With its own restaurants and bars, a pool and a fantastic day spa, Am Weinberg is a difficult place to leave.
So diminished is it, the river will soon swallow its remains, taking ruins and baobabs and people's stories with it.
A giraffe sighting on the main road from Nairobi's Jomo Kenyatta International Airport? That is unexpected.
Fresh pineapple with chilli, cauliflower briani and deep-fried chilli cakes: Mauritius is a feast for the tastebuds.
An outback road trip, African style.
Don't knock it until you try it: a bastilla is a type of pigeon pie topped with icing sugar - and it's delicious.
It's not the flashiest airline, nor is it the cheapest, but EgyptAir's your best bet for direct flights in and out of Cairo.