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Year 8 Q&A on WW1 Africa

Following the talk I gave to the year 8s and some work they did with their teachers, here are some of the questions the young people came up with regarding the First World War in Africa. 4,124 more words


Maps of an East Africa that the expats might recall

Don’t ask me where I got these maps from, can’t even remember. (Leroy?) But it’s not one of those books which I conveniently forgot to return. 192 more words

Safari! Serengeti National Park, Tanzania

After an amazing three days in the Masai Mara Reserve in Kenya, we took off from this dirt runway on a series of small planes to Serengeti National Park in Tanzania (with a ground transfer and border formalities in route).   406 more words


The Bloodstain Of Slaves In Stone Town - Zanzibar

As the slave trade intensified in the 18th century, the Stone Town in Zanzibar – Tanzania was one of the worlds last slave market.Illegal slave trade was still going on after it has been abolished.It was used for auctioning slaves by the Arab traders.The slave trade was abolished by the British in 1873. 269 more words


Grab your Free Ticket to attend East Africa Tourism and Hospitality Expo 2017

East Africa Tourism & Hospitality Conference and Trade Expo is Tanzania’s leading business-to-customer (B2C) event which attracts representatives of the hospitality and tourism industry from East Africa region and other parts of the world. 165 more words


Trivia #076 - Before Independance

The independent Republic of Kenya was formed in 1964. However, what was Kenya called before 1964?

  1. The Kenya Colony
  2. The British Protectorate of Kenya
  3. The British Protectorate of East Africa…
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I've a Split Personality

I’ve been away from our African home for 3 weeks now and I’ve suddenly realized that I’ve got what used to be called a split personality, now it’s known as having a Dissociative Identity Disorder. 468 more words