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Visit Ethiopia to See These Astounding Underground Churches

Ethiopia is likely the last place you’d think to take a family vacation, but the media has cloaked many of the country’s o...


Thought an African Safari Was Out of Your Budget? Think Again.

If you've dreamt of going on an exotic African safari but thought it was out of your budget, think again. It is possible t...


6 Outstanding Parks for the African Safari Hopper

The parks and reserves of eastern and southern Africa offer so many safari options, it’s a challenge to pick just one. So ...


The Ngorongoro Crater: The Best Place to Animal Watch in Africa

This bowl of animal soup supports possibly the largest permanent concentration of wildlife in Africa—with a year-round sou...


Would You Dare? Take a Dip in the Devil's Pool

There is a small window of opportunity, when the dry season ends, and the mighty Victoria Falls at its most shallow, that adventure-seekers can swim on the edge of the Devil's Pool. A small eddy of water on the rim of a waterfall is a bucket list must and the only to get extra close to one of the seven natural wonders of the world.


Building Muscles and Saving Elephants in Namibia

During a two-week stint with the NGO Elephant Human Relations Aid (EHRA), volunteers can make a tangible difference in the...

Cape Town

48 Hours in Cape Town

With the great Table Mountain providing the backdrop for this stunning seaside port city, Cape Town is an outdoor lover's ...


Brush up on Your Rabat Facts Before Heading to Morocco

Though the city is a touch more laid back then many of its contemporaries in the area, travelers may want to brush up on a...