Fez, Morocco – A tourist place of golden age and the marinid period

Fez, Morocco

Fez is the third biggest and former (medieval) capital of Morocco founded by Idris I in 789. Fez has the best-preserved old city in the Arab world. But … Read more

Seychelles – Known for its beautiful beaches and rare wildlife

Seychelles

The Seychelles is a group of 115 islands located in the Indian Ocean very close to the coast of East Africa, northeast of Madagascar. Even though there are over hundred islands, only a few of them are inhabited. The Seychelles were disputed between France and Great Britain during the age of colonialism, with Britain ending up in control in 1814 after … Read more

Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania – A beloved destination for mountaineers

Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania

Mount Kilimanjaro is located in northern Tanzania near the Kenyan border and is a currently inactive strato-volcano. At 5,895 metres above sea level, Kilimanjaro is Africa’s highest peak and the world’s highest free-standing mountain. Kilimanjaro is beloved destination for mountaineers and trekkers from around the world. It is also known and popular as … Read more

Mauritius, Africa

Mauritius, Africa

Mauritius is a small island in the Indian Ocean, located east of Madagascar, NorthEast of Reunion and southeast of the Seychelles. Mauritius also controls Rodrigues Island and the remote, sparsely populated Agalega and Cargados Garayos (Saint Brandon) islands. It is a wonderful place for … Read more

Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt

Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt

This is a well-known port and resort town at the southern tip of the Sinai Peninsula in Egypt. Its package holiday makers and divers are making Sharm el-Sheikh very popular among tourists (especially for … Read more