Africa

Africa

Smiles and Surprises: Sierra Leone

Freelance videographer Zach Fackrell spent one month in the West African nation of Sierra Leone. Here, he shares highs, lows, and telling images of...

Shifting Sands in the Horn of Africa

Freelance photographer, Jon Collins, has traveled to more than 20 of the world's countries, many of them not yet popular spots on the traditional tourist...

Seeing Hope and Beauty in Kenya

Photographer Kate Magee spent two years living in Kenya, splitting her time between the capital city of Nairobi, the oasis of Mombasa, and the...

In the Hills of Sudan

In 2009, I boarded a 4-seater puddle jumper jet and fearfully held my breath as we took off into the sky above Sudan. The...

Images of the Serengeti

Ever since I was a small child, I had dreamt of traveling to the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania. I wanted to see the animals...

Wildlife Conservation in Zimbabwe

It is important to be mindful of our footprint when we travel; to consider how we impact the communities and lands we visit. In this...

The Passport Project, Part Six: Leaving Dakar

Our trip back to Dakar was uneventful, but when we arrived in the city, it was surprising how familiar it felt. We’d saved a few...

Creating KiliGATE: A Conversation with Alex Pastollnigg

When Alex Pastollnigg journeyed to Tanzania to trek to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro, she discovered the difficult truth about the conditions faced by...

The Passport Project, Part Five: Saint-Louis

I’ve taken budget bus-rides in many different countries, but nothing prepared for the journey from Dakar to Saint-Louis.  When we saw that the bus...