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Dar es Salaam - Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Dar es Salaam

Give Dar es Salaam some time and you'll probably fall in love with it. A lively waterfront city that blends African, Indian and Arab influences to create a u...

Tunis - Traditional lamps in the medina of Tunis, Tunisia


With its bustling medina and even busier harbour, Tunis is a city with a vibrant heart, but it's the combination of Arabic, African and European traditions t...

Cape Town - Cape town, South Africa

Cape Town

Cape Town is a city that proves you really can have it all. Whether you want endless sandy beaches, top notch vineyards, gourmet restaurants or magnificent n...

Johannesburg - Johannesburg, South Africa


Johannesburg (Jo'burg or Jozi to the locals) is South Africa's largest urban space and the economic powerhouse of sub-Saharan Africa. It's a vibrant, pulsati...

Durban - Surfing Inside Wave Durban, South Africa


Located on South Africa's sublime Indian Ocean coast, Durban is a tropical, urban gem that has lost its reckless air in favour of a growing sophistication.

Nairobi - Nairobi, Kenya


Part bustling African metropolis, part explorers' camp, Kenya's capital Nairobi is an intoxicating blend of cosmopolitan culture, gritty, urban slums and tho...

Casablanca - Baker boy in Casablanca, Morocco


"Why did you have to come to Casablanca? There are other places." Humphrey Bogart's plea to Ingrid Bergman in the classic film Casablanca rings tru...

Fes - Fez-BabGuissaGate, Morocco


Bordered by the foothills of the Atlas Mountains and located on the crossroads of ancient caravan routes, Fès is one of the world’s best-preserv...

Cairo - Cairo Bazaar, Egypt


Beacons of tourism since the dawn of history, both Egypt and its capital possess an enduring appeal. Just southwest of Cairo, a patch of Giza desert offers n...