Two girls walking in the street in Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Touring Around Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo - in Pictures

Goma is a buzzing border town in the eastern part of Africa’s biggest state;…


Elephant orphans adore their the Keepers of The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

Adopt an Orphaned Elephant From The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

Before Christmas, we’ve usually been pondering between ingenious travel gadgets…


Masindi Hotel in Uganda has hosted Hemingway, Hepburn, Bogart, and other celebrities

Sight of the Week: Historical Masindi Hotel, Uganda

Masindi Hotel in western Uganda has hosted Ernest Hemingway, Katharine Hepburn,…


Sailing on the explosive Lake Kivu from Kibuye to Kamembe

Sailing Through the Explosive Lake Kivu in Rwanda

We had heard dreadful stories about Lake Kivu, a killer lake that could explode…


View towards Zambezi River from the private pool of Royal Zambezi Lodge

Best Safari Lodges in Zambia – Our Top 4 Picks

Which are the traits behind the best safari lodges in Zambia? How to decide…


The Murchison Falls itself, Uganda

The Mighty Murchison Falls and its National Park in Uganda

Murchison Falls National Park is the biggest national park in Uganda.…


Idi Amin's Pakuba Lodge ruins in Murchison Falls, Uganda

Exploring the Ruins of Pakuba, Idi Amin’s Favorite Safari Lodge

Visiting the ruins of Pakuba Lodge, Idi Amin’s favorite hideaway, is a rare…


Winning My Fear of Water at White Water Rafting on the Zambezi River in Zambia

The town of Livingstone at the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe is one of the…


White Water Rafting on the Zambezi River, Zambia [VIDEO]

When in Livingstone, one of the world’s adventure capitals, don’t…


Canoe safari in Lower Zambezi National Park, Zambia

Canoe Safari on the Scenic Zambezi River, Zambia

Canoe safari on the Zambezi offers the most serene version of “game…


Niina catching her tigerfish in Lower Zambezi National Park, Zambia

Catching the Iconic Tigerfish on the Zambezi River in Zambia

Catching the famous tigerfish on the Zambezi River is one of the…


The hanging and swaying Nyungwe canopy walkway, Rwanda

Canopy Trekking in Nyungwe Forest, Rwanda

Nyungwe Forest is an acclaimed chimpanzee trekking destination, but it’s also…


Visit single origin specialty coffee farm in Rwandan mountains

Hunting the Best Specialty Coffee Beans in Rwanda

I fell in love with the distinctive red berry aromas of Rwandan coffee a month…


Lion family in Serengeti National Park, Tanzania

Visit Serengeti in March for Baby Animals and Predators in Action

Serengeti National Park is one of the best places on earth to witness the…


Nyinambuga Crater Lake – can you see the roof of Ndali Lodge upon a hill?

Soothing Visit to the Crater Lakes of Uganda

Fort Portal area in Western Uganda has one of the densest concentrations of…


Naabi Hill lookout upon the plains of Serengeti

Sight of the Week: Naabi Hill Lookout in Serengeti

On arrival at the Serengeti National Park, don’t miss Naabi Hill lookout. A…


A view from the bungee platform of the Victoria Falls Bridge, Zambia

How Bungee Off the Victoria Falls Bridge Knocked Down My Fear of Heights

I’m standing on the Victoria Falls Bridge in a tight bungee harness,…


Eternal flame outside the Genocide Memorial Center in Kigali, Rwanda

When Reality Slaps You in the Face in the Genocide Memorial in Kigali, Rwanda

 When you realize that the genocide of Rwanda happened only about 20 years ago,…


Dominate male lion in Lower Zambezi National Park, Zambia

How to Save the Declining Lion Population of East Africa

Although big cats are easy to find in Serengeti, the lion populations are…


The Victoria Falls Bridge seen from Livingstone, Zambia

Bungee Jumping in Victoria Falls Bridge, Zambia (VIDEO)

We toured around Zambia in November and also visited Livingstone, which is said…