African Islands

Antavaratra

The Antanosy are a Malagasy ethnic group who primarily live in the Anosy region of southeastern Madagascar, though there are also Antanosy living near Bezaha, where some...

Merina

The Merina are the dominant “highlander” Malagasy ethnic group in Madagascar, and one of the country’s eighteen official ethnic groups. Their core...

Temehu

The Libyans are mostly friendly people, regardless of their ethnic background, colour or social status. They respect privacy wholeheartedly and generally will not hassle...

Konso

Konso (also known as Karati) is a town on the Sagan River in south western Ethiopia. The administrative center of the Konso special woreda of the Southern...

Fasil Ghebbi

Fasil Ghebbi (Royal Enclosure) is the remains of a fortress-city withinGondar, Ethiopia. It was founded in the 17th and 18th centuries by EmperorFasilides (Fasil)...

Lalibela

Lalibela is a town in northern Ethiopia famous for monolithic rock-cutchurches. Lalibela is one of Ethiopia’s holiest cities, second only toAksum, and a...