Birding in Madagascar

Madagascar is a birdwatching paradise. These are the best places to go on the island to see its rare and colourful birds. 

Paradise found – Africa’s most exclusive islands

The Caribbean has long been championed as a destination for luxury, but Africa has its fair share of exclusive resorts.

Unusual wildlife encounters

Bizarreness, like beauty, is in the eye of the beholder.

Interview with Ash Dykes

We chat to Ash Dykes, the explorer and expeditioner who has recently become the first man to walk the length of Madagascar. He tells us about how he prepares for his trips, why he chose Madagascar and how not knowing Malagasy saved the life of his guide. 

Where to go in December

Whether it’s carnivals, ghost towns or turkey soup that you’re after, here’s where to head in December.

Where, when and how to look for invertebrates

Find out where to see Madagascar’s incredible invertebrates with our handy guide.

Madagascar: Life at an evolutionary tangent

From lizards to lemurs, Africa’s largest island boasts an array of fascinating wildlife.

Lost in the jungle

Bradt founder Hilary Bradt recounts her remarkable tale of being lost in the heart of Madagascar. 

The weird and wonderful flora of Madagascar

From topsy-turvy trees to flesh-eating plants: Daniel Austin discusses the intriguing flora of Madagascar.