Africa Category Archives


Africa is the largest continent on earth and also the one with the highest population.

Many people speak about Africa as if it would be a country although there are 54 very different countries on the African continent.

Find here information about several African countries to plan your next trip to this amazing continent.

Preparing And Packing For An African Safari

By |2018-09-02T22:58:36+02:00February 29th, 2016|Africa, Travel Tips|

Going on an African safari pretty much tops everyone’s travel bucket list. There is almost no man on Earth who has not dreamt of cruising through the open savannah and meeting lions, elephants and other animals face to face. Still, dreaming is very distant from doing, and there is a bunch of ‘what ifs’ along the way. The only [...]

Chefchaouen – The Blue City in the Green Mountains

By |2018-07-27T12:09:38+02:00August 7th, 2012|Africa, Morocco|

From Tanger I take the bus to Chefchaouen, a small city in the northwest of Morocco. It is situated in the Rif Mountains and about 110 kilometers distant to Tanger. It takes three hours by bus and costs 45 DH (~ 4 €). Chefchaouen is pretty famous for its blue buildings. The name refers to the shapes of the [...]

Tanger, the Gateway to Africa

By |2019-03-27T11:17:28+02:00August 6th, 2012|Africa, Morocco|

Today is the start of a new adventure. I take the boat from Tarifa to Tanger in Morocco. It costs 34 Euro and takes about 35 minutes. Morocco is so close to Europe but yet so far away. It is my second time in Africa; I have been already to Egypt, however the first time that I travel there [...]