An interview with historian and journalist Martin Meredith whose book, The Fortunes of Africa: A 5000-Year History of Wealth, Greed and Endeavour is a sweeping, magisterial and eloquently detailed account of the continent’s history.
In the run-up to South Africa’s 2014 general elections, I joined Mmusi Maimane — then the Democratic Alliance’s Gauteng premier candidate — for a morning on the campaign trail. Five years later it still offers clues about the head of the official opposition.
Walking the Portuguese Camino, from Porto to Santiago de Compostela, is an opportunity for reflection and rejuvenation.
Lisbon has so much to offer, including bountiful art, gorgeous food and beautiful design.
A few life lessons discovered while on (and falling off) a surfboard in Indonesia.
The newest and most exclusive lodge in northern Kruger National Park is a bush-lover’s paradise
Eswatini’s new finance minister is trying to put the country on a new economic path. He may meet resistance along the way.
Though there are signs of progress towards tolerance, life for sexual minority groups in many African states remains legally and socially difficult — and downright dangerous in some regions.
From grand architecture, melodious symphonies to drool-worthy cuisine, this compact Portuguese city has it all.
Cycling offers an ideal way to explore the city where the Wall provides a constant reminder of history and the surprisingly warm lakes refreshment after a sweaty workout.