A whale of a time: the world’s best whale-watching destinations

Want to spot a whale in the wild? Then these are the destinations for you.

Seeing the wood for the trees: 11 of the world’s most spectacular forests

Covering even more of the world than our guidebooks, forests are ubiquitous but almost always different.

Tanzania: beyond the safari

It’s not just wildlife fanatics who love Tanzania – there’s plenty to occupy beach lovers and culture vultures, too.

What not to miss on a trip to Zanzibar

There’s more to a holiday in Zanzibar than simply lazing on its pristine beaches. Here’s what you shouldn’t miss on your trip. 

A walking tour of Stone Town

A labyrinth of twisting streets and alleys, Zanzibar’s Stone Town is a stroller’s paradise.

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.

Five reasons to visit Zanzibar

There are few names more attractive or beguiling than Zanzibar.

Zanzibar doors

Zanzibar’s spectacular doorways will make you travel through time.