African Country and Safari Guides

In a world of converging cultures, Africa stands apart with its rich variety of people, customs, and culture. The African landscape, flora, and fauna are rich enough in variety to keep a photographer busy for a lifetime.

The challenges of travel in Africa are serious, especially for photographers on a budget. Due to government regulation, air travel to and communications within Africa cost between 3 and 100 times as much as they do in the rest of the world. Lack of facilities and services may mean that a trip must be planned 6-12 months in advance. Malaria afflicts half the continent for half of the year. Is pushing through these challenges worth it? Read the articles below and decide for yourself...

African Resources

Text and pictures copyright 2007 Philip Greenspun.