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Tanzania 2014 - Kilimanjaro

Time for a bucket list item! Climbing a ‘very high’ mountain is something I always wanted to do. I considered climbing the Kilimanjaro before but I always let my doubts take the best of me (Isn’t it too hard for me? 2,467 more words

Post CFSIA: Stonetown to Kilimanjaro

So much has been crammed into the last week and a half! I’m writing this from an Internet cafe in Moshi (the Union Cafe, which is quite excellent if anyone is ever in this corner of the world and wants some relatively fast WiFi and superb cheesecake). 1,224 more words


Kilimanjaro - Summit Day

I wake up and my lips are flecked with dried blood. At 4600M, my nose is blocked with volcanic ash and the air is painfully thin.  913 more words


What Doesn't Kil(imanjaro) Me Makes Me Stronger, Right?

I closed the novel, grabbed my cell and texted three friends this question: Who wants to climb Mount Kilimanjaro with me? The responses I received had one thing in common -expletives. 795 more words


Mt.Kilimanjaro -A Perfect Gentleman

Mt.Kilimanjaro is the Worlds Highest Free Standing Mountain standing at 5895M/19341 Ft AMSL ,It is the highest Mountain in Africa,It is the highest point in Africa-Uhuru Peak and  is one of the Worlds Largest Volcanoes.When I climbed Mt.Kenya in 2006… 1,238 more words


Day 6: Lemosho route #kilimanjaro #tanzania #africa #lemosho

Fri, Feb 6

5th–Mweka Camp (B, L, D)

Satellite Track My Journey

Day 5: Barafu camp (4550 m) – Uhuru Peak (5895 m) – Mweka (3100 m). 328 more words


Day Twelve - Uhuru Peak and a Whole Load of Drama

The last 24 hours have been filled with all kinds of emotions and lots of drama. Of course, the drama was all caused by Sean but I’ll work through the day’s events in order. 1,208 more words