Stories to inspire: The best travel books about Africa

Something about travelling through African countries seems to demand pen is put to paper. From colonial-era experiences in East Africa and epic trips around the continent to accounts of the author’s own country, there is a plethora of books available about this vast, diverse continent. Each of these top travel books reveals a different perspective, […]

Where to go when in Africa – month by month

Mara Plains

Africa is a huge continent with much regional climate variation. So, when you travel will depend on where you go – and vice versa. Here’s a brief guide to help you start planning your trip of a lifetime. Updated February 2019. January to March From December through to February, the wildebeest herds are in the […]