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The Gambia Food & Beverage Festival 5th-6th May 2017

The Gambia Tourism Board is hosting its annual Food & Beverage Festival on the 5th and 6th May 2017 in Kololi, The Gambia.

Marrakech made easy

Marrakech made easy

Marrakech is set to become an even more fashionable destination in 2017 with a new museum dedicated to Yves Saint Laurent's personal collection slated to open later this year in the Jardin Majorelle, one of Africa's most visited gardens.

Take a break to Brexit proof Morocco

Take a break to Brexit proof Morocco

As the dust continues to settle following the surprise Brexit vote and the pound continues to wobble in value against both the Euro and the dollar, there is one destination where Brits can rest assured the pound will always be king: Morocco.

Walking & Yoga in the Atlas Mountains

Walking & Yoga in the Atlas Mountains

Satvada Retreats has created a holiday combining walking and yoga in the peaceful environs of the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco. The small-group break (max. 14 people) is suitable for all levels of ability and is from 7-12 November.

Garonga Safari Camp in South Africa is reborn

Garonga Safari Camp in South Africa is reborn

In the tourism industry there are refurbs – and then there are REFURBS! And Garonga's recent 3-month makeover has on all accounts been more like a rebirth!

Moroccan Desert experience for those in hurry!

Moroccan Desert experience for those in hurry!

Morocco is home to the mighty Sahara Desert but for those short on time it is not a viable option for a short break, taking four hours by road from Marrakech, over the Atlas Mountains, to a desert camp.

The Gnawa and World Music Festival, Morocco

The Gnawa and World Music Festival, Morocco

For four days every spring, Essaouira, the former Portuguese fishing port on the Atlantic coast of Morocco, is taken over by the The Gnawa and World Music Festival which features masters of Gnawa music, performing alongside some of the best musicians in world music.

Summit to Sea - From Kilimanjaro to Zanzibar

Summit to Sea - From Kilimanjaro to Zanzibar

For anyone looking to combine three iconic travel experiences in Africa in just two weeks, World Expeditions is launching the perfect trip this summer, taking you from Kilimanjaro's summit to the white sand beaches of Zanzibar after game viewing at Tanzania's magnificent national parks.

Beware of the Tortoises!

Beware of the Tortoises!

Kasbah Africa in the Atlas Mountains of Morocco has just taken delivery of four African Spurred Tortoises. They are the third-largest species of tortoise in the world; adults are up to 36 inches long and can weigh 200lbs.

Explore Namibia on horseback with Ranch Rider

Explore Namibia on horseback with Ranch Rider

Experience the raw beauty of Namibia on horseback and journey through an untamed landscape with riding holiday specialist, Ranch Rider.

Acacia Africa reinstates tours to Mozambique

Acacia Africa reinstates tours to Mozambique

Safari specialist, Acacia Africa has reinstated all of its Mozambique tours after the FCO removed the advisory covering Sofala province.

Meteor showers in Morocco

Meteor showers in Morocco

Following the massive anti-climax of the cloud-covered eclipse over Britain recently, why not head for the Atlas Mountains of Morocco, and enjoy the annual meteor showers that are seen in the crystal clear skies from the comfort of Kasbah Africa?

Sidi Kaouki Beach - Morocco’s best kept secret

Sidi Kaouki Beach - Morocco’s best kept secret

One of the most popular coastal destinations on Morocco’s Atlantic coast is the former Portuguese fishing port of Essaouira and, consequently, it can get busy during popular holiday periods (but nowhere near as crowded as Agadir).

Big Cat conservation and tracking projects 2015

Big Cat conservation and tracking projects 2015

As part of its extensive wildlife portfolio, Steppes Travel introduce four very unique and exclusive Big Cat trips, all of which highlight its commitment and deep rooted ethos in hands on conservation and making a difference.

Foodie Fez, Morocco - Unique cookery city break destination

Foodie Fez, Morocco - Unique cookery city break destination

Fez is a dream destination for food lovers and a visit to Africa's largest medina found in Fez will arouse the taste buds like nowhere else.