Come visit the Hoba Meteorite in Namibia

  It happened in the early years of the 20th century, in a colonial farm in Namibia, south-western Africa. A man, Michael Hanssen, was plowing his fields when the plow hit something very hard. This made a weird metal sound, but neither the farmer nor the men who came for a help succeded in taking [...]
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Central African Republic will use bitcoin as its currency

  Africa is now entering a new chapter of its million-year long history and it is running faster than any other continent in the world, though it may not seem so. We do not see the difference, yet, but we will realize it soon. Maybe sooner than we think. For example, in Africa there is [...]
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Tanzanite, the African rare gem

  Imagine a bright blue light shining at your neck, or ears, or at your finger. Imagine the beauty of a rare jewel whose colour is a show of its own. This is the Tanzanite, a rare gem bearing the name of the state where it was first found in 1967. At first, the name [...]
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Bush meat at the Zambesi Cafe, Livingstone

  Livingstone is the second city of Zambia, as for tourism, and a very interesting place. It is "the gate to Victoria Falls" since it rises only 10 km away from the stunning waterfalls, the most beautiful in Africa. Livingstone is a welcoming place, where visitors can enjoy historic tours, safari and of course trips [...]
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Eating caterpillars, a typical food in Zambia

  Have you ever eaten ... worms? They say they are not much different from some delicious sea food you find in the best western restaurants, but how many brave ones have really tried and saw if that was true? If you are a traveler - and a real one! - you know you must [...]
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