With a remarkable diversity of wildlife and the seemingly infinite swamp waters of the Okavango Delta, a horseback safari through the African nation is an adventure all its own.
Follow a route through the life of Nelson Mandela, a man who epitomised forgiveness and reconciliation – and inspired the world.
Just three years after South Africa hosted the 2010 FIFA World Cup, its most populous city is reaping the benefits of increased revenue and changing perceptions.
A sapphire rush in the late 1990s took the small village of Ilakaka from boom to bust – leaving it an unadvisable place to linger long.
In the town of Diego Suarez, Lonely Planet writer John Vlahides hunts for an abandoned lighthouse rumoured to have been built by the French Foreign Legion.
Few places on Earth enjoy the constant wind that is present at Sakalava Bay, making it a kite surfer’s dream.