Features - Africa
While it might be best known for its extreme heat, legionnaires, and whale sharks, Djibouti is also a land of stark, otherworldly beauty. Writer James Kessler ventures off the beaten path to explore the far corners of this tiny, fascinating country in the Horn of Africa.
luxe - Ol Jogi, Kenya
If ever you wished you could witness the brilliant scenery of Sydney Pollack’s Out of Africa first-hand, Ol Jogi, located just 45 minutes by charter plane from Nairobi, will take you right to the centre of it all.
Articles - Africa
Egypt - Ramadan in Cairo
Dallia M. Abdelmoniem, a resident of Cairo for more than 15 years, reflects on the joys of spending Ramadan in one of the worlds busiest cities.
weekend away - Djibouti
Only a two-hour drive from Djibouti city youll find yourself in the midst of an impressive landscape, surrounded by a volcanic backdrop, salt lakes, and lava fields.
wish list - Kwandwe Private Game Reserve, South Africa
Kwandwe Private Game Reserve comprises just 22 rooms split between four small Relais & Chateaux accredited lodges. The 22,000 hectares of wilderness are home to the ‘big five’, as well as a diverse number of smaller and more unusual species.
Rock Art and Rooibos
Cape Town resident Lucy Corne invites us to sample a slice of scenic South Africa in one of her favourite spots, the Cederberg Mountains.
Kasbah du Toubkal, Morocco
Those seeking to experience authentic Morocco should head to Kasbah du Toubkal, a boutique hotel situated in the foothills of Mount Toubkal in the High Atlas Mountains.
weekend away - Wonchi Crater Lake
A pleasant drive west of Addis Ababa, Wonchi crater lake offers panoramic views from the cone’s expansive rim and serene, secluded paths that wind through its verdant interior .
From old British colonial style to modern safari chic, bring a taste of the wild into your home with a safari-styled interior.
three great places - Algiers
A confluence of cuisines awaits in Algiers, where Berber history collides with French cooking techniques to create a unique blend of elegantly prepared Mediterranean dishes served in relaxed environments.