• Running

    How champions are made What does it take to be a world-conquering Kenyan marathon runner? We sent junior jogger Sarah Baxter to Iten to find out. PLUS our special ...

  • GoldenGirl

    Kenya’s Golden Girl It’s been a dizzying year for Lupita Nyong’o. The Kenyan actress and Yale School of Drama graduate has risen from the ranks of the unkno...

  • RiftValley

    The Great Rift Valley 10 reasons why we named our first B787 Dreamliner after Africa’s great natural wonder It’s one of air travel’s iconic experiences: an ...

  • Bangkok

    City of Angels Be dazzled by gilded royal palaces and bustling temples in the South-East Asian hub of Bangkok Glance down on the city as your flight lands ...

  • The-Peech

    Dream destinations Fancy a trip aboard Kenya Airways’ new B-787 Dreamliner? We asked Paris Guidebook expert Mike Gerrard to plan some dream itineraries…...

  • JumpforJoy

    Behind the scenes The long-awaited arrival of Kenya Airways’ first Dreamliner was a cause for celebration in Nairobi. Jackson Biko delves behind the scenes ...

  • Football

    World Cup 2014 The dance is samba, not pata-pata; the instrument of choice is a pandeiro or cuica, not a vuvuzela, and the football fans singing in the str...

  • Amsterdam

    Water world Explore the elegant, ubiquitous waterways of the Dutch capital in the first of our new series helping you discover the world’s most iconic...

  • MandelaCropped

    10 Quotes of Wisdom “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Nelson Mandela “Until the lion learns how t...

  • African_children_choir

    10 Influential Musicians The African artists who got the world moving, by Josaya Wasonga 1 Siti Binti Saad Taarab, Tanzania From Mtumwa to Mtume. Born in 1880 in Zan...

  • Elsa's Kopje

    10 Stunning Places to Stay The pick of the pillows… 1 Tribe Nairobi, Kenya Tribe is more of an art installation than a hotel. It’s minimalist, modern, alternat...

  • Fred Swaniker

    10 Great Business Minds Movers, shakers and big money-makers, by Dinfin Mulupi 1 Michael Joseph MD of Mobile Money, Vodafone PLC Described as the father of mobile m...