Africa

Africa

Traveling Across Africa by Smart Car: A Conversation with Anton Crone

In 2012, travel writer Anton Crone and filmmaker Brett Wild traveled from Cape Town, South Africa, to Tanzania’s Ngorongoro Crater and back. Their vessel?...

Arthur Wei’s Visual Memoir: A Moroccan Road Trip

Filmmaker Arthur Wei traveled Morocco for little over a month and wasn’t originally planning on making a travel video. That changed when he arrived...

My Moroccan Experience

After months of gloominess and rain in Berlin, a friend and I decided it was time for a change, so we escaped to the...

A Conversation with Freya Dowson

Freya Dowson is a UK-based photographer who has photographed and travelled all over the world. We spoke to her about how her career got...

Kilimanjaro: To the Peak and Back

The more I travel, the more the journey becomes about the people I meet along the way, their stories, and adventures rather than about...

Capturing a Lasting Legacy: The While I’m Here Project

“A hero is someone who does something extraordinary. I’m just doing ordinary things.” “The most important thing, I believe, is what I’m doing now...

Singing, Dancing, and Educating: A Women’s Health Initiative in Zimbabwe

There is an African proverb that says, “If you educate a woman, you educate a nation.” This year, when I boarded a plane to...

Terrible Things in Beautiful Places: A Study Abroad Story

When I visit places with dark histories, I’m always surprised by how beautiful they are — I expect their past to leave a visible...

When Men Dance: A Week with the Woodabe Nomads

Every September, the last of the rain falls on the Sudano-Sahelian region of Africa, and the landscape transitions from a muddy green to the...