Essential tips for traveling in West Africa on a budget, especially for those seeking off-the-beaten-track experiences.
West Africa isn’t exactly a famous hiking destination, but for those drawn to this complex part of the world, these are the trails to check out.
I had just summited the tallest mountain in West Africa when I first felt the symptoms of malaria. Here’s what went well, what didn’t, and what I learned.
A sweaty and confusing jungle scramble up the tallest mountain in Sierra Leone? Yes please! Here’s a rough guide to this rough hike.