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Girls Trip Tours: This Innovative African Travel Experience is Next Level #SquadGoals
8 months ago

Girls Trip Tours: This Innovative African Travel Experience is Next Level #SquadGoals

Girls Trip Tours helps millennial women confidently explore African destinations, while supporting local business women through commerce and empowering young girls through mentorship. Not only will we curate travel experiences …
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Tastemakers Africa: an online experiences marketplace
9 months ago

Tastemakers Africa: an online experiences marketplace

Tastemakers Africa, also known as TSTMKRS , is the world’s first culture-driven, online experiences marketplace. The web and mobile platform connects curious travelers to local insiders (curators) in …
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TripZapp: the travel platform for travelling around Africa
10 months ago

TripZapp: the travel platform for travelling around Africa

“It’s not safe.” “Is it safe?” These are probably the most common comments I get from friends, family, and curious observers whenever I’m travelling somewhere in Nigeria or Africa.

I …
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Exploring Kenya’s Mara through the Eyes of a Hotelier
12 months ago

Exploring Kenya’s Mara through the Eyes of a Hotelier

Kenya boasts of diverse destinations that remain major attractions for tourists from across the world. From the classic wildlife safaris to the sandy beaches at the coast and metropolis cities …
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A Swerve: My Time in Senegal
1 year ago

A Swerve: My Time in Senegal

When I think about my interactions in Senegal, I become passionate. My chest gets this tight feeling and nostalgia consumes me; it is a very visceral reaction. In travelling to …
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Nairobi to Kigali: An East African Safari
2 years ago

Nairobi to Kigali: An East African Safari

The minute the bus that was to ferry me from Nairobi to Kigali pulled up to the front of the bus station, my heart sank to my stomach. Too late …
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Komera Culture: The Rwandan Approach to Living
2 years ago

Komera Culture: The Rwandan Approach to Living

I walked among farmland in Rwanda with a colleague. An elderly woman approached us and, as is custom, offered a greeting: “Murakomeye.” I marveled at the irony of …
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10 Reasons to Study Abroad in Africa
3 years ago

10 Reasons to Study Abroad in Africa

 

 

You’ll become a better dancer…guaranteed!

I can honestly say I have changed for the better, and it is noticeable. I’ve made so many more friends, I’ve become more …
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Salaam Alaykum, Morocco
3 years ago

Salaam Alaykum, Morocco

I have lived in Casa (said like a true local) for over three months now, but it’s only now that I am finally getting into the regular rhythms …
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Experience  Africa: Djibouti by Marie-Ange Guiraud
3 years ago

Experience Africa: Djibouti by Marie-Ange Guiraud

On the subject of traveling, scholar Mary Witter once wrote, “Certainly travel is more than seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and …
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