A technical stop at a dune-swamped airport and the anticipation of landing in one of the world's most remote and beautiful destinations.
At Wild Horizons Elephant Sanctuary tourists come face-to-face, literally, with the elephants.
I quell the rising panic as the breath of a long-dead pharaoh seems to warm my neck.
A trip to northern Namibia sees Elizabeth Fritz face creatures great – and even greater.
With its own restaurants and bars, a pool and a fantastic day spa, Am Weinberg is a difficult place to leave.
So diminished is it, the river will soon swallow its remains, taking ruins and baobabs and people's stories with it.
A giraffe sighting on the main road from Nairobi's Jomo Kenyatta International Airport? That is unexpected.
Fresh pineapple with chilli, cauliflower briani and deep-fried chilli cakes: Mauritius is a feast for the tastebuds.