Friday’s Photoshoot: Kilimanjaro the View from Above

The Kilimanjaro Climbing season is well underway, and if you plan to climb Africa’s highest mountain over Christmas or New Year, you are in for a real treat!  Kilimanjaro is not only a great adventure, it is one of the most beautiful mountains in the whole world, and if you appreciate ever-changing landscapes, unusual flora…

Travelling in Tanzania – One of the Most Popular Destinations in Africa

If you are looking for an action-packed holiday adventure that includes mountaineering, a safari, a cultural experience and a beach break, there is only one destination you should be heading to this year, and that is Tanzania. One of Africa’s richest countries in terms of biodiversity, Tanzania homes Africa’s highest mountain – Mount Kilimanjaro, the…

Tanzania – A Tantalizing Holiday Hot Spot for 2014

The first week of January is always a busy time of year in the travel industry, but if the last 6-days are anything to go by, it seems Tanzania is THE holiday destination for 2014! Home of Mount Kilimanjaro, Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater and the exotic island of spice Zanzibar, Tanzania has much to offer international…

The Seven Summits – Do you have what it takes?

We may still be in the midst of finalising our Kilimanjaro climb in September, but I have already heard the words ‘Everest’ and ‘Aconcagua’ more times, than I care to hear at this stage! An infectious hobby that draws adrenalin junkies from around the world, mountain climbing is certainly something that gets under your skin,…

Climbing Kilimanjaro – A Dream Comes True

While I have always been relatively active and sporty, my fitness levels cannot compare to those of my Austrian born, mountain goat of a husband, who can scale a 2,500-metre mountain without breaking a sweat! Yet I have always had a dream, a ‘bucket list’ contender if you like, and that is to climb the…