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Tarangiri National Park

Monday, 8 Oct 2018 | Views [2]

IT’S A LONG DRIVE FROM ARUSHA TO TARANGIRI SAFARI CAMP.  We took a break at an un-named lake in Masai country where Omari had to charm the women collecting water by explaining we were birding, not taking photos of them — which was mostly ... Read more >

Olpopongi Masai Village

Saturday, 6 Oct 2018 | Views [3]

THE MASAI DON’T ACTUALLY LIVE AT THE OLPOPONGI MASAI Cultural Center.  Only wasungu like us sleep in the pitch-dark, mud-wattle rondavals. There are no windows and no electricity except in the bar area and the bathrooms, only kerosene lanterns ... Read more >

Amani Biosphere Reserve and Mkomazi NP

Thursday, 4 Oct 2018 | Views [6]

AMANI NATURE CENTER IS A UNESCO BIOSPHERE RESERVE at the end of a truly horrendous road in extreme NE Tanzania.  We have a no frills,  “one-bulb” room (when the electricity is working) but the food is good and there seems to be ... Read more >

A New Addition

Tuesday, 2 Oct 2018 | Views [10]

FOR MOST AMERICANS, AN AFRICAN SAFARI is one of those “trips of a lifetime.”  But we have spent nearly two years in more than 20 African countries and we have seen much of the wildlife . We didn’t come so far and spend so much ... Read more >

Birding Bonus Day

Sunday, 30 Sep 2018 | Views [13]

OMARI PICKED US UP FROM OUR DOWNTOWN HOTEL at 9AM with Nasib as his co-pilot.  We hadn’t seen his son since our 2006 safari when he was only three days old.  He is a good looking 12-year old now, quiet and polite as most African kids ... Read more >

Photos: Tanzania Safari

Saturday, 29 Sep 2018 | Photo Gallery

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Tanzania Inside Out

Saturday, 29 Sep 2018 | Views [8]

OUR FLIGHTS FROM REUNION TO TANZANIA were changed and we were worried about making all the connections.  St. Denis to Mahe to Dar es Salaam to Kilimanjaro, after all, left a lot of room for errors.  As it turns out we made it with only a little ... Read more >

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