Africa Travels, Foods & Recipes

Africa has some outstanding travel destinations, foods, cuisines and delicacies. Discover the amazing foods from all around Africa. Traditional African dishes, local foods, and travel inspiration from all over the continent From North Africa to South Africa, the East to the West.

Authentic Ghanaian Kelewele Recipe (Spicy Fried Plantains)

Authentic Ghanaian Kelewele Recipe (Spicy Fried Plantains)

If you’ve ever been to Accra, or anywhere else in Ghana for that matter, you will likely be familiar with the outrageously delicious Kelewele! Kelewele is essentially just fried plantains that have been seasoned with a variety of spices and served alongside a stew or…

Traditional Nigerian Food: 13 Popular Dishes Of Nigeria

Traditional Nigerian Food: 13 Popular Dishes Of Nigeria

I don’t think the world has fully woken up to the amazing, rich cuisine of Nigeria which I would consider to be one of the absolute best in Africa. Whilst there are many other African countries that share similar traditions and recipes, Nigeria is the…

Canjeero/Anjero Recipe (Somali Injera) | Somalia

Canjeero/Anjero Recipe (Somali Injera) | Somalia

“Canjeero?!“ I hear you say. “I’ve heard of Injera, but never canjeero, are you sure you’re not confused?”. Very sure! In fact, canjeero (sometimes called anjero, canjeelo, lahoh or laxoox); and Injera are cousins. Whilst Injera is the famous Ethiopian food and method of eating;…

Stewed Kapenta (Matemba) with Sadza | Zimbabwean/Zambian

Stewed Kapenta (Matemba) with Sadza | Zimbabwean/Zambian

Kapenta (or matemba as it is locally pronounced) is a beautiful fish that is eaten almost exclusively in the African regions of Zimbabwe and Zambia due to the large fisheries that harvest them in the nearby Lake Kariba. Traditionally, before cooking the kapenta is dried in…

Egyptian Food: Top 6 Must-Try Dishes of Egypt

Egyptian Food: Top 6 Must-Try Dishes of Egypt

Egyptian food sets a precedent for much of the Middle East and is home to some bountiful regional culinary delights that have to be tried. Typically, Egyptian food combines vegetables, beans, legume, lentils, onions, pasta, rice and cumin with Mediterranean influences. All notable characteristics of Egypt’s mouth-watering national dishes.…