Africa Travel Articles

Elephant herd crossing the Chobe river at sunset
Giraffes and an Africa sunset
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Top River Cruise Destinations
  Now that you are convinced that your next trip MUST be a river cruise, the difficult decision of deciding "where to?" is upon you.  Adventure Life offers river cruising in some …
3 Best Safari Lodges of Kruger National Park
You’re a discerning traveler with Five Star taste. And Kruger National Park happens to be the official/unofficial wildlife capital of the world. You want to go on safari, but you want to do it …
South Africa Tours: 7 Amazing Destinations!
From the bustling streets of Cape Town to the towering cliffs of Blyde River Canyon, South Africa is quickly becoming a must-visit destination.  But with so many South Africa tours and safaris …
What to Expect on a South Africa Safari: A How-To Guide to Help you Prepare for Your Trip
What to Expect on a South Africa Safari: A How-To Guide to Help you Prepare for Your Trip   South Africa has long been a premier safari destination. For many travelers, the decision to head to …
South Africa Tours: 15 South Africa Adventures for 2015
From the craggy cliffs of Blyde River Canyon, to the depths of the Indian Ocean in a shark cage – and just about everywhere in between – South Africa dazzles with diversity.   …
South Africa Safari: 10 Zany Creatures You Never Even Knew Existed
When you book a South Africa safari, it’s natural to have lions and elephants and rhinos on your mind.  But there is so much more to South Africa than these charismatic creatures. The …
South Africa Tours
South Africa Tours: 3 Action-Packed Trips Under $3,000 You may be thinking about taking a trip to South Africa soon, and who could blame you?  After all, the Rainbow Nation of South Africa is …
River Cruising Has Our Attention
  A cruise does not have to be a 2,000 passenger ship that spends the majority of its journeys in the middle of the ocean.  It does not necessary mean cheesy shows, ice sculptures on the …
Top 5 Wildlife Destinations
Our vast world is teeming with curious and diverse wildlife to be discovered.  Take a look at our top five wildlife watching destinations. Africa This continent has long been recognized as …
Best Times to Visit Africa
Discover true adventure on one of our many Africa tours. Observe hippos, leopards, and gorillas in their natural habitat.  Experience the thrilling frenzy of the Great Wildebeest …
Africa Safari Guide to Wildlife Viewing
Prepare yourself for an experience of a lifetime!  Our Africa Tours provide the opportunity to observe diverse and unique wildlife.  Our Africa tours visit the major national parks, …
Algeria Overview
Algeria is a country in northern Africa that borders the Mediterranean sea. Algeria is nearly the size of Texas, however, the majority of the country is inhabitable because of its harsh desert …
An Island Expedition to the Cape Verde Islands
Your African cruise will take you to a group of ten small islands off the coast of North Africa called Cape Verde. These islands were uninhabited until Portuguese colonization in the fifteenth …
A North African Treasure
Tunisia is a North African country with one of the richest cultural heritages in the world. It is home to the ancient city of Carthage, which was graced with the rule of such legendary peoples as the …
Legendary Morocco
Morocco is a country made legendary by such cities as the fabled Casablanca, and by a fluid movement of cultures across the centuries. A Moroccan cruise will reveal a kaleidoscope created from …
Senegal: Africa's Cultural Center
The West African country of Senegal is considered a cultural center for all of Africa. Senegalese music is on the cutting edge of modern mixed with traditional drums, and the country’s people …
History and Geography of Egypt
Some of the most advanced early civilizations on the planet have called Egypt home. Those cultures left their incredible mark with the Great Pyramids, which remained unchanged as Egypt evolved around …
The Jewel of the Mediterranean
A Mediterranean cruise would be incomplete without a stop in Libya, located in northern Africa with beautiful beaches and coastline. The capitol city of Tripoli, with its rich history and incredible …
The Crossroads of Africa
Mali was known as the crossroads of Africa for centuries. It once flourished with mighty empires, the center of the legendary trading routes across the unforgiving Sahara Desert. The ghost city of …
A Microcosm of African Cultures
Mauritania is a beautiful and remote country on the northern Atlantic coastline of Africa. Cultural influences, from nomadic tribes to French colonial influence, make it a fascinating place to …
North Africa Cruise: When to Go?
When planning your Mediterranean cruise along the coast of North Africa, keep in mind the changeable weather patterns, which vary significantly from the west to the east. In general, the best time …
Best time to Visit Zimbabwe
The best time to visit Zimbabwe is typically during the dry season from May to October. The best game viewing tends to occur at this time, when water is scarce and the rivers and few permanent …
Zimbabwe Highlights
The majority of visitors to Zimbabwe will take a tour and safari in the northern part of the country only, typically visiting Hwange National Park and combining it with a tour of Victoria Falls …
Botswana FAQS
1. What are the accommodations like? In Botswana, we offer a wide range of accommodations; from traditional African Dome tents with bucket showers and long drop toilets, to luxurious camps with all …

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