Posts tagged with "Animals"



17. July 2019
The great natural diversity and wildlife in Tanzania is definitely enough to take your breath away. Since the 1920s, Lake Manyara area was used for sports hunting. 1960 it was given the National Park status. 1974 the NP was enlarge by approx. 550ha at it's southern end The majority of the land area of the park is a narrow strip running between the Gregory Rift valley wall to the west and Lake Manyara, an alkaline lake, to the east. The national park only includes the northwest quadrant of the...
10. July 2019
Setting off on an early friday morning, a group of guests excitedly climbed into the safari car. Our destination for today: The Serengeti National Park in Tanzania. The great natural diversity and the wildlife in the National Park is absolutely breathtaking and is definitely one of the places you need to start with at your bucket list. The NP was established in 1952 and is home to the greatest wildlife spectacle on earth: The great migration of wildebeest and zebra. The resident population of...
03. July 2019
The Ngorongoro Crater is one of Tanzania’s most famous and most spectacular natural wonders. It is located within the Ngorongoro Conservation Area in Northern Tanzania’s Crater Highlands, which borders the Serengeti National Park. The crater was formed 2-3 million years ago and is one of the world’s biggest inactive and intact craters in the world. It is also one of the wildlife spots in the country, which makes it even more fascinating. Apart from elephants, buffalo's, lions, leopards...
29. May 2019
In this series we look at the rich blend of people that belong to Tanzania, where they come from and how they put aside differences to become one nation, one people, respecting one another’s beliefs. With an estimated population of around 40 million people, Tanzania is a cauldron of ethnicity, culture and history. The Republic of Tanzania has evolved the greatest linguistic diversity in the whole of the African continent, with four major African language bases, ranging from Bantu, Cushitic...
01. May 2019
Feeling particularly fancy in our own private dala dala, we left the Nyumbani Hostel on Friday morning for the monthly community day. On the last Friday of every month, all volunteers come together to help one of the projects we work with. Pippi House is a shelter for homeless girls, women and their children that aims to provide them with an education and a better way of living. Recently, they have created their own garden where they aim to grow vegetables both to sell for a little income and...
19. April 2019
Visiting our partners at Mbwa Wa Africa Animal Shelter. Be prepared for cuteness!