Wrapped up in the real Africa: From voodoo ceremonies to close encounters with pythons - a unique insight into the magical continent
Scrolling through my photos on the plane home from Africa, it was difficult to believe all that I’d seen over the past two weeks. Was I really that person with the python draped around his neck?
Had I posed with a band of voodoo musicians in a sacred forest, been driven to the windswept edges of a vast desert, walked through slave dungeons, seen bullocks being shepherded along a beach, and ascended the glorious Table Mountain?
What had appealed to me about the Lands Of Wonder cruise on board Seven Seas Mariner was exactly this sort of variety.
One morning I’d look out from my veranda and... read more
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