While Dengue Fever is by no means a new phenomenon, over the past few decades it has become more widely known and understood. A relatively recent increase in the number of reported cases among world travelers has led to higher interest in the disease among the general population.
Israel's beauty combined with its religious and political history make it a fascinating destination for travelers. However, the constantly changing political landscape often makes travel into Israel difficult. Always check with the U.S. Department of State for current travel warnings before you leav
Djenne Mali. Travel guide to Djenne home of the world's biggest mud-brick building, the Grande Mosque. Information on how to get to Djenne, where to stay, tours to Djenne and more.
One of South Africa's oldest and grandest vineyards, Constantia wine was world famous in the 18th century. These days it is making a comeback. Groot Constantia is a magnificent Cape-Dutch mansion and a visit makes a wonderful day out from Cape Town.
Planning Your Africa Safari. Guide to help you plan the right safari in Africa. Find out what style of accommodation and tour is right for you and your dream African safari. This guide to Safari styles will help you decide what suits your safari needs and provides tour recommendations.
The Panari has views of Nairobi National Park and its wildlife.giraffe image by Fotocie from Fotolia.comThe Panari Hotel is a new hotel development in Nairobi, Kenya, which acts as a transit airport for Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA). It is also the headquarters of the Kenya...
The Inkosana Lodge, in the Drakensberg is the perfect place to stay before and after your hike. Set in the Champagne Valley, this backpacker lodge is convenient, inexpensive and very friendly.
Eastern Cape is one of the most fascinating of South Africa's provinces, its coast covering both the famed Garden Route and the Wild Coast, while inland there are the gentle green hills of the Settler Country round Grahamstown and the harsher semi-desert of the Karoo. It is the Xhosa homeland w
November Festivals and Events in Africa include a film festival in Cape Town, a Durbar festival in Ghana, a carnival in Mombasa (Kenya) and more.
Sport fishing for tigerfish on the Zambezi River in Zimbabwe or Zambia is an experience never to be forgotten. The tigerfish is found in many rivers in Africa, and its unique coloring -- silvery body with black stripes and red fins -- is unmistakable. It has a row of fierce teeth, grows to around 20
The Egyptian pyramids, Nile River excursions and the hustle and bustle of Cairo's streets can take the breath out of any traveler. Taking a trip to Egypt is a memory that will last for a lifetime. Though you must be prepared for tourist traps, out-of-control taxis and communication problems with loc
West Africa generally refers to a group of 16 countries in the northwest corner of the continent: Benin, Burkina, Cape Verde, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo. West Africa occupies the Bulge of Africa, spread
Tripoli; image, facts and travel information about Libya's capital city, North Africa
Nigeria is a West Africa nation of about 149,229,090 citizens. It is the most populous country in Africa. Its capital city is Abuja and Lagos is its largest city. The official language is English but there are many other languages and dialects spoken there. Nigeria is bordered by Niger, Benin, Chad
Mosque in Alexandria, Egypt.Mosque at Alexandria Egypt image by TekinT from Fotolia.comAlexandria, Egypt, hosts a variety of excursions for tourists and native Alexandrians alike. Referred to as the Pearl of the Mediterranean, Alexandria has beautiful beaches, gardens, and historical...