Howlin' in the moonlight

One of the weirdest things you can do is to feed a hyena by hand in the dark.

Where to see elephants in the wild

Elephants drinking from the pool at Nehimba. in Hwange National Park

The elephants of Zimbabwe's Hwange National Park are a conservation success story.

Animal attraction in Kenya

This leopard, one of Africa's most elusive predators, was spotted from the safety of a Land Cruiser in the Maasai Mara.

Close encounters with the Big Five in Kenya's national parks are a thrill.

Djibouti is Africa's hottest spot

The lowest point in Africa: Lac Assal in Djibouti, Africa.

It may sit in a troubled region, but these otherworldly landscapes are attracting tourists.

Lights out in Ghana

Stacey Knott joins the rest of Ghana in dealing with daily power cuts.

Ghana has a bad problem with its electricity. Every night around 6pm, I cross my fingers and wait for a click or a beep.

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