Watch: Morocco as you’ve never seen before

For many, capturing the essence of a dream travel destination, as you explore its scenery, flavours, people and culture is as much a part of the journey as the experience itself. Portuguese filmmaker Bernardo Bacalhau’s beautifully shot video of Morocco’s terrain has us bursting at the seams to see the North African country ourselves. Shot within a week using a DJI Phantom 3 Pro drone, the short film reveals the diversity and beauty of Morocco.

Watch: Morocco as you’ve never seen before

WATCH: A cleaner environment with the help of donkeys

The formalisation of an age-old partnership between man and donkey has seen a community in the Limpopo region realise social, environmental and animal-care development through the Donkeys 4 Development project. Watch this video, shared by Beautiful News, featuring environmentalist Eliot Chisango of the P.E.A.C.E Foundation, as he working with community members to create a cleaner environment and economic opportunities through a buyback recycling centre – with the help of their beloved donkeys, of course.

Eliot Chisango

Eliot Chisango found potential in the relationship between humans and donkeys by creating a programme that benefits both, as well as the environment.Click here for more #BeautifulNews: possible by Mercedes-Benz South Africa

Posted by Beautiful News South Africa on Thursday, 22 June 2017

WATCH: A cleaner environment with the help of donkeys

Breathtaking drone footage of Africa to inspire unparalleled wanderlust

The African landscape has possibly never looked as majestic on film as it does in this footage captured with drones courtesy of Rhino Africa. From elephants and giraffes lazily treading across land, to whales peacefully idling in clear waters, watching this invokes unparalleled wanderlust for not only the continent, but the world at large.

Martha Stewart & Snoop Dogg host new cooking show

Food – the world over – has an uncanny ability to bridge the most distant of gaps, form unlikely friendships at the dinner table, and open new worlds in both taste and perspective. Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner show is one perfect example. Stewart, an accomplished publishing, broadcasting, merchandising, e-commerce businesswoman and author, and Snoop, a world famous rapper, actor and businessman, will host celebrity guests and cook up themed meals each week. The show premieres on 7 November on VH1. 

Andrew Zaloumis & iSimangaliso REAP

Watch this inspiring video in which Andrew Zaloumis, the CEO of South Africa’s first World Heritage Site, iSimangaliso Wetland Park, speaks about the park’s Rural Enterprise Accelerator Programme (REAP) which provides training, mentorship and seed capital to fund small businesses in and around the park.

Video of the Week: World Rhino Day

22 September is World Rhino Day. Watch this moving video by WWF South Africa and Green Renaissance where dramatic footage of rhino relocation tell a remarkable story in the continuing struggle against rhino poaching on the African continent. Visit: the World Rhino Day website for information on how you can make a difference. Follow the #WorldRhinoDay hashtag on Twitter.