Birds, horses, snakes and an emerald smile

Travel Africa Extra Magazine January edition

Information, stories, interviews and advice for readers of Travel Africa magazine

Welcome to the January issue of Travel Africa Extra, our monthly compendium of information, stories, interviews and advice for readers of Travel Africa magazine, delivered to you by email at the end of each month.

Please feel free to share this mini-mag with family, friends and colleagues who’d enjoy reading more about Africa — the more readers we have, the more we’re all sharing our love of Africa!

Emerald smile

Zambia during the rainy season — time for a safari, or not?

Island-hopping in the Seychelles

Use these on-the-ground tips to plan your dream holiday

Quick stop in Addis Ababa

What to see and do, and where to shop, eat and drink in Ethiopia’s capital

Meet David Filer

The Zimbabwean artist talks about his drawing process, the magic of the eyes, and where he seeks his inspiration

Birding hotspots in Namibia

Walvis Bay and Swakopmund on the West Coast support hundreds of thousands of resident and migrating waterbirds

Revealing Nairobi

Why it is worth spending time getting to know Kenya’s capital

Hide and seek

How this lodge has evolved to reflect the changing needs of safari-goers

Trapped by wildlife

"It was a typical morning in Africa…"

Wild in the Waterberg

Bela Bela in South Africa’s Waterberg Biosphere offers a range of activities from warmbaths to an adrenaline-raising zip-line tour and excellent game viewing

Wild horses of the Overberg

With its rare vegetation, ancient mountain ranges and endless possibilities for adventure, the Overberg region is well worth exploring on your safari

Africa is extraordinary. Its people are some of the most peaceable, friendly and welcoming in the world. Its natural beauty and heritage breathtaking and abundant. They say you never visit Africa once; that it touches you in a way that is hard to explain. If you’ve enjoyed these articles, and they’ve been helpful to you, why not subscribe to Travel Africa magazine, and encourage your friends to subscribe as well, and together we’ll explore the world’s most exciting continent!

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