Countries Archives: Tanzania

Two days in the Serengeti

When you visit the Serengeti, you don’t only view lions, leopards or thousands upon thousands of wildebeest and other game. But you observe an African wilderness that is far beyond the comprehension of one’s imagination.

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A wealth of sightings at Ruaha

Every day at Ruaha brings new joys, as you never know who is going to turn up next.

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Amboni Caves and Lake Chala

Ovelanders Patrick an Chloe visit Lake Chala and the Amboni Caves in Tanzania.

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From coast to mountains in Tanzania

Follow these overlanders as they travel from the coast to the mountains in Tanzania.

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What’s a camel worth?

Interview with the Maasai and Samburu tribes to determine their views on owning cows vs. camels accordingly to practicality and tradition.

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The streets of Stone Town in Zanzibar

Zanzibar, with all its clichés that make it out to be the ultimate travel destination, is even better than these travellers expected.

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Adventures in the Udzungwa mountains

Arriving at Udzungwa Mountains National Park in Tanzania, travellers Patrick and Chloe share their experience with us.

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11 species in 1 sitting

Sue Stolberger had an amazing few hours at Ruaha National Park in Tanzania in early August, sighting eleven different animal species in one sitting. Can you guess all the animals in these pictures?

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Journey via Zambia to Tanzania’s Katavi National Park

We began the formidable 4 day journey through Zambia and into Tanzania, stopping at Victoria falls during our gruelling  journey. The falls were spectacular; any more adjectives here would just be superfluous. We saw the falls during the dry season and the fine, wet and, what can only be described as rain that billows up …

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Tanzania Withdraws Proposal to Downlist Elephants

Earlier this year Tanzania applied to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) for permission to hold a one-off sale of 101 tonnes of stockpiled ivory and to reduce protection for its elephant population. The African country intended to seek approval for trade in hunting trophies for non-commercial …

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