Posts Tagged ‘Destinations Africa’

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...

It’s 6:30a.m in the wilds of Masai Mara in Kenya, and your day begins first with the deep, bellowing sound of falcons and kestrels interspersed with chirping insects. From a distance, the coaxing echoes of hippos in a quiet lake stabs the silence. And then, you spring out of your bed in readiness to take on the morning...

The January 2011 uprising and subsequent tensions in the country may have discouraged a handful of tourists from exploring Egypt. But recent developments suggest that now is the best time to experience the pristine aura of the land of the pharaohs. As a confirmation, many European countries such as Belgium, Italy and...

You ever wondered what Morocco means? The Yorubas definitely have a different interpretation of this word by merely pronouncing it Mo ro ko! (Now that was on a lighter note) In the real sense, the name “Morocco” conjures up images of large portions of deserts, fascinating coastlines, rugged mountains and rocks. But...

In the words of Prince William – “It’s where the stewardship of nature is taken seriously” It’s no wonder it’s on CNN, National Geographic and Conde Nasts’ list for ‘World’s TOP Beach.’ It’s the jewel in the crown of East Africa’s islands and a heavenly holiday haven. Nestled against lush hills, granite boulders and...