Travel to Africa

By IndepthAfrica
In Africa Countries
Feb 3rd, 2013
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(By Getahune Bekele-South Africa) Due to security concerns and the sectarian nature of Wollayta pastors, the TPLF has officially stopped the Sunday mass weekly held at the grand palace and  those arrived today 3 Feb 2013,  including old as a hill self-made historian  Dr Lapeso Gedelebo are all turned...
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Jul 5th, 2012
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By Stan Rogers Curious and reticent, locals will walk by with a straight face. Thirteen weeks and 14,000+ kilometres later I have managed to travel through six countries of Southern Africa. When you tackle an expedition like this, you encounter snippets of information that would’ve been extreme...
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Jun 29th, 2012
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A trip to Africa is on a lot of bucket lists. For many of us in the United States, the continent seems majestic and mysterious yet dangerous and uncharted. Much of what we know about Africa is what we see in the media, a land of lions and giraffes, war and poverty. The Africa I […]...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 27th, 2012
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South African Airways (SAA) is set to add, in the coming two months, two new destinations to its ever-increasing Africa-region route network. The two new destinations, Abidjan and Brazzaville, will bring the total number of destinations that SAA serves throughout Africa to 28. As from 17 August 2012,...
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Jun 27th, 2012
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South Africa’s world-renowned Kruger National Park is to get its first luxury hotel, but not everyone is impressed by the decision aimed at attracting the growing black middle class. The move by South African National Parks has been met with disapproval from staunch nature lovers who argue that the h...
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Jun 26th, 2012
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You know that South Africa recently hosted the World Cup and this led to a tremendous amount of improvement in things like transportation and infrastructure for a lot of Africa. Most of its key cities are now well connected and modernized. This, however, is not the reason that Africa should be on all...
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May 14th, 2012
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One of the world’s fastest growing airlines, Emirate, has announced special fares to Ethiopian customers to a wide range of destinations across Europe and America. Emirates’ special Economy Class fares to the United States include: Seattle from 1123 US dollars, Dallas from 1,123 US dollars, New York ...
By IndepthAfrica
In African Safaris
May 1st, 2012
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Kingdom’s historical borders offer adventure travelers spectacular sights Author: By George Webster CNN CNN) - Spread across a 600-kilometer stretch of South Africa’s east coast, the former Zulu Kingdom boasts one of sub-Saharan Africa’s most eclectic blends of wildlife, history and...
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In African Safaris
Apr 28th, 2012
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The Kariega Game Reserve boasts 9000 ha of land by the ocean and is home to many creatures. Picture: Sam Vincent National Features A young elephant charges the safari car. Picture: Sam Vincent National Features Yet it’s none of these things blocking my LandCruiser at the entrance to Kariega Gam...
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Apr 19th, 2012
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by Sarah Duff, Getaway South Africa A bright blue Mini Countryman with racing stripes was Lisa Johnston‘s and my vehicle for 4,600 kilometers across three countries in Southern Africa and around Lake Malawi. If you haven’t read my blogs about the journey yet, here is the summary: it was awesome. The ...