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Adventures in Tanzania

Adventures in Tanzania

by Mara Sandoval All images © Mara Sandoval When I found out YokmoK was organizing a trip to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro– I signed up immediately. Having traveled with YokmoK in the past, I knew I was signing up for a well-organized adventure with quality people, laughter and...
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Our ten favorite summits

Our ten favorite summits

Today we come across an article by Lonely Planet in which it spoke of its 10 best things to climb. We have not wanted to be left behind, so we have developed our own list of our ten favorite peaks. The’ve arranged alphabetically to avoid...
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The Shira, Mawenzi and Kibo, the three legs of Kilimanjaro

The Shira, Mawenzi and Kibo, the three legs of Kilimanjaro

Kilimanjaro is composed of three peaks which, in turn, are also extinct volcanoes: Shira in the west, with 3962 meters; Kibo, in the center, with 5891.8 m; and Mawenzi in the east, with 5149 m. Kibo It is crowned at the top with an elliptical...
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Switzerland and Tanzania among the best fall trips for National Geographic Traveler

Switzerland and Tanzania among the best fall trips for National Geographic Traveler

Two of our destinations, namely Switzerland and Tanzania, have been chosen by the editors of the prestigious magazine National Geographic Traveler, as the best trips for fall 2011. The publication speaks of two specific areas such as the spectacular terraces of Vineyards of Lavaux in Switzerland, and the paradise Zanzibar in...
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Flora and fauna in Kilimanjaro

Flora and fauna in Kilimanjaro

Summer is going by very fast and we are thinking about our exploration trip to Tanzania with ascent to Kilimanjaro. There are less than two months left for the expedition to leave, so let’s get to know the destination a bit better. Today it is...
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Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa and global warming

Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa and global warming

This summit, together with our intrepid adventurers, will be the main protagonist of the trip, so let’s get to know the highest mountain in Africa, a mountain that, unfortunately, is threatened by the action of man. Kilimanjaro is a mountain located in northeastern Tanzania and...
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Vaccinations for travel to Tanzania and ascent to Kilimanjaro

Vaccinations for travel to Tanzania and ascent to Kilimanjaro

Preparations for our trip are marvelous. There are less than four months and although it seems a long time, it is better to start thinking about certain procedures. Last week we talked about visas for Tanzania and today it is important to address a very important issue...
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