Africa

For many years, African travelers have flooded Dubai and Paris for their shopping needs. But today, the tides are gradually shifting as most major cities in Africa have been transformed into mega shopping malls, offering best-in-class shopping opportunities to millions of people from around the world.  From Nigeria to...

Off the coast of Tanzania is situated Zanzibar, a majestic city radiating charm and adventure. Without a doubt, only few destinations in Africa can match the beauty of this jewel in the Indian Ocean. But whether you are visiting Zanzibar for business or leisure, here are five things to know before you visit...

The Gambia may have recently endured a rough patch in her democratic experience, but the coast is now clear for travelers who want to experience this city of sunshine, birdlife and clear beaches. As a confirmation, leading travel advisors are urging tourists all over the world to come explore this smiling coast of...

On a sunny day, a middle-aged man decked in a free-flowing caftan sits on a mat in an open tetragon. He is playing a fipple flute to the delight of swirling snakes, all twisting and flapping their creepy heads before a waiting crowd. A group of tourists – most of them standing a few feet away – watch in awe. This is...

It’s almost difficult to imagine. A group of people puts heads together, and after hours of deliberation, comes up with the name of a state called Michigan, meaning “hell.” Then what would you say about the state named “Oregon” in the US which means “boring”. You think that’s weird? But there are also the perplexing...