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Tanzania, Ngorongoro, snake bites and Lake Victoria

On our way to Serengeti NP we had looked over the rim of Ngorognoro Crater and saw the beauty of the place 620m (over 2,000 feet) below, and were very excited about getting down there the next day, but first we were booked into Sopa Lodge for the night, and got there about an hour before sunset (which was at about 6.30pm). 2,490 more words

Tanzania, Indian Ocean and the Serengti

After getting stopped for speeding (see last post), I should have learnt my lesson, but I’m weak willed and the 50kmph limit is ridiculous in places, so yes I got caught again and this time had to pay an on the spot fine of 30,000 Shillings (about £11.00) for doing 63kmph in a 50kmph zone. 3,009 more words

Food for Life: Food drive in Arusha

Two weekends ago, I spent a Sunday afternoon with the ISKCON lead preacher in Arusha, Draupadi, on their “Food for Life” food drive in Njiro. ISCKON has been distributing free food to communities in need through its program, Food for Life, for a long time now. 35 more words

Eat and sleep like a Princess on African Safari - Glamping our way around Tanzania

On Sunday July 3, 2016, my friend and I arrived in Arusha to begin our 10 day safari of Tanzania including Tarangire National Park, Ngorongoro Crater and Serengeti National Park. 901 more words

A bitter week, a trip to the doctor, and some afterthoughts

Hi World! Karibu Tena (welcome back) Hope y’all doing fine. This post will be a little bit more on the sad/downside. So apologies in advance and bear with me through it as this post is both a sort of vent and update on things over here. 1,470 more words

Four Points Debuts in Tanzania

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has announced that it will debut its Four Points by Sheraton brand in Tanzania with the rebranding of two independent hotels. 101 more words


Falling in love with Tanzania

Hi lovely people! with this weather, hope we are keeping warm…

I have had this post in my draft for the longest time. I went to Tanzania about a month ago. 830 more words