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Using positive storytelling to challenge negative stereotyping

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We're fed a dismal view of Africa by mainstream media, but the continent as a whole is safer, kinder and more culturally rich than our negative stereotypes allow us to imagine.

 

Is Africa merely misunderstood?

 

FOAT is the result of one travel journalist's year and half journey through 17 countries in Africa, where she explored cross-cultural understanding through storytelling.

Discover modern Africa from those who call it home.

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Choose Africa as your next travel destination

Tired of the crowds in Europe and Asia? Want to explore lesser-known destinations? 

Africa offers something for every type of traveller - backpackers, families, overlanders, solo-travellers, beach-side resort seekers.

 

However you travel, you'll fall in love with Africa's offering of incredibly warm and welcoming people, rich cultures, vibrant art scenes, memorable beaches, stunning landscapes, rural wilderness, premier wildlife viewing and more.

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Motivation behind FOAT

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