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.
An outback road trip, African style.
Don't knock it until you try it: a bastilla is a type of pigeon pie topped with icing sugar - and it's delicious.
It's not the flashiest airline, nor is it the cheapest, but EgyptAir's your best bet for direct flights in and out of Cairo.
The gems of ancient art that were moved to make way for modernity.
The only other airline operating non-stop flights between Australia and South Africa is Qantas.
The only thing more spectacular than this safari haven is the wildlife surrounding it.