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Arusha July 2017

Starting in July I will be spending a year living and working in Arusha, Tanzania with a Canadian organization called Uniterra and a local partnering organization called TAHA. 8 more words


Tunneled houses of Chagga

Traditionally banana farmers, the chagga of Northern Tanzania one of the largest tribes of Tanzania built huts known as ‘msonga’

Most interesting about these ‘msonga’ is you could ‘songa’/move from one hut to another without stepping out of the hut…the secret? 28 more words



Perhaps the most emotional moment in Africa for me was a visit to the Polish Cemetery in Tengeru. Tengeru lies near Arusha, about 20 minute drive (a little longer now with all the road works). 2,078 more words


Peace up, A Town

Apologies for the lack of posts lately. Our research got crazy, and I got a little crazy for a bit too. In the meantime, our research has taken us to… Arusha! 640 more words

The Great Tanzania Road Trip

Our road trip through Tanzania was one of the best trips I’ve ever taken, and nearly the most adventurous thing I have done thus far in my life.  1,162 more words


Out of Town/Festival: Natron 100 ft. Maia Von Lekow & Mzungu Kichaa, Nov. 25-27 2016 @ Lake Natron - Northern Tanzania

Dates: November 25-27, 2016
Venue: Lake Natron, Northern Tanzania
Tickets: various packages from the basic $350 (which covers the festival fees) to $550 (which covers; camping, transport from Arusha & festival) 32 more words


Arusha, Tanzania — The Bolthole... a writer's scrapbook of "place."

The 38th entry into The Bolthole is here! (7 images today, folks, so please click through to see them all.)

Small house for rent amongst the banana trees in Tanzania.

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