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Giraffe Manor Hotel in Nairobi or How to Share Your Meal With 8 Giraffes

8 Oct , 2015  

Living with eight giraffes may seem uncommon for some of us weary travelers, but for the guests at Giraffe Manor hotel in Nairobi, Kenya, sharing breakfast with these pretty creatures is as natural as it gets. This interaction left us speechless and we marked the experience as a “must” on our long list of places […]


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10 Beautiful Spots to Visit in Chefchaouen, Morocco

19 Jul , 2014  

The so called Blue City in Morocco has many surprises for travelers all around the world. You will be amazed on how many outdoor activities you can practice here! Hiking, canoeing, fishing and caving are just some of them. That`s why we thought it would be nice to give you some ideas, just in case […]

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Chefchaouen, the Beautiful Blue City in Marocco

16 Mar , 2012  

Chefchaouen Morocco, also known as the Blue City, is a small charming town of about 40,000 inhabitants located near to the Mediterranean Sea. Situated at 660 m altitude in the outskirts of the mountains  Tisouka (2050m) and Megou (1616 ms) of the Mountain range of the Rif, like it is “stuck” between two large horns, the […]

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Nature can Sting: Tsingy Needle Formations in Madagascar [Video]

2 Apr , 2011  

by photographer Stephen Alvarez The Tsingy Formations are located in northern Madagascar and they are a world renowned natural reserve. Imagine a miniature world, lost somewhere on a calcareous coast, composed of stone needles resembling daggers which rise up 30 meters above the ground and you will get a glimpse of what the Tsingy Formations […]

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Skeleton Coast, A Place Full of Ends

18 Mar , 2011  

It is called “The Land God Made in Anger” or “The Gates of the bad place“. At a first glance, this name seems like an exaggeration of the local people, but the fact is that in the last two centuries many strange and tragic accidents occurred along the coast. In the cold days, the fog […]

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Erta Ale, the “Smoking Mountain” of Ethiopia

25 Feb , 2011  

Erta Ale is an isolated active basaltic shield volcano situated in the Afar Region of northeastern Ethiopia, a badlands desert area located at the border with Eritrea. Compared to other volcanoes, Erta Ale has a relatively low-elevation (613 m) because it is surrounded by an area below sea level, one of the most inhospitable on […]


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Tree of Life, a Symbol of Knowledge in Kenya

4 Dec , 2010  

We found this remarkable picture and though it would be great if we shared it. “Tree of life” is a “lonelly” acacia situated in Tsavo National Park, in southeastern Kenya, and wears the symbol of life, of knowledge, in the vast expanses of thorny savanna. The significance of the “tree of life” is related to […]

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Lake Assal, A Salty Nature Wonder

9 Jun , 2010  

There was a time when the ancient Romans were so fed up with the abundance of the African continent, that when a traveler said he discovered something new and wonderful, one of them replied: “Well, in Africa you always find something new!” Lake Assal is a crater lake in central Djibouti, located at the southern […]

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Victoria Falls, Tips for a Genuine Adventurous Experience

28 May , 2010  

Victoria Falls is considered to be one of the seven wonders of the world. Located on the Zambezi River between the countries of Zimbabwe and Zambia, Victoria Falls is one and a half times wider than Niagara Falls and is twice its height making it the most impressive curtain of water on the globe. In […]

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