Photo: Stéphanie Carrière/IRD, Water Alternatives, Irrigated Landscape Madagascar is an island in the Indian Ocean, off the eastern coast of southern Africa, east of Mozambique. It is the fourth largest island in the world. The capital is Antananarivo. [email protected]@[email protected]@ilemadagascar Tourism – @ilemadagascar – @FAPBMMarojejy National ParkMadagascar’s Marine Jewel – the Barren Isles archipelago …

Wild Africa

Photo: lukas.b0, Giraffe continues to update our guide to Wild Africa – the country’s biodiversity, wildlife, parks and protected areas and the opportunities for ecotourism and conscious local responsible travel. Questions What would locals like visitors to know about responsible travel and wildlife tourism in Africa? Lake ChadBIOsphere and Heritage of Lake Chad (BIOPALT) …


Photo: NASA Goddard, Egypt Egypt is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the north, the Gaza Strip and Israel to the northeast, the Red Sea to the east, Sudan to the south and Libya to the west. Google Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Egypt? WikipediaEgypt Cities


Flag Wikipedia: Mozambique is a country in Southeast Africa bordered by the Indian Ocean to the east, Tanzania to the north, Malawi and Zambia to the northwest, Zimbabwe to the west, and Swaziland and South Africa to the southwest. It is separated from Madagascar by the Mozambique Channel to the east. The capital and largest …

South Africa

Photo: Delyth Angharad, Western Cape Hello, Rainbow Nation. South Africa is bordered to the north lie Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe; to the east are Mozambique and Swaziland; while Lesotho is an independent country wholly surrounded by South African territory. Google Annual EventsSeptember is Tourism Month in South Africa. July 18, Nelson Mandela Day 2020 …

Africa Links

Photo: Martin Heigan, When it rains Links related to Africa presented in somewhat random order: HeadlinesThe things I learned taking public transport the entire length of Africa – Adventure.com Leadership Platform: Rewriting the African Narrative with Gilmore Tee#PodcastOfTheWeek Does the African narrative need to be rewritten? @GilmoreTee & @SLR_Goncalves on @YLPCliffCentral Tourism Report 2013 CelebrationsMay …


Photo: World Bank Kenya lies on the equator with the Indian Ocean to the southeast, Tanzania to the south, Uganda to the west, South Sudan to the northwest, Ethiopia to the north and Somalia to the northeast. The capital and largest city is Nairobi. Google Cities Parks

Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone is bordered by Guinea in the northeast, Liberia in the southeast, and the Atlantic Ocean in the southwest. Headlines Government Tourism Portals – ListeningAfropop Worldwide Proving the Bubu Myth: Janka Nabay, War and Witchcraft in Sierra Leone WikipediaSierra LeoneFreetown

Uganda Links

Uganda Flag Links related to Uganda presented in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesUganda’s election: Museveni declared winner, Wine claims fraudDiscrimination and the forgotten pygmy tribes of Uganda – @CharlotteStaff @lauragrb – OutboundingUganda: the human story behind gorilla tourism – OutboundingHow Uganda emerged from chaos to become a tourist destination once moreMaps reveal what motivates people …


Photo: Becky McCray, Sunrise Botswana is bordered by South Africa to the south and southeast, Namibia to the west and north and Zimbabwe to the northeast. It meets Zambia at a single point. HeadlinesThe city where cyclists are unwelcome