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Ngorogoro III

By On March 3, 2012

Before I tell you more about the Serengeti, I want to share a few Ngorongoro memories with you. The first took place when we were having a picnic on the shore of… Read More

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The Lion King

By On March 2, 2012

The first day in Ngorongoro Crater we hope to tick some boxes of our Big Five list. And we do! The first animal we spot, although hiding in the yellowish grass, is… Read More

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Exploring the Ngorogoro Crater

By On March 1, 2012

Once upon a time in Tanzania, there was a volcano 5 kilometers high. When it exploded it left a caldera of 20 kilometers wide and walls 600 meters high. Lions, leopards, zebras,… Read More

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Tarangire National Park

By On February 28, 2012

Tarangire National Park is famous for elephants – we spot one as soon as we enter the reservation – and Baobab trees. Baobabs are also known as upside-down trees and thats exactly… Read More

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Birds of Tanzania

By On February 13, 2012

Let me start with a piece of advice: never travel to Tanzania without a Bird Guide Book. We did and we regretted it. Luckily our guide Peter had a 3 inch thick… Read More

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The Great Escape

By On December 5, 2011

Animals might be busy with their Great Migration from Tanzania to Kenya, for us this was definitely a great escape. Our 4×4 and BGE (best guide ever) took us from one animal… Read More

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Tarangire Treetops, Tanzania

By On November 22, 2011

Ever since I watched the Swiss Family Robinson series as a kid I wanted to live in a tree house. A few years ago I finally had a chance to experience this.… Read More