The most impressive lakes in the world

From boiling lakes to vast alpine bodies of water, these are our favourite lakes from around the world. 

The best places to see chimpanzees

Want to catch a glimpse of our closest genetic relatives? Here’s where to head.

Senegal’s natural wonders

Senegal is awash with delights for the nature lover, ranging from vast mangrove-clad deltas to bird-rich national parks. 

Senegal’s best urban experiences

From lively fishing ports and historic islands to a capital city packed with dance-til-dawn bars, Senegal offers a wealth of fantastic urban experiences. 

Senegal’s cultural highlights

There’s perhaps no finer destination in West Africa for purveyors of the arts than Senegal.

Five reasons to visit Senegal

Senegal packs in everything from Saharan sands to sophisticated nightlife.

Our favourite alternative African cities

You might go to Africa for the wildlife and safaris, but its cities shouldn’t be an afterthought.

Surf’s up

Forget surfing USA – check out the best places in West Africa to catch a wave.

Interview with Sean Connolly

Read an interview with Sean Connolly author of our brand new Senegal guidebook.

Casamancais architecture

A building like no other in Africa.