From the balcony of my villa at daybreak, I can see the nearby village creaking to life. Children are walking to school in their blue uniforms, and a farmer slings a hoe into the ground. The Africa of travelers’ imaginations is defined by vast open spaces—the treeless plains, the lonely desert—but Rwanda is the most densely populated country on the continent, and a trip here comes with an awareness that you’re sharing this space. By Sarah Hepola

Après le Kenya et la Tanzanie, le projet «Afrique de l’Est : autonomisation des femmes dans le commerce» du Centre du commerce international (CCI) marque un arrêt au Rwanda. Mais ici, l’accent est mis sur le tourisme dont le développement est devenu ces derniers mois un des chevaux de bataille du gouvernement. Par Ristel Tchounand

Rwanda Rwanda is a country which has risen like the phoenix in record time and carved a niche for itself as a fast developing African nation. It is dubbed as a land with a thousand hills and a million smiles is indeed a revelation and a paradise for any traveler looking for some amazing adventures and unique moments to cherish for a lifetime. By Voyager - Sandy & VyjayVisit Rwanda

With 12 award-winning lodges and camps across South Africa, Tanzania and Zimbabwe, Singita broke ground on August 31 for their latest project — Singita Kwitonda, on 188 acres at the edge of Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park. By Susan Muumbi

Once regarded by most Americans as the “Continent doomed with poverty, diseases, and wars,” Africa is on the run to be the most attractive tourist and investment destination for Americans. By Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania

The issue of how to link tourism and sustainable development is in focus this week at the 41st Annual World Tourism Summit. Hosted by Rwanda, one of East Africa's premier tourism destinations, the international meeting runs from Monday to Thursday at the Kigali Conference Centre. By UNCTAD.

Once a nation in turmoil, Rwanda is now an adored wildlife destination. There is courage in the its revival and grandeur in its beauty. By Rumela Basu*

The luxury Bisate lodge will serve as a “center of excellence” for learning about the great apes and support the local sustainable conservation economy, which helps safeguard the gorilla’s habitat. Anne Quito