Africa

Written by Mary Plunkett

The Best Cafes and Restaurants in Marrakech

There are so many wonderful places to eat in Marrakech. Here's our guide to best cafes and restaurants in the city.

Written by Kim Gillick

Going Solo: Things to do in Cape Town if you’re travelling alone

Solo travel is the buzzword of avid adventurers these days, and Cape Town is no exception to this list of great destinations. If you're heading to the Cape alone, check out our list of things to do while you're there.

Written by Guest Blogger: Claire Beck

What to do in Zanzibar: A Few Days in Stone Town

Jaw-dropping beaches are on everyone's 'what to do in Zanzibar' list, but they tend to miss the charming city of Stone Town. Guest Blogger Claire Beck stayed with local homestay host, Nayssa, and tells us why you should spend a few days in Stone Town.

Written by Mary Plunkett

Morocco travel: 19 things you have to do in Morocco

Morocco is one of those places where the more you look, the more you see. Everyone knows about the stunning mosques and markets that that dot the major cities and tourist destinations, but not everyone thinks of Morocco as the ideal spot for...

Written by Colm Hanratty

Travel tips for Cape Town from #Homestaychat

Our latest #Homestaychat was all about one of the most breathtaking cities in the world, Cape Town. We asked people what are their favourite restaurants there and more. If you’re thinking of going check out our homestays in Cape Town. If you want to pick up some tips, read on…

Written by Colm Hanratty

Five views in Cape Town to be savoured

It’s seldom that a city leaves me speechless with its beauty, but Cape Town did. It really is awe-inspiring – everywhere you look there’s a mountain, beach or landmark to gaze at. Here are five very special views that will leave you gobsmacked.