Africa: Not Welcome Here - Travelling While African

Welcome to a new series of articles, guest edited by Nanjala Nyabola, exploring what it means to travel as black and African.

This is the first essay in the six-part series guest edited by Nanjala Nyabola. Additional editing by Ayodeji Rotinwa. Illustrations by Diana Ejaita.

Travel has changed so much in the last 30 years.