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Guinea-Bissau - Guinea-Bissau


Though better known for its military coups and government crises, Guinea-Bissau’s swashbuckling charm, faded grandeur and stunning natural assets prove...

Ivory Coast - Yamssoukro Cathedral, Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast is a country of extremes; a land of pulsating metropolises and pristine rainforests, vast churches and verdant hills, fancy restaurants and spraw...

Eritrea - Eritrea


Eritrea is a difficult country to define. Although in Africa, it doesn't feel wholly African. While its broad shore faces the Middle East, it is not overtly Ara...

Ethiopia - St George's Church, Lalibela, Ethiopia


Though Ethiopia’s reputation remains somewhat tarnished by its turbulent history, visitors will discover its wondrous landscapes, ancient religious sites and ...

Gabon - Western Lowland Gorilla, Gabon


Gabon is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean, Equatorial Guinea, Cameroon and the Congo.

Gambia - Mischievous Chimpanzee, Gambia


The Gambia may be mainland Africa's smallest nation, but it punches way above its weight in terms of attractions. With its glorious low-key beaches, bustling to...

Ghana - Cape Coast Castle, Ghana


They call Ghana “Africa for beginners”, which in many ways is quite the compliment. It’s a friendly and largely safe country, with a list o...

Guinea - Small pier with boat in a pond, Guinea


Okay, so Guinea might not be the stuff bucket lists are made of. Tarnished by the Ebola crisis and long-term political instability, it is a country most peop...

Djibouti - Chimney of lake Abbe, Djibouti


Tucked away in the Horn of Africa, diminutive Djibouti offers ethereal landscapes, traditional tribes and mega marine life by the camel load – little w...