Best places to stay in Gabon
Africa - Gabon (Chapter)
Gabon enjoys both peace and stability, while its superb wildlife makes it an increasingly popular place for safaris. But tourism here remains largely DIY, with almost total lack of reliable infrastructure. Outside cosmopolitan Libreville, Gabon is...
Travel literature review: Predators I Have Known
Predators I Have Known by Alan Dean Foster Rating: 4 out 5 Reviewed by Wayne Murphy Lions and Tigers and Bears, oh my! Okay, there weren’t any bears in this book, but prolific science-fiction author Alan Dean Foster manages to pack a posse of other predators into his piece of prose...
Gabon destination guides
Best of cosmopolitan Africa
In this excerpt from Lonely Planet's 1000 Ultimate Experiences, celebrate Africa and submerge yourself in some of the world's most surprising cities. 1. Windhoek, Namibia Guys in lederhosen clink steins of sweet beer, juicy slowcooked sausages scent the air, and oompah bands get the crowd dancing like chickens...