Category Archives: Tanzania

Snake Park

Day 310 and 311, Friday / Saturday 09/10 November 2012 – Snake Park, Arusha, Tanzania I had been looking forward to this day for a wee while. It was the day when everyone on the tour but me left for … Continue reading

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Lovin’ (in) the Ngorongoro Crater

Day 309, Thursday 08 November 2012 – Kudu Camp, As seems to the tradition on this leg of the trip I was up far too early again, but today was all worth it, a game drive in the Ngorongoro Crater, … Continue reading

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Kili, Kili, Kili !!

Day 308, Wednesday 07 November 2012 – Kudu Camp, Karatu, Tanzania I slept well until a pre-dawn chorus from about 4:00. Starting with dogs, then roosters, bells and the morning call to prayer. Oh well, at least it was an … Continue reading

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The Kiwi in the rock

Day 307, Tuesday 06 November 2012 – Honey Badger Lodge, Moshi, Tanzania Grrrrrrrr, an early start. Up at 4:20 and on the truck for a 5:00 departure. I had gotten used to sleeping till 7:00! The journey through and out … Continue reading

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He is not as disreputable as he looks

Day 306, Monday 05 November 2012 – Dar es Salaam Damn, I knew as soon as I wrote that good sleep was habit forming I would sleep badly and I did. No reason for it, bed was comfy, it was … Continue reading

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People jelous never win

Day 305, 04 Sunday November 2012 – Stone Town, Zanzibar Another great night’s sleep, this sleeping thing is almost getting to be habitual. I am definitely not going to complain if this keeps up. I wandered up to the cafe … Continue reading

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A day of diving in Zanzibar

Day 304, Saturday 03 November 2012 – Nungwi, Zanzibar A massive sleep was had last night, I didn’t fully wake up until 7:10 when I had my first real coffee in a few days. I joined a number of the … Continue reading

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Zanzibar !!

Day 303, Friday 02 November 2012 – Nungwi, Zanzibar I had left the rest of the group soon after dinner last night to grab a few minutes peace and quiet after the long long day on the truck. I also … Continue reading

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Fifteen hours on the road to Dar.

Day 302, Thursday 01 November 2012 – Dar es Salaam I had a lousy sleep last night, and struggled out of bed at the ridiculous time of 4:30 – and there was no coffee either. It was a hurried pack … Continue reading

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Running on empty.

Day 301, Wednesday 31 October 2012 – Farmhouse camp, Tanzania It was nice to sleep in a double bed for a change, it has been a while. I got to starfish in the middle and sprawl; it was a pretty … Continue reading

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