Africa

Africa

Woman stands overlooking tea crops and a lake

Beyond the Beach: Mauritius’ Mix of Adventure and Relaxation

The Sega dance is the musical expression of the Mauritian way of life — of joy and liveliness — and, as I tipped back another rum, the Creole words floated over me, lost in...
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ENOUGH is Enough: A Q&A with Director Brent Foster

Since 2015, award-winning Canadian director Brent Foster has been traveling the world in search of living legacies — individuals who strive to lead selfless, impactful lives. He’s combined their stories into a collection called...

Instagram Spotlight: @travel.world.factory

We feature some of the brightest Instagram storytellers in the Passion Passport community through our Instagram Spotlight series. This week, the father-son duo of Bodo and Vincent Wewer (@travel.world.factory) show us around the diverse...
Desalination plant in Cape Town

Day Zero: Photographing Cape Town’s Water Crisis with @mads_baz

While Passion Passport seeks to bridge communities and expand experience through travel, we’re aware that adventuring to far-off places can leave quite the carbon footprint. Our Sustainable Travel Series celebrates eco-travelers, low-impact ways of...
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Five Unlikely Foodie Destinations Around the World

Sometimes, the world’s best food hides in plain sight. These hidden areas boast fresh ingredients, delicious street food, and unique restaurant concepts — and often at low price points. So, if you’re wondering where...
A foggy view of Lake Mutanda, Uganda

From Rwanda to Uganda: Exploring East Africa’s Natural Offerings

I’ve had a love affair with the African continent for as long as I can remember, and I will forever be mesmerized by its wild and expansive landscapes. Much of the continent’s beauty is...

A Journey Through Lalibela, Ethiopia

Tucked inside the Amhara region of Ethiopia is a town that draws pilgrims from around the world. Lior Sperandeo was initially intrigued by this place because of its incredible rock-cut churches, but once he arrived,...

The Riad Less Traveled: A First Trip to Morocco

Morocco is a country that beckons many a traveler. With its vibrant colors, unique architecture, and fascinating culture, it’s hard to ignore the pull to visit. Writer Briana Moore recently spent six days in...

A Visitor’s Guide to Essaouira, Morocco

Essaouira, Morocco, is a gorgeous seaside destination, nicknamed “Africa’s Windy City” for the strong trade winds that once gave rise to the thriving port city. Today, Essaouira is as striking as ever, a picturesque...