The best wildlife opportunities in Gabon

The vast majority of Gabon’s tourists come to see the country’s magnificent wildlife. Who can blame them when all of this is on offer?

Gabon: beyond the wildlife

From colourful canyons to ancient rock engravings, Gabon has so much to offer besides its incredible wildlife

Five reasons to visit Gabon

Fancy a trip to paradise? Here are five reasons why little-visited Gabon should be next on your travel list

The world’s geological wonders

From marble caves to fairy chimneys, these are the world’s most impressive geological features.

The world’s greatest wildlife encounters

From gorilla tracking in the Virungas to climbing for condors in Peru, we pick our favourite wildlife encounters from across the globe. 

The best birdwatching sites in the world

Whether you are a novice or an avid birdwatcher, aviary spectacles can be amongst the greatest in the animal kingdom.

Africa’s best beaches

Whether you prefer surfing, scuba-diving or just sunbathing, discover the ideal African beach for you.

Gabon press release

New title for October 2014Gabon by Annelies Hickendorff

Interview with Annelies Hickendorff

We chat to Annelies Hickendorff, author of our new Gabon guide, about her tips for visiting the West African country and tells us her own tale of irresponsible travel. 

 

Traditional arts: statues and masks

Author Sean Connolly explores the unique features and religious background of Gabon’s famous mask and statue art.