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15 Places to Eat (Really) Well in Tanzania

AFKTravel | Posted 09.29.2015 | Travel

In addition to game reserves, beaches, and national parks, Tanzania boasts a robust dining scene, with everything from swank seaside eateries to hole-...

12 Things Not to Miss In Zanzibar

College Tourist | Posted 09.23.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

There are fewer African names more attractive and magical than Zanzibar. Turquoise sea, palm-packed beaches, timeless fishing villages and the smell of exotic spices make Zanzibar a magical and unique travel destination.

My Journey To Becoming A Travel Blogger

Erika Lafrennie | Posted 09.01.2015 | Travel
Erika Lafrennie

No amount of money that I donated to a non-profit was going to do anything more than- possibly - provide a bowl of rice somewhere, which is a lot like sticking a Band-Aid on an amputation. What people needed more than anything were opportunities.

Eight Castaway Islands To Escape To In The Summer Months

Jacada Travel | Posted 05.21.2015 | Travel
Jacada Travel

Soak up barefoot island life and explore the pristine surroundings of these idyllic spots.

A Father And Son Capture Zanzibar's Past And Present Stories

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 05.27.2015 | World

As a young man, Rohit Oza joined his father on photography trips through the streets and coastlines of the African island of Zanzibar. Now 62-years...

Envision Festival Official L.A. Pre-Party on 1/28

Morena Duwe | Posted 03.27.2015 | Entertainment
Morena Duwe

With the fifth annual Envision Festival in Costa Rica just around the corner, what better way to spread the vibes than with a pre-party? Lu Fam Pro and Luminous Movement presents the official Envision Fest L.A. Pre-Party on Wednesday, January 28th, 2015.

Jinn, Sex, Atheism Strike Egyptian Media

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 02.20.2015 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

In today's topsy-turvy environment, all bets are off. Rather than focus on critical upcoming legislative elections and a major conference to help attract investments to Egypt's struggling economy, TV channels seem sidelined by matters that raise eyebrows and questions given their timing.

Paradise Found: Indian Ocean Escapes

Jacada Travel | Posted 12.23.2014 | Travel
Jacada Travel

The Indian Ocean is an azure-blue expanse strewn with startlingly beautiful islands that live up to all the clichés of swaying palm trees and white-sand beaches -- but let's assume you already know that.

Anthony Bourdain On Food And Travel In Africa

Jacada Travel | Posted 11.26.2014 | Travel
Jacada Travel

TV personality and chef Anthony Bourdain takes time out to talk to us about his unforgettable experience of filming in Tanzania and Zanzibar.

4 Reasons Why You Should Volunteer Abroad at 40

Yelena Parker | Posted 08.25.2014 | Impact
Yelena Parker

Big dates make us pause, review where our lives have taken us, reevaluate our priorities and set new goals. For those who do not have children, a change of scenery to clear your head and make a difference for communities in need can help.

Why Do More Women Volunteer Abroad Than Men?

Yelena Parker | Posted 08.11.2014 | Impact
Yelena Parker

Why is it that so few men get excited about coming to help local communities in Africa? What are the true motivations for most volunteers? Do women have very different reasons for volunteering abroad from men?

"Karibu:" Inclusion in a Word

Farah Mawani | Posted 08.09.2014 | Impact
Farah Mawani

I often find it hard to express complex and intense emotions in words. But the word "Karibu" says so much. It captures the heart of Tanzanian and broader East African culture.

The Spot In Zanzibar That's Basically Heaven On Earth

The Huffington Post | Kate Auletta | Posted 10.06.2014 | Travel

In a land far, far away sits the restaurant of your dreams. During low tide, you can walk to The Rock, which sits out on the water off Zanzibar's ...

10 Best Honeymoon Destinations in Africa

minube | Posted 02.08.2014 | Travel

From a candle-lit desert oasis to a dreamy tropical archipelago, here are the 10 best honeymoon destinations in Africa.

Sleep Under The Sea!

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 06.03.2014 | Travel

If you've ever dreamed of sleeping under the sea, à la The Little Mermaid, your dreams can soon become reality at the Manta Resort's new underwater r...

Things I Love About Tanzania

Lisa Xia | Posted 12.18.2013 | Travel
Lisa Xia

Between affordable safaris to the legendary Serengeti ($150/night!), to the turquoise beaches of the Indian Ocean, to remote villages scattered among lush foliage, to lazy nights of drinking conyagi in Zanzibar... Tanzania is something the heart remembers.

Horror Acid Attack Of Catholic Priest

AP | Posted 11.13.2013 | Religion

ZANZIBAR, Tanzania — Tanzanian police say a Catholic priest was attacked by acid at a busy business area on the island of Zanzibar. Regional Po...

2 Teens Hurt In Zanzibar Acid Attack Return Home

Posted 08.12.2013 | World

Kirstie Trup and Katie Gee, British charity workers who were victims of an acid attack in Tanzania on Wednesday, have returned to the United Kingdom a...

British Women Attacked With Acid In Zanzibar

Reuters | ALI SULTAN | Posted 08.08.2013 | World

By Fumbuka Ng'wanakilala DAR ES SALAAM, Aug 8 (Reuters) - Men riding a motorbike threw acid at two British teenage girls in Tanzania'...

My Summer Vacation: Tanzania or Maine-ia

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 09.07.2013 | Travel
Randee Mia Berman

Don't know much about geometry. But I do know this: Summer = Vacation. It's a simple algebraic equation.

Finding The Perfect Honeymoon

Jacada Travel | Posted 07.28.2013 | Travel
Jacada Travel

Wedding season is upon us and where there are nuptials, there are newlywed holidays to follow.

Into Africa: Zanzibar

Tim Jahnigen | Posted 04.08.2013 | Impact
Tim Jahnigen

"Playing soccer gives children time to feel good and experience joy, to bond with teammates, and to be healthy in unhealthy circumstances. The "beautiful game" builds self-esteem and teaches them to treat each other with respect."

OPEC's Massive $1 Trillion Haul in 2012 While Sowing Jihad

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 03.07.2013 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

This torrent of money flowing into OPEC, especially into the Persian Gulf States, raises the question how this massive windfall is being put to use other than providing fresh capital for the world's largest sovereign wealth funds, as those of Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Kuwait.

Scores Presumed Dead In Ferry Accident

AP | ALI SULTAN | Posted 07.21.2012 | World

ZANZIBAR, Tanzania -- Tanzania's government on Saturday halted rescue operations for a ferry accident that appears to have killed 146 people. Governm...

PHOTOS: 8 Best Party Beaches In The World

BootsnAll | Posted 04.22.2012 | Travel

Expect to see voluptuous topless ladies, as some of the most beautiful people in the world are on display here.