Mount Elgon National Park, Kenya

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An extinct volcano straddling the border between K

Morocco: Through the Eyes of a Local

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Nancy Wang visited Morocco with her native boyfrie

Masai Mara, Kenya

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Home to the spectacular Wildebeest Migration, one

Lake Turkana, Northern Kenya

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Also known as the Jade Sea, this lake is in an ext

Wonderful Watamu, Kenya

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A beach village with national parks and archeologi

Terjit Oasis: Greenery in the Heart of the Desert
(2 of 4)

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Ampara at the foot of the cliff Lunch is in the form of a platter of spaghetti: tomato and onion and the usual tough meat. Afterwards, we lounge on mattresses, picking soft sweet tree-ripened dates from a bowl and sipping beautiful cold clear clean water taken straight from a bucket placed beneath the cliff’s overhang […]

Terjit Oasis: Greenery in the Heart of the Desert
(1 of 4)

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Greenery in the heart of the Mauritanian desert.

Terjit Oasis: Greenery in the Heart of the Desert
(3 of 4)

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Around three p.m., after the full ferocity of the sun had eased, I stroll to the village for a look around. The Land Rover is there, but there is no other sign of life. Some kids gather around me, especially a little girl who wants many lifts up, and more swing-arounds. The Land Rover is […]

Terjit Oasis: Greenery in the Heart of the Desert
(4 of 4)

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By chance, I spot lying in the sand a pinless hairclip with a pair of red glass jewels and when later a small child is being shoved around by a group requesting cadeaux, she gets the item as a reward for not pestering me and a message to the pests. She is happy, but not […]

The Moon and the Music (1 of 2)

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Waiting for the moon to end the fast of Ramadan in