10 Interesting Kalahari Desert Facts

10 Interesting Kalahari Desert Facts

The Kalahari Desert is a large semi-arid sandy savannah in Southern Africa. One of the most interesting Kalahari Desert facts is that it is not a desert in the strictest sense of the word, as it receives too much...
Adventures And Activities At Victoria Falls

Adventures And Activities At Victoria Falls

Lizzie Williams, December 18, 2014 Category: Highlight of the Month
The mighty Victoria Falls is one of Africa’s most awe-inspiring sights, and the region around them on both the Zimbabwe and Zambia sides is also a fabulous playground for thrill seekers and nature lovers alike.
Mount Elgon National Park

Mount Elgon National Park

Lizzie Williams, September 8, 2014 Category: Highlight of the Month
Straddling the Uganda-Kenya border, 120 kilometres northeast of Lake Victoria, Mount Elgon is the eighth highest mountain in Africa and has the largest surface area of any extinct volcano in the world.
Adventure at Bujagali

Adventure at Bujagali

Lizzie Williams, July 14, 2014 Category: Highlight of the Month
Jinja is a prominent town on Uganda’s share of Lake Victoria and is the source of the River Nile, and the scenic waters around Bujagali just upstream, are East Africa’s playground for adventure activities.
Fun in the Sand at Namibia’s Favourite Coastal Resort

Fun in the Sand at Namibia’s Favourite Coastal Resort

Lizzie Williams, April 21, 2014 Category: Highlight of the Month
Surrounded by the giant sand dunes of the Namib Desert, and on the west side by the icy waters of the Atlantic, Swakopmund is Namibia’s top destination for adventure activities.
Great Zimbabwe is the Largest Stone Structure South of the Sahara

Great Zimbabwe is the Largest Stone Structure South of the Sahara

One of the most extraordinary manmade remains in Africa, Great Zimbabwe is a mystical city built of granite stones and was thought to be built by the ancestors of modern Zimbabweans. Zimbabwe, after which the country was named, means ‘houses of stone’ in the...
The scale and power of the Fish River Canyon

The scale and power of the Fish River Canyon

Lizzie Williams, January 28, 2014 Category: Highlight of the Month
Experience an overwhelming sense of solitude from the viewpoints at the top, or splash around in the bubbling hot springs at the bottom, of the gaping chasm that is Namibia’s splendid Fish River Canyon.