Monthly Archives: August 2013

Forget Paris, fall in love with Accra – CNN.com

Forget Paris, fall in love with Accra – CNN.com. With only a 45 minute flight separating Lagos and Accra, you’d think I’d have been to Ghana at least once in my 22-year existence. Unfortunately until July 2013, the concepts holiday … Continue reading

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Tourist precinct for Cape Agulhas – SouthAfrica.info

Tourist precinct for Cape Agulhas – SouthAfrica.info. South African National Parks (SANParks) has opened a kilometre-long boardwalk linking the Cape Agulhas lighthouse with the southernmost tip of Africa – the point in the Western Cape where the Indian and Atlantic … Continue reading

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Virgin Atlantic adds daily direct London to Cape Town flight | News24

Virgin Atlantic adds daily direct London to Cape Town flight | News24. Cape Town – Virgin Atlantic is set to resume its seasonal non-stop service with daily flights connecting London and Cape Town on October 27.

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Rosie on Vimeo

Rosie on Vimeo on Vimeo via Rosie on Vimeo. From the 2012 Trans Africa Expedition – a short video from Fred Jones.

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Fall for the rugged terrain of Southern Africa | Travel | Travel News and Holiday Deals | | Herald Sun

A REMARKABLY diverse region fused by its prolific wildlife, breathtaking landscapes and remnants of a fascinating ancient culture, Southern Africa will etch itself on to your heart. via Fall for the rugged terrain of Southern Africa | Travel | Travel … Continue reading

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Guinea-Bissau: Travels in One of Africa’s Poorest Countries | Rachel Stern

Guinea-Bissau: Travels in One of Africa's Poorest Countries | Rachel Stern. The torrential rains began in Bissau, and women and children ran nearly naked into the street, equipped with soap. Even in the capital of the West African country of … Continue reading

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More tourists planning visits|Africa|chinadaily.com.cn

More tourists planning visits|Africa|chinadaily.com.cn. Before Su Li, a 45-year-old manager of a travel agency in Yunnan province, went to Kenya in August with her family and clients, she was concerned the scenes in such a remote place might disappoint her … Continue reading

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Nine out of 10 travelers around the world can’t leave home without a gadget – AfricanBrains

Nine out of 10 travelers around the world can't leave home without a gadget – AfricanBrains. The need to stay connected at every corner of the globe, has made technology both a trusty companion and an indispensable resource for leisure … Continue reading

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Capetown World Design Capital | Cape Of Good Looks

Capetown World Design Capital | Cape Of Good Looks. Cape Town, blessed with natural beauty many African cities only dream of, is using design to reshape a city with a troubled past. Read more: http://www.smh.com.au/travel/cape-of-good-looks-20130807-2rg4h.html#ixzz2bY1QVgWP

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Travel: Bring Paul Theroux’s The Last Train To Zona Verde to life | Metro News

For more than half a century, he has been traversing continents – often overland by way of ‘old buses’ and ‘beaten-up trains’ – extolling the virtues of striking out on your own. via Travel: Bring Paul Theroux’s The Last Train … Continue reading

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