“The ferry is in Mombasa,” Rahim translated the ticket officer at Zanzibar’s port, surrounded by an angry crowd hurling abuse at the ticketer.
“Mombasa?” I repeated, blinking. 2,176 more words
I’d say Tanzania has been my favorite of all the many trips I’ve taken so far. I learned that hakuna matata (cue The Lion King theme) is a real and regular saying in Swahili and it was like watching my childhood memories and dreams of traveling to Africa becoming real. 585 more words
I like the European Union. I enjoyed studying abroad, I appreciate not having to go to a Forex when I travel from Berlin to Rome, I am able to buy affordable duty-free yummy French Camembert in Germany and I like that I have the opportunity to apply for jobs anywhere around the EU without thinking about permits, visas or the like. 1,144 more words
We had a wonderful Valentine’s Day safari in Arusha National Park and then drove to Marangu where we spent the night at Kilimanjaro Mountain Resort. That evening we had our pre-climb meeting and met the 11 incredible people we were about to embark on our journey with. 156 more words