Active in Africa
Steve McKenna Travel the Garden Route from Cape Town for some spectacular sights, writes Steve McKenna.
After walking all night, Carol Nader is freezing and a little delirious as a miraculous dawn breaks over Mount Kilimanjaro.
Ben Stubbs hoists sail and windsurfs against a backdrop of golden beaches and the old medina in Essaouira.
Gabrielle Costa has no fear as she takes a leap of faith in Africa - and that's what scares her.
Each winter dozens of freestyle kayakers descend on a tiny palm-fringed islandon the Nile in Uganda to try out their skills on a single wave, called the Nile Special, or, simply, the Wave.
Take a deep breath, get strapped in and feel the buzz in these heart-pounding experiences, as named by Lonely Planet.
My granddaughter wishes to climb Mount Kilimanjaro, which I think is unwise. Can you give us advice of something else to do there that will satisfy her but is not so dangerous?