Central Africa Travel Articles

 
Logging the Congo – Republic of Congo
Logging the Congo – Republic of Congo home_aug19_camp.jpgWitt Sparks gets a fir
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Congo, Republic of Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Congo, Republic of Where is it?: The Republic of Congo sits in western Africa, bordering the South Atlantic Ocean, between Angola and Gabon Why do people go here?: Like many other war ravaged countries in Africa, the Republic of Congo has potential, but with a civil war, it’s advised not to travel […]
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Democratic Republic of Congo Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Democratic Republic of Congo Where is it?: Democratic Republic lies in central Africa, northeast of Angola. Why do people go here?: To fight wars! Although the DRC has huge potential for travelers, because of an ongoing civil war, it’s harzardous to travel throughout the region. What are the main entry points?: You […]
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Central African Republic Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Central African Republic Where is it?: Central Africa Republic is north of Democratic Republic of the Congo Why do people go here?: Central Africa Republic is truly off the beaten path, with very isolated communities, great wildlife and all of things that make it “real Africa.” What are the main entry points?: […]
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The Valley of Eden – Central African Republic
The Valley of Eden Central African Republic The heat was like a furnace. Sweat evaporated instantly. Our clothes burned on our skin. We sought shelter under the tarpaulin spread over the lorry, and relief in the breeze as we shot across the Savannah. We had not encountered any people for days. We were short of […]
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Gorillas in the Mist – Uganda, Rwanda, Democratic Republic of Congo
Gorillas in the Mist Uganda, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo To spend an hour with one of nature’s great species and one of our closest relatives is an experience like no other on this earth. Mountain gorillas are an endangered species. There are only 650 left in the wild jungles, in a […]
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Gorillas in Zaire – Parc National des Virunga, Congo
With fake ID in hand, Justin Pushman spent an hour
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Stuck in a Stupid Canoe – Congo
A canoe safari can be a dangerous activity. Stepha
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Kinshasa: Food Scarce, But Guitars Abound
In making guitars, the love of music is a labor of
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