Africa

The Hajj of Emperor Musa: how the richest man in the history of the world spent his money

29-06-2021

The Hajj of Emperor Musa: how the richest man in the history ...

If you ask any person about what advanced civilizations in Africa he knows, then for sure they will tell you about ancient Egypt ...

"Love! She's not here!": Female sex tourism in Kenya

26-06-2021

"Love! She's not here!": Female sex tourism in Kenya

In Kenya, the so — called "romantic tourism" is widespread-when elderly European women pay young Kenyans for escorts... and other ...

In one day: amazing photo by Stephen Wilkes

25-06-2021

In one day: amazing photo by Stephen Wilkes

Pictures of the famous attractions have become part of the project of the photographer under the title "night and Day". Fifteen ...

The last secret of the Great Alexander: where did two thousand Macedonian ships go?

22-06-2021

The last secret of the Great Alexander: where did two ...

By the age of 30, Alexander, the son of King Philip of Macedon, had become the ruler of a vast empire from Greece to India. Even ...

The tragic life and death of the Pygmy Ota Beng, a living exhibit from the zoo

18-06-2021

The tragic life and death of the Pygmy Ota Beng, a living ...

He was the last of his tribe, all of whose members were killed by Belgian soldiers. Despite the fact that slavery in the United ...

The barbaric tradition of circumcising girls

16-06-2021

The barbaric tradition of circumcising girls

"A woman is the greatest threat to a man, an evil spirit that leads him astray. Seduces him with what is between her legs. ...

Millions of pink flamingos

13-06-2021

Millions of pink flamingos

Lake Nakuru National Park is located in Kenya, 160 km northwest of Nairobi. "Nakuru "means"dusty place" in the Maasai language. In ...

20 images of combat clothing from the distant past, which frightened the enemy

10-06-2021

20 images of combat clothing from the distant past, which ...

Throughout history, people have found a reason for war. Today on the planet here and there pockets of violence flare up. But unlike ...

Mistress of Africa Al-Kahina: The witch the Arabs feared

10-06-2021

Mistress of Africa Al-Kahina: The witch the Arabs feared

In the Islamic world, men reign supreme and their authority is unshakable. Therefore, the Arab chronicles, which describe the ...

Men of an Ethiopian tribe drink blood with milk to get the title of the fattest resident of the village

08-06-2021

Men of an Ethiopian tribe drink blood with milk to get the ...

More is better. This is what the Bodi people, or Me'en, think. The tribe, which lives in the remote Omo Valley region of Ethiopia, ...

Humpback love: a pensioner will have to pay a handsome man from Egypt who seduced her with camels

02-06-2021

Humpback love: a pensioner will have to pay a handsome man ...

For a hot passion, you have to pay dearly. According to the court decision, the British woman must pay her former Arab husband ...

Highlights of African Americans ' struggle for their rights

01-06-2021

Highlights of African Americans ' struggle for their rights

At the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, "I have a dream" was performed – the famous speech of the black preacher Martin Luther ...

Miraculous beauty: the 12 most amazing caves in the world

29-05-2021

Miraculous beauty: the 12 most amazing caves in the world

The cave attracts people with its mystery. They are associated with ancient history and adventure. Created by nature, they are ...

I exist, and yes, I am different: How the Moroccan youth lives

27-05-2021

I exist, and yes, I am different: How the Moroccan youth lives

All the projects of the photographer Mohammed Kilito are somehow connected with his native country — Morocco, in which he wants ...

Why is Africa the Mara river annually kills thousands of animals

27-05-2021

Why is Africa the Mara river annually kills thousands of animals

Wild Africa — it's not a very pleasant place, not only for guests but also for locals. There are on the continent and ...

Congo Muller: A Nazi and an African mercenary with a Devil's Smile

27-05-2021

Congo Muller: A Nazi and an African mercenary with a Devil's ...

The Soviet press called the former chief lieutenant of the German Wehrmacht, Siegfried Muller ,a "rapist and murderer", a "sadist", ...

Through the Sahara to the ocean in the freight train: extreme trip in the longest train in the world

26-05-2021

Through the Sahara to the ocean in the freight train: extreme ...

Mauritania is a country in the North-West of the Black continent, much of which is located on the territory of the scorching ...

The Pyramids of Giza, as you have never seen them before

26-05-2021

The Pyramids of Giza, as you have never seen them before

Egyptian photographer Karim Amr shared some spectacular photos of Cairo and the pyramids of Giza on his Instagram account, starting ...

How South African students make bricks out of urine

25-05-2021

How South African students make bricks out of urine

Students at the University of Cape Town have created an eco-friendly brick. This building material is made exclusively from ...

Hyenas and other people

25-05-2021

Hyenas and other people

Once, a photographer from Cape Town, Peter Hugo, received a curious photo from a friend traveling in Nigeria. It showed people ...

On the verge: 25 sexually charged photographs by Carlos Nunez

24-05-2021

On the verge: 25 sexually charged photographs by Carlos Nunez

To make erotic pictures, not necessarily to photograph naked girls. A true master knows how to create a frame that's more sex than ...

"I'm not going to stop!»: the most prolific African has 151 children and 16 wives

18-05-2021

"I'm not going to stop!»: the most prolific African has 151 ...

If you consider a family with three kids to be a large family, then Misheck Nyandoro from Zimbabwe will laugh in your face. The ...

The amazing city of Ghadames on the edge of the desert

16-05-2021

The amazing city of Ghadames on the edge of the desert

Ghadames, known as the "pearl of the desert", is located in an oasis in the south-west of Libya (the historical region of ...

10 African princesses in the fantastic Nkosozana photo project

16-05-2021

10 African princesses in the fantastic Nkosozana photo project

Photographer Dylan Davis, who lived until the age of 24 in South Africa, shot a series of Nkosozana, consisting of portraits of ...

I'll be damned! This is the only surviving pirate graveyard

08-05-2021

I'll be damned! This is the only surviving pirate graveyard

If you ever get the idea of watching whales come to the surface, there is no better place than the island of Nusi Buraha off the ...

Nasreddin Dinet: French artist who converted to Islam

06-05-2021

Nasreddin Dinet: French artist who converted to Islam

In the 19th century, traditional European art depicted the countries of Africa, the Middle East, and Asia as an exotic world ...