African Sahara

Your trip to Africa and world deserts

African Sahara

Your trip to Africa and world deserts

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  • The Victoria Falls, one of the largest falls in the world, is located on the Zambezi River on the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe

    Victoria Falls: One Of The Greatest Places To Visit In Africa

    Victoria Falls: One Of The Greatest Places to Visit When Touring Southern Africa For any traveller coming to the Southern tip of the African continent, there is a smorgasbord of African sights and sounds to be seen and heard. From the ‘Smoke that Thunders,’ of the Victoria Falls in Zambia, to the beaches of Mozambique, […] More

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  • Lake Kivu Karongi ,Kibuye,Rwanda

    Kibuye and Napoleon Island :The Stunning Tourist Destination in Rwanda

    Kibuye and Napoleon Island :The Stunning Tourist Destination in Rwanda Kibuye is an idyllic lake-side town on the shores of Kivu, one of the world’s largest inland bodies of water, home to a wide variety of birds and plants. The myriad of floating volcanic islands gives this under-commercialised retreat a Pirates of the Caribbean-esque romanticism […] More

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  • Malaria vaccine: Gates Foundation Helping to Beat Plasmodium Falciparum Killer

    Malaria Vaccine: Gates Foundation Helping to Beat Plasmodium Falciparum

    Malaria Vaccine: Gates Foundation Helping to Beat Plasmodium Falciparum Killer While other major-league killers such as smallpox and yellow fever have been virtually eliminated, the magic bullet of a really effective vaccine against malaria has, time and again, eluded researchers. But now fresh hope could be at hand. In November 2009, the Path Malaria Vaccine […] More

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  • Desert hills premium outlets : California,USA

    Desert Hills Premium Outlet Shopping Mall, Cabazon, California

    Desert Hills Premium Outlet Shopping Mall, Cabazon, California Having visited Atlantic Village Outlet Shopping Centre in Devon, England over the summer, it was interesting to compare and contrast the American version at Desert Hills Premium Outlet Shopping Mall in Cabazon, California. This outlet mall is one of a number of similar conglomerations in the US, […] More

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  • Atacama desert : Chile

    Atacama Desert In Chile :Protection of the Tamarugal Forest

    Atacama Desert In Chile :Protection of the Tamarugal Forest The endemic tamarugo tree survives in one of the world’s driest deserts, the Atacama Desert in north Chile. The tree is able to “stretch its roots to the genitalia of the earth and ultimately defeats death”, as the Chilean Nobel Prize-winning poet Pablo Neruda once expressed […] More

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  • Desert solitaire : Edward Abbey was park ranger at Arches National Monument in the late 1950s

    Desert Solitaire: A Comment on Culture and Environment by Edward Abbey

    Desert Solitaire: A Comment on Culture and Environment by E.Abbey For several seasons Edward Abbey worked as a ranger in what is today known as the Arches National Park in eastern Utah. While performing his duties during the summer season, Abbey lived alone in an old-fashioned caravan relatively far from the nearest permanent town of […] More

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  • Water purification tablets for military in 1940s

    Water purification: Most Effective Way to Sanitize Drinking Water in Africa

    Water purification: Most Effective Way to Sanitize Drinking Water in Africa In underdeveloped countries, obtaining safe drinking water remains a problem. Due to poor sanitation in many African counties, human feces land in rivers, streams and even shallow pits. The water becomes contaminated with water-borne deceased like cholera, bilharzia or typhoid fever. Tourists often find […] More

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  • Sinai desert: Bedouin

    Sinai Desert :History Comes Alive “Visit the Burning Bush”

    Sinai Desert :History Comes Alive “Visit the Burning Bush” Travelling through the stony Egyptian desert, the holy land of Sinai, the horizon broken by sharp-toothed mountains, the only sign of life is a lone camel stalking away from a dusty faded green “Camel Tours” sign. Tariq, our guide from Travelways in Sharm El Sheikh, explains […] More

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  • World heritage sites: Neguev Desert

    World Heritage Sites: Incense Route – Desert Cities in the Negev

    World Heritage Sites: Incense Route – Desert Cities in the Negev From the third century BCE the Nabatean spice trade flourished despite an inhospitable environment and an ongoing threat from the Romans who wanted the lucrative trade for themselves. Nabatean Spice Trade The desolate Negev desert route allowed passage for merchants and their precious cargos […] More

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