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The Perfect 2 Day Itinerary for Jinja, Uganda

By on Published: April 12, 2018 | Last Updated: April 14, 2020 in Africa, UGANDA with 6 Comments
The Perfect 2 Day Itinerary for Jinja, Uganda

The adventure capital of East Africa, the town of Jinja in Uganda certainly isn’t short of adrenaline-pumping things to do! Set at the Source of the White Nile, river-based activities (unsurprisingly) take the main stage here, but the stunning scenery and great community of Jinja, Uganda also means there’s a lot to enjoy out the […]

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Top 10 Things to Do in Cairo

By on Published: April 11, 2018 | Last Updated: February 26, 2020 in Africa, EGYPT with 4 Comments
Top 10 Things to Do in Cairo

The 2nd largest city in Africa, there’s no doubt that Cairo has a reputation that proceeds it. But what that reputation is can differ widely depending on who you’re speaking to. Yes, love it or hate it, Cairo is a city that seems to divide opinion like no other. And for that reason, I’m calling […]

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15 Amazing Things to do in Khartoum, Sudan

By on Published: April 2, 2018 | Last Updated: March 31, 2020 in Africa, SUDAN with 32 Comments
15 Amazing Things to do in Khartoum, Sudan

The basically untravelled capital in an untravelled country, I really did not have high hopes when I arrived into Khartoum – my first stop in Sudan. Actually, I felt pretty nervous about this city, what with my lack of Arabic, lack of Lonely Planet and lack of any idea about what to expect! However, I […]

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Why the Serengeti Will Blow Your Mind!

By on Published: March 29, 2018 | Last Updated: March 16, 2020 in Africa, TANZANIA with 4 Comments
Why the Serengeti Will Blow Your Mind!

Whichever way you look at it, Serengeti is one of the greats! When many of us dream of an African Safari adventure, it’s the Serengeti our minds turn to – exotic images of roaming giant mammals striding through the Savannah grass under a big African sky filling our visual imagination. And you know what? It’s […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Gorilla Trekking Uganda

By on Published: March 26, 2018 | Last Updated: March 31, 2020 in Africa, UGANDA with 9 Comments
The Ultimate Guide to Gorilla Trekking Uganda

It’s got to be one of those ultimate bucket list travel numbers. A top 10 hit for sure! Hasn’t it?! At least I know it was one of mine. And thankfully I can say gorilla trekking in Uganda, lived up to each and every expectation I had. From the amazing images I captured, to the […]

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An Oasis in the Sudanese Desert : Meroe Camp & Nubian Rest House

By on Published: March 21, 2018 | Last Updated: March 31, 2020 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, SUDAN with 6 Comments
An Oasis in the Sudanese Desert : Meroe Camp & Nubian Rest House

When most of people think of Sudan they certainly do not picture unique, luxury resorts in the desert. More often than not, it’s fearful and negative images they conjure up instead – concerns about safety, security and cleanliness above all. Sitting under a blanket of stars, safe and warm, deep in the desert as the […]

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My Best Safari in Africa Award Goes To…

By on Published: March 15, 2018 | Last Updated: March 16, 2020 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, KENYA with 10 Comments
My Best Safari in Africa Award Goes To…

From the off, can I just reiterate that this is a highly coveted award. I don’t go handing these out willy nilly you know. And it’s clear the competition is tough. Indeed choosing a winner, has been as a result of experiencing the world’s crème de la crème. Yes the stakes are high and the […]

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The 10 Best Things to Do in Uganda

By on Published: March 12, 2018 | Last Updated: March 31, 2020 in Africa, UGANDA with 4 Comments
The 10 Best Things to Do in Uganda

Deep in the central belt of East Africa, the landlocked country of Uganda is a delight for African travellers. Boasting some incredible wildlife experiences and a warm tropical climate, the lush green landscape you’ll find here can be a relief if you’ve been spending a lot of time in the dry, hot and arid other […]

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EVERYTHING You Need to Know About Travel in Ethiopia

By on Published: March 8, 2018 | Last Updated: April 7, 2020 in Africa, ETHIOPIA with 76 Comments
EVERYTHING You Need to Know About Travel in Ethiopia

It’s not often I return to a country more than once. In fact, it’s basically never. There’s just too much other stuff to see in the world. But once, just once, I had to make an exception and that exception was, of course, for my beloved Ethiopia. Yes here I am, back in the horn […]

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The 7 Best Things to Do in Rwanda

By on Published: March 1, 2018 | Last Updated: March 31, 2020 in Africa, RWANDA with 2 Comments
The 7 Best Things to Do in Rwanda

A tiny little country in East Africa, Rwanda nevertheless holds its own in a continent jam-packed full of sensational locations. With some of the friendliest people of all (my arm actually got sore from waving so much!), Rwanda has nevertheless had a chequered and tragic recent history that can’t be ignored. Discovering its story and […]

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