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Senegal: Tumult and Hospitality

Senegal: Tumult and Hospitality
Senegal: It's not for the faint of heart, but it's a place of amazing music and unforgettable hospitality. A journey from Dakar to Ile de Goree and by boat to Ziguinchor.

Uganda: Playing Music with Pygmies

Uganda: Playing Music with Pygmies
Uganda: Margie Goldsmith plays blues harmonica with a tribe of Pygmies in the Virunga Mountains.

Namibia: Chasing Rhinos on African Time

Namibia: Chasing Rhinos on African Time
Namibia | Tracking Rhinos in Namibian African Time

Broken Stela in Axum, Ethiopia

Broken Stela in Axum, Ethiopia
Broken Stela in Axum, Ethopia.

Traditional thatched hut in the Rift Valley in Ethiopia

Traditional thatched hut in the Rift Valley in Ethiopia
Traditional thatched hut in the rift valley Ethopia.

Market Day in Ethiopia

Market Day in Ethiopia
Market day in Ethopia.

Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town, South Africa
Cape town, South Africa.

Kruger National Park in South Africa

Kruger National Park in South Africa
Kruger national park in South Africa.

The Blyde River Canyon in South Africa

The Blyde River Canyon in South Africa
The Blyde river canyon in South Africa.

The home of the Ark of the Covenant in Axum, Ethiopia

The home of the Ark of the Covenant in Axum, Ethiopia
The home of the ark of the covenant in Axum Ethopia.

A Child Plays on an Old Italian Tank in Ethiopia

A Child Plays on an Old Italian Tank in Ethiopia
A child plays on an old Italian tank in Ethopia.

A Church Hewn From Bedrock in Lalibela, Ethiopia

A Church Hewn From Bedrock in Lalibela, Ethiopia
A church hewn from bedrock in Lelibela, Ethopia.

Rowboats on Lake Tana in Ethiopia

Rowboats on Lake Tana in Ethiopia
Rowboats on Lake Tana, Ethopia.

Mules for the Climb to Ashetan Maryam in Ethiopia

Mules for the Climb to Ashetan Maryam in Ethiopia
Mules for the climb to Ashetan Maryam, Ethopia.

Palaces in Gonder, Ethiopia

Palaces in Gonder, Ethiopia
Palaces in Gonder, Ethopia.

Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria

Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria
Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria.

Church Square, Pretoria

Church Square, Pretoria
Church Square, Pretoria.

Egypt: Who WAS King Tut?

Egypt: Who WAS King Tut?
Egypt: Mary O'Brien travels to Egypt and visits the Great Pyramids at Giza, the Sphinx, the Valley of the Kings and the temples at Luxor and Karnak.

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Northern Ethiopia: Nothing Like Disneyworld, A Place Unlike any Other

Northern Ethiopia: Nothing Like Disneyworld, A Place Unlike any Other
Northern Ethiopia: Kent St. John journeys to northern Ethiopia and visits ancient monasteries high in the mountains.

Burkina Faso: From Holy Catfish to Percusso Picassos

Burkina Faso: From Holy Catfish to Percusso Picassos
Burkina Faso: David Rich travels to Burkina Faso where he sacrifices three chickens to the sacred catfish (no kidding) and listens to eclectic percussive jazz in the capital of Ouagadougou.

Chefchaouen, Morocco: A Magical Dreamscape

Chefchaouen, Morocco: A Magical Dreamscape
Chefchaouen, Morocco: Ann Banks visits Chefchaouen, a picturesque town in the Rif Mountains in northern Morocco where everything is painted different shades of blue.
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David Rich's Egyptian Photo Gallery

David Rich's Egyptian Photo Gallery
Egypt: David Rich makes a visit to Egyptian museums and historic sites including the Western Oases and includes his usual fantastic photographs.

Morocco: Running Hot and Cold

Morocco: Running Hot and Cold
Morocco: Inka Piegsa-Quischotte visits the Riad Altair in Marrakesh, Morocco, and takes an excursion through the Atlas Mountains to Ouarzazte.

Into a Still Country: On Safari in Namibia

Into a Still Country: On Safari in Namibia
Janis Turk takes a two-week wildlife safari across Namibia, and she is struck with the brightness of the stars and the all-encompassing stillness.

Visiting Morocco: Some Tips for the First-Time Traveler | GoNOMAD.com

Visiting Morocco: Some Tips for the First-Time Traveler | GoNOMAD.com
Morocco: Gabriel Forsythe writes about his trip to Morocco and offers some tips for first-time travelers.

Good Golly, I Sure Do Miss Mali

Good Golly, I Sure Do Miss Mali
Mali: David Rich describes the colorful country of Mali including the capital, Timbuktu.

Inside Egypt: The Mummy, the Pyramids and Me

Inside Egypt: The Mummy, the Pyramids and Me
Egypt: Ed Wetschler overcomes his claustrophobia to climb through narrow passageways to the center of Khafre's pyramid in Egypt.

Kenya: Living the Simple Life in Sigomere

Kenya: Living the Simple Life in Sigomere
Kenya: Marianne Stenger enjoys a glimpse of the 'real' Africa during her visit to the village of Sigomere in the Ugenya district of Kenya.

From Camels to Cows: An Overland Trip Through Algeria

From Camels to Cows: An Overland Trip Through Algeria
Algeria: Tom Coote and his wife Nong Buff take an overland trip through Annaba, Constantine and El-Oued in Algeria, where they find spectacular scenery, historic architecture and friendly locals.

Uganda Animal Scenes-photo gallery

Uganda Animal Scenes-photo gallery
Wild Uganda. Shara Johnson's striking photos of animals and landscapes of Uganda.

Botswana: A Safari on the Okavango Delta

Botswana: A Safari on the Okavango Delta
Botswana: Danielle Gerard goes on safari in the Okavango Delta in Botswana, where she sees warthogs and lions and gets lost in the jungle.

South Africa's' Chacma Baboons In Danger of Extinction

South Africa's' Chacma Baboons In Danger of Extinction
South Africa: Lorna Thomas describes efforts to save the Chacma baboons of South Africa.

Namibia's Harnas Wildlife Sanctuary: Noah's Ark in the Desert

Namibia's Harnas Wildlife Sanctuary: Noah's Ark in the Desert
Namibia:Cindy-Lou Dale visits a unique wildlife sanctuary in Namibia dedicated to preserving both wildlife and the culture of the Bushmen tribes.

Kapama Lodge, South Africa: Predators and Prey

Kapama Lodge, South Africa: Predators and Prey
Jim Prevet takes us on a five-day photo safari at Kapama Lodge in South Africa, viewing lions, elephants, giraffes, wildebeests, springboks, zebras and lots of other animals.

On Safari from Kenya to Tanzania

On Safari from Kenya to Tanzania
A safari from Kenya to Tanzania yields plenty of 'Big Five' views including cheetah, lions, elephants, giraffes and ibis.

Oudtshoorn, South Africa: Ostrich Rides and Animal Encounters

Oudtshoorn, South Africa: Ostrich Rides and Animal Encounters
Oudtshoorn, South Africa: Carly Blatt rides an ostrich and gets up close and personal with cheetahs, tigers and crocodiles Cango Wildlife Ranch in Oudtshoorn, South Africa.

Animal Care in Egypt: Working for Working Animals

Animal Care in Egypt: Working for Working Animals
Animal Care in Egypt: Working for Working Animals

Mozambique: Traveling a Dangerous Road

Mozambique: Traveling a Dangerous Road
Mozambique: Pip Strickland takes an overland journey by train from south to North to Isle de Mozambique.

Travel to Help Endangered Animals Abroad

Travel to Help Endangered Animals Abroad
Have you ever wanted to pair travelling with animals? Try a journey abroad to work with endangered species!

The Festival of the Sahara: Galloping Stallions, Camel Wrestling and Rabbit Chases

The Festival of the Sahara: Galloping Stallions, Camel Wrestling and Rabbit Chases
Tunisia: Sony Stark goes to the Festival of the Sahara in Tunisia, celebrating bedouin traditions with great horsemanship, traditional dancing, acrobats, snake handlers, camel wrestling and rabbit hun ...

 
 


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