Africa

Gear for the Bush

Headed on safari? Here’s what to pack.

A Wild Country Grows in South Sudan

The new country of South Sudan is blessed with oil, water, and a safari bonanza: one of the largest, most stunning animal migrations on earth. But without roads, laws, or infrastructure, can Africa’s...

Under Construction: South Sudan

The new country of South Sudan is blessed with oil, water, and a safari bonanza. But without roads, laws, or infrastructure, can Africa's youngest state turn potential into stabilizing profit?

Is Hot-Air Ballooning Safe?

The Egypt balloon accident scared a lot of people away from what's usually a safe pastime

Chasing Adventure in the Corners of the World

Outfitters are constantly looking for new frontiers - even in countries with bad reputations. We weigh in on the newest trips in the world's wildest places, including Eastern Afghanistan, Liberia and...

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