• Kadealo, African Novels

Top 20 African novels to read on your next adventure

By |2020-05-31T13:48:31+00:00May 24th, 2020|

It's always nice to read a novel about the country or continent you are visiting while you are travelling there, as it becomes part of the experience of learning about the culture, history or politics of the region, and enhances the overall experience you will have by nurturing a greater understanding. Here is a “Top 20” list of African novels that comprises of a variety of books for you to choose from – from historical to cultural and political – to suit all reader's tastes. Courtesy of Long Walk to Freedom/Amazon African Novel: “Long Walk to Freedom” Nelson Mandela [...]

  • Kadealo, Mouth-Watering African Dishes

Mouth-Watering African Dishes You Have To Try

By |2020-05-31T11:57:47+00:00May 23rd, 2020|

So far this guide has focused on the overviews of the wildlife, cultures, and the best restaurants on offer in Africa, along with documentaries and films to educate you before you visit. But in this section, we take a look at the most popular African dishes, plus some rarities to wet your appetite.    Courtesy of Xiaojun Deng/flickr.com African Dish: Ugali Na Nyama Choma, East Africa This African dish is particularly well-loved in Kenya. Kenyans love to use this dish to celebrate weddings, birthdays and for guests attending barbecues. It literately translates as “roast meat”.   [...]

  • Kadealo, African Film Festivals

African Film Festivals From Around the World

By |2020-05-27T15:59:59+00:00May 18th, 2020|

Few people seem to realise that the African film industry is entering a massive boom period, and this is especially true in Nigeria, where the film industry has come to be known as “Nollywood”: Films in Nigeria, and the actors, actresses and producers are bringing in huge sums of money, and “Nollywood” is now claimed to be the third largest grossing film industry in the world, only just behind India's “Bollywood” and  America's “Hollywood.” But this boom isn't just isolated to Nigeria, as more and more African nations' film industries are expanding every year. This is no doubt reflected in the number of African [...]

  • Kadealo, African Restaurants, Fine Dining in Africa

15 African Restaurants That You Have To Visit

By |2020-05-27T16:00:26+00:00May 15th, 2020|

Africa is becoming a global ‘go-to’ travel destination on the rise, from family safaris to romantic honeymoon trips, Africa is the perfect answer. But apart from its adventure sports and historical monuments, Africa has a lot to offer to foodies and travelers. Indeed, Africa is a gourmand’s paradise! Out of the world’s 50 best restaurants, 12 are from Africa. Due to its rich culture, in each African restaurant, you can find top-notch French, Portuguese, Spanish and Arabic food in Africa, combine all these with thousands of years old traditional African dishes, and you get some of the most breathtaking and mouthwatering, delicious food! We [...]

  • Kadealo, Romantic Proposal in Africa

Unique Romantic Ideas For a Proposal in Africa

By |2020-05-27T16:00:53+00:00May 15th, 2020|

So you've found the girl (or guy!) of your dreams, and you want to pop the question, but you want it to be as memorable and amazing as it can be. Africa is one of the most romantic continents on Earth, much of it being due to its relative unexplored countrysides and coastlines – still being seen as somewhere people don't often think of as their first choice destination. A proposal in Africa gives a feel of seclusion, romantic nights under the stars with just you and your partner, and the wildness of the African land to yourselves. Perfection, really, especially for a marriage [...]

  • Kadealo, Beautiful African Landscapes

Beautiful African Landscapes You Should See

By |2020-05-27T16:01:14+00:00May 7th, 2020|

Africa is known as one of the vast and most expansive continents in the world, filled with a myriad of African landscapes, sounds, activities, and experiences. Perhaps one of the most well-known and most-sought-after of these experiences is purely taking in the countryside and the visual beauty that Africa possesses. This article will mention a few of the top-rated destinations for fantastic African landscapes throughout the continent to help identify the best locations for prime beauty. From the lush grasslands and jungles of Sub-Saharan Africa to the sand dunes and vast Sahara desert, there is something for everyone in this unique and stunning continent. [...]

  • Kadealo, African Warriors, African Leaders

Great African Leaders and Warriors

By |2020-05-15T08:11:38+00:00May 3rd, 2020|

When thinking of African leaders, most people may think of the Zulu tribal fighters of centuries past taking on colonial powers such as the British. While this is true, it's only one very small aspect of the concept of warriors in African history, which is wide and diverse when it comes to various warriors of a different caliber. Some were known for leading fierce battles for independence, while others were known for their fantastic skills on the battlefield. Here we look at the top ten greatest African Warriors from throughout the history of this great continent. Courtesy of Comic Repblic/dw.com African [...]

  • Kadealo, African cultural festivals

Best African Festivals You Don’t Want to Miss

By |2020-05-15T08:46:24+00:00May 3rd, 2020|

It comes as no surprise to anyone thinking of Africa that it's a continent full of music, dance, art, and other celebrations. In fact, celebrations of various kinds seem to be at the core of African culture, and it’s a place with a variety of rich musical styles, talents, and artistic flair that cannot be beat. Some of the best festivals can be found throughout the continent of Africa, and here we break it down so you can be sure to see the best ones and get the most out of your time on the continent. Courtesy of mosaicnorthafrica.com International Festival [...]

  • Kadealo, African Arts and Crafts Websites

Top 10 African Arts and Crafts Websites

By |2020-05-15T09:13:24+00:00May 3rd, 2020|

Are you looking for some unique African Arts and Crafts websites? Look no further. We have compiled a list of the top websites selling African products online.  Courtesy of genuineafrica.com African Art and Craft: African Art at Genuine Africa The first thing that springs to most people's minds when they hear the words “African Art” are probably African tribal face masks. But http://www.genuineafrica.com  and African art offers more than just masks, including fertility idols, drums, and sculptures. They are all genuine, and come from all over Africa literally, from Egypt to Kenya and all the way to [...]

  • Kadealo, African TV shows, comedy and drama

African TV Shows and Comedy to Watch

By |2020-05-15T11:15:38+00:00April 28th, 2020|

Many people would probably react to this title with a question: So, why should I watch African TV shows? Well, for one thing, it's always interesting to watch films about countries you are planning to visit because you can often learn a lot about their culture through these before your visit. But even if you aren't necessarily planning to visit Africa in the near future, you'd be surprised at both the variety and quality entertainment coming out of Africa. And in today's globalized world of high-speed internet streaming, where it's getting easier to find TV shows from across the globe, why not give African [...]

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