Africa Travel Articles

 
The Nairobi Backpackers’ Experience
The Nairobi Backpackers’ Experience Often visitors view passing through Nairobi as a necessary weigh station on their way to a safari or the beach; however, the city has many attractions and amenities that merit a second glance.
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The Hunt for the “Real Africa”
The Hunt for the “Real Africa” Many people travel to Africa in hopes of capturing the continent's unique natural beauty and getting a taste of it's traditional cultures....but is that all there is to traveling in Africa?
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Surfing Spots in Capetown
Surfing Spots in Capetown Cape Town has been one of the hottest tourist destinations of today and many people are dying to come over and have a glimpse of its wonderful and natural beauty. Nikko Marasigan could help you get the best adventure in extreme water sports by providing you some of the best surf spots in Capetown City that every out-going adventurers should know about.
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Saving Kenya’s Black Rhinos
Saving Kenya’s Black Rhinos For an "on-the-ground" wildlife experience, Dawn Kane recommends the Earthwatch tour "Saving Kenya's Black Rhinos" in Kenya.
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A Blonde Obrouni in Ghana
A Blonde Obrouni in Ghana Described as the "Africa for Beginners", Krissy proves that even the most beginner "Obrounis" will feel welcome in the unorthodox country of Ghana.
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Desert Driving in the Land of Open Spaces – Namib Desert, Namibia
Desert Driving in the Land of Open Spaces – Namib Desert, Namibia Want to get away from it all? Barney Lyons shares some experiences about how to escape from the rat race for a while and best enjoy the open spaces of Namibia….
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Valley of the Whales – Fayoum Province, Egypt
Valley of the Whales – Fayoum Province, Egypt Treading the desert to explore an ocean bed that is rich with 40 million year-old whale skeletons and other extinct creatures is a unique experience. Azza Abdel Aziz tells you more about the Valley of the Whales in the western desert of Egypt; a world heritage site that narrates an unrivaled story about the evolution of species in an open air museum.
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Shades of Gray – Living as a Local in Cape Town, South Africa
Shades of Gray – Living as a Local in Cape Town, South Africa Authenticity doesn't come without its challenges. Shannon Whitehead finds out first-hand while tackling Cape Town's taxi system.
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Market Mayhem in Luxor, Egypt
Market Mayhem in Luxor, Egypt Nothing beats the buzz of a local market and in a third world country it's all the more thrilling. Missj takes us to the markets of Luxor.
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Eight reasons to visit South Africa during the World Cup
Eight reasons to visit South Africa during the World Cup People from all over the world will converge on South Africa next year for the World Cup. Even if you aren't a big soccer fan, Travis Clark thinks that it will be one of the premier travel events of 2010.
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