Category: Travel guides

From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Kariba O’Five 1

In 1955 after a decade of indecision, the former colonial government of modern-day Zambia and Zimbabwe pushed through its controversial p|an to build a much needed hydroelectric dam at Kariba. Withih a year work had begun on one of the greatest engineering feats in the history of Africa. For more than three years the formerly […]

Liberian Walk Tour 1

As with every city, Monrovia’s ancestors and historical areas have left their footprints in architectural styles. new Liberian friend, Lawrence ‘Saha’, invites me on a walking tour of this capital on the rebound. AlthOugh of university age, Lawrence is finishing up his high school studies and already has the sky’s-the-limit attitude. Dressed in an outfit […]

Kariba Five’O 2

Boarding a converted Fishing rig at Lake View resort on the Zambian side of the lake, we putter to the unspoilt island of Chikanka. Cutting quietly around Chete, Kariba’s largest island, elephants Forage its grasslands while hippos break surface with the hydraulic hiss of escaping air and skulking crocodiles slip grudgingly off warm sandbanks. Chikanka’s […]