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  • 4 Perfect Addis Ababa Itineraries

    Shrouded in mystery and history, Ethiopia is an emerging hot spot that's just beginning to unveil its many treasures to international tourists. Look first to the capital, Addis Ababa, where tradition meets modernity.

    Posted by Anisha Shah on January 17, 2014 at 2:45:16 PM EST in Trip Ideas
  • 5 Reasons to Visit Mozambique Now

    Unspoiled, undeveloped, and untamed, Mozambique is fast-emerging on the international tourism circuit with its wild beauty and exotic influences.

    Posted by Anisha Shah on January 15, 2014 at 11:30:00 AM EST in Trip Ideas
  • Starter Kit to Ethiopia

    Boldly emerging on the tourism scene, Ethiopia (aka the "cradle of humanity") proposes a tempting travel landscape where culture, nature, and history converge.

    Posted by Anisha Shah on January 10, 2014 at 11:10:47 AM EST in Trip Ideas
  • Ultimate Safari Planner

    For many, an African safari represents a once-in-a-lifetime dream trip. We've rounded up some of the best that the continent has to offer, with recommendations for romantics, adventurers, foodies, and more.

    Posted by Lee Middleton on November 26, 2013 at 11:57:52 AM EST in Trip Ideas, Outdoors
  • 12 Reasons to Go to Rwanda

    You know it for stunning gorilla treks, but if that's all you know of Rwanda, you're missing out. The country's on a major progressive upswing and now's the time to discover its many other treasures. Here, author and local expat Josh Ruxin gives the inside track.

    Posted by Josh Ruxin on November 05, 2013 at 1:55:31 PM EST in Trip Ideas
  • What to Pack: Safari

    Taking a walk on the wild side doesn't mean your travel wardrobe has to suffer. Here are some ideas to get you packed for your African safari.

    Posted by Bee Shapiro on October 14, 2013 at 10:17:11 AM EDT in Style
  • Just Back From: East Africa's Great Migration

    Kenyans call it the seventh wonder of the world. The Great Migration is a millions-strong migration of animals across the Serengeti and the Masai Mara. And we were there to see it in all its National Geographic-style glory.

    Posted by Valerie Hamilton on October 07, 2013 at 8:57:25 AM EDT in Outdoors
  • What to Pack: Kilimanjaro

    Kilimanjaro is the summit of a lifetime—the unparalleled views once you reach the top, the unforgettable terrain, and the accessibility of it all. Pack these key picks for an extra-chic climb.

    Posted by Bee Shapiro on September 09, 2013 at 1:36:49 PM EDT in Style
  • Fodor's Travel Tastemaker: Photographer and Africa-phile Peter Beard

    Peter Beard has been chronicling Africa for nearly 50 years (not to mention photographing models, first ladies, and pop artists in the meantime). Jetsetting between his tented settlement in Kenya and homes in Manhattan and Montauk, he's easily one of our most iconic Tastemakers.

    Posted by Kristan Schiller on July 03, 2013 at 1:59:52 PM EDT in Photos, Outdoors
  • Read Before You Go: African Safari

    Setting off on safari means prepping for adventure, beauty, and the unexpected. Pick a read that fits your trip, from the history of the African continent to fictional stories of love and intrigue.

    Posted by Elizabeth Lynch on March 05, 2013 at 11:00:44 AM EST in New at Fodor's