Tanzania

Camping in the heart of the Serengeti

Camping in the heart of the Serengeti

As part of a trip to Tanzania, my sister and I spent two days in Serengeti National Park. Our accommodation during that time was a fairly large tent right smack in the middle of the park. Before we went on with the trip, I made countless research about these sort […]

On Set with the Cast of the Lion King

On Set with the Cast of the Lion King

I love safaris – so much! And when they are in the place that inspired the Lion King animated movie, oh joy! In a single year, I went on safari in India, South Africa and Tanzania and no one safari was the same as the other. I guess that’s the […]

24 hours in Zanzibar!

24 hours in Zanzibar!

My sister and I visited Zanzibar over a 5 day period after spending the first 6 days of our holiday in search of the big 5 at the Lake Manyara, Tarangire, Ngorogoro Crater and Serengeti national parks.  All we wanted to do afterwards was to eat, sleep and lazy around […]

Travel Costs Breakdown: Zanzibar

Travel Costs Breakdown: Zanzibar

What does it cost to visit Zanzibar on a budget? As usual, this breakdown is based solely on my experience with planning for a trip I made in the month of September, 2016. This is intended only for the purpose of trip planning and to present a fair idea of […]

Nomads for a day in Tanzania

Nomads for a day in Tanzania

‘Maasai’ means people that speak the ‘Maa’ language. They are a semi-nomadic ethnic group living in southern Kenya and Northern Tanzania whose lives majorly revolves around caring for their cattle. In the past, they have been known to be fully nomadic, moving their herds to wherever they can find food […]

12 days in 3 minutes: Safari & the Beach Movie

12 days in 3 minutes: Safari & the Beach Movie

For our trip to Tanzania, my sister & I visited four national parks in 6 days and spent another 6 days in Zanzibar. Here’s a short video of how that went. I hope you enjoy it ? I also wrote a weekly diary about the trip, you can find that […]

Up, Up and Away!

Up, Up and Away!

My sister and I took our first hot air balloon ride in Serengeti, Tanzania. We paid a premium for the one hour air safari but the experience itself was priceless. Our little adventure began early on our second day of camping in the heart of the national park. We set […]

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Safari and Zanzibar Tour Diaries – First Week Recap

Our first week on tour has been wonderful. We visited a total of four national parks. Starting out in Tarangire, then on to Serengeti via Ngorongoro Crater, down the crater and ending in Lake Manayara National park. We also got to visit a Masai village close to Ngorongoro Crater – […]

Tanzania

Jambo Tanzania!

Touch down Tanzania. Finally. My sister and I have had a pretty interesting journey getting here. First, our flight from Lagos left an hour late, so we missed our connecting flight to Kilimanjaro. We flew with Kenya Airways and they rescheduled us to another flight three hours later. That was […]