Travel

Is Dakar set to become the cultural and creative capital of Africa?

Flush with success from investing in sports and the arts, Senegal's cultural capital seems to know no bounds. Dakar now boasts an array of fashion, culture and heritage platforms that are drawing global interest. by bird story agency On December 6th 2022, Chanel, one...

These Two African Cities Are Home To A Thriving Wildlife Population

In these two African cities, you can make a turn from the worst traffic jam and find yourself in the relaxing escape of nature within a minute. by Lucy Githugo, bird story agency Kenya, the most famous country in Eastern Africa, was named the world’s leading Safari...

Glamping: African Hoteliers Seek Opportunity in the Lavish Travel Segment

Glamping or glamorous camping is fast emerging as Africa’s hottest new travel offering as hoteliers adopt post-pandemic strategies to tap into the lucrative luxury open-air tourism segment. Seth Onyango, bird story agency From enchanting luxury tents in the Agafay...

My Somalia: Woman Blogger Showcases Her Motherland’s Hidden Beauty

In a nation whose very mention suggests war and conflict, Farhia Mohamud Hassan’s blog is a breath of fresh air, telling and amplifying positive stories about Somalia. Using her influencer status she is determined to mobilize an army of bloggers to help change the...