Inspiration

African experience, meetings, expeditions and travel philosophy.
”The unknown can be very rewarding”

”The unknown can be very rewarding”

The exact number of Zimbabweans who live and work in South Africa is not known, some say 500,000 others say many times more. Ronika Mutema ...
My favourite eateries in Cape Town

My favourite eateries in Cape Town

It is the time of the year when we start to get quite a lot of queries about good and value-for-money-restaurants in Cape Town. Fact ...
Enjoy the artisanal food trend

Enjoy the artisanal food trend

It all started with the opening of the Neighbourgoods Market in Woodstock more than ten years ago. The fresh food and veggie market at the ...
Focus: African Literature

Focus: African Literature

Eight years ago, the Book Fair in Göteborg – with an average of 100 000 visitors – announced its theme as “Africa”. Critics raised their ...
"Many people despise our culture"

“Many people despise our culture”

The San in southern Africa are often described as the very first people in history. They have a proud history stretching some three million years ...
Photo exhibition: While it is still there

Photo exhibition: While it is still there

The African wilderness is a mythical place. A dream destination for many; a part of the world that symbolises our own heritage and origin as ...
New book by Görrel Espelund

New book by Görrel Espelund

Two years ago, I started the research for my book about the descendants of the white settlers in Kenya, Zambia and Zimbabwe. When independence came ...
Relocating young Africans

Relocating young Africans

The other day I was searching for an image in my archive. I keep things in order so it wasn’t that difficult, but as it ...
An English mansion in the Zambian bush

An English mansion in the Zambian bush

A few years ago, at an airport somewhere in Africa, I came across a book called The Africa House. It told the story of an ...
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