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How Much Does a Tanzania Safari Cost

2021-03-20T19:27:03+03:00

Tanzania Safari Cost Highlight Knowing a cost to go on safari in Tanzania is an important early step towards planning your amazing trip. A Tanzania safari is on many people's bucket lists. This is a safari where you can see some of the greatest wild animals in their natural habitat. [...]

How Much Does a Tanzania Safari Cost2021-03-20T19:27:03+03:00

The Best African Countries to Visit for Vacation in 2021

2021-03-12T14:27:38+03:00

Africa is one of the most stunning continents in the whole world. There's so much to see and do, you'll be spoilt for choice. This article is the best travel information which will help you to discover the best African countries to visit. There are 54 countries in Africa, so [...]

The Best African Countries to Visit for Vacation in 20212021-03-12T14:27:38+03:00

The Ultimate Guide to Visiting Ngorongoro Crater

2021-02-15T09:13:53+03:00

About Ngorongoro Crater Ngorongoro Crater might be a less known place for most of the new African travelers. Everyone knows about the Serengeti (thanks for that, Toto) and Kilimanjaro, but do you know about the Ngorongoro Crater, another awe-inspiring destination in Tanzania? The UNESCO World Heritage Site is the largest [...]

The Ultimate Guide to Visiting Ngorongoro Crater2021-02-15T09:13:53+03:00

10 Can’t Miss Destinations in Lake Victoria Africa

2021-01-30T17:00:41+03:00

No visit to the "dark continent" is complete without spending some time in the regions that surround Lake Victoria, Africa. Extending into three separate African countries - Tanzania, Kenya, and Uganda - Lake Victoria is the largest lake in Africa. But it's also the world's largest tropical lake, and the [...]

10 Can’t Miss Destinations in Lake Victoria Africa2021-01-30T17:00:41+03:00

The Top 10 Things to Do in Zanzibar

2021-01-30T17:01:05+03:00

Zanzibar - the very name conjures up images of tropical intrigue and excitement! If you are plannning to visit Zanzibar, this guide wish show you the best things to do in Zanzibar. This stunning spice island is bursting with activities and places of interest for every traveller. Around every [...]

The Top 10 Things to Do in Zanzibar2021-01-30T17:01:05+03:00

10 Tanzania National Parks You Would Love

2021-01-30T17:01:58+03:00

If you tell someone you're going to Tanzania, they may give you a confused look. Chances are they don't know much about the country or the beautiful areas within. Reading this you might be unsure of what exactly there is to do in Tanzania or if there is a more [...]

10 Tanzania National Parks You Would Love2021-01-30T17:01:58+03:00

The Ultimate Tanzania Safari Itinerary

2021-01-30T17:02:07+03:00

If you are planning for a safari, the first thing is to get the best Tanzania safari itinerary. Imagine watching a herd of wildebeest stampede across the open plains. Imagine coming face to face with a lion, an elephant, or a mighty Maasai warrior. Now imagine the brightest sunset you've [...]

The Ultimate Tanzania Safari Itinerary2021-01-30T17:02:07+03:00

7 Tips for Climbing Kilimanjaro

2021-03-20T19:27:07+03:00

Climbing Kilimanjaro has been a dream of any climber. Joining the ranks of those who have successfully summited Mount Kilimanjaro is an incredible feat. It's a physical undertaking like no other which requires plenty of preparation. Mount Kilimanjaro stands at 5,895 meters and is the tallest free-standing mountain in the [...]

7 Tips for Climbing Kilimanjaro2021-03-20T19:27:07+03:00

Your Guide to the Animals Found in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area

2021-01-30T17:12:24+03:00

While there are thousands of travel destinations, an African safari is by far one of the most beautiful, sought after vacations that should be on everyone's bucket list. There are safaris in quite a few African countries, and each of them boasts its own unique landscapes, culture, and wildlife. [...]

Your Guide to the Animals Found in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area2021-01-30T17:12:24+03:00

The Best Camera for Safari Photography

2021-01-30T17:10:19+03:00

Wildlife photographers can earn up to $80,000 a year while traveling the world and enjoying a life of adventure. Whether you're interested in becoming a photographer or simply want to photograph some amazing animals, finding the best camera for safari is a great place to start.So book your flight and dive into [...]

The Best Camera for Safari Photography2021-01-30T17:10:19+03:00

Amazing Marine Life Found in Tanzania

2021-01-28T20:37:24+03:00

If you’re like most travellers I talk to, then the amazing marine life found in Tanzania is the next thing you want to experience alongside your Safari in Tanzania. Tanzania has already made its name as the top safari destination in Africa and at the end of 2020, one of [...]

Amazing Marine Life Found in Tanzania2021-01-28T20:37:24+03:00

8 Must-Have Items to Take for Wildebeest Migration Safari

2021-01-30T17:22:36+03:00

If you're an animal lover, going to see the wildebeest migration is the trip of a lifetime. It's a chance to go out into the African Serengeti and see nature at its most primal, undisturbed state. A trip to a whole other continent, though, and into the wilds at that, [...]

8 Must-Have Items to Take for Wildebeest Migration Safari2021-01-30T17:22:36+03:00

Swahili Phrases to Make Your Safari Go Smoothly: Must Read

2021-01-30T17:09:10+03:00

Knowing some Swahili phrases is very important on your safari, just like passport, visa, safari wardrobe, recent vaccinations, and mosquito repellent. There are so many things to think about when traveling to Africa. You might have packed your suitcase, but have you prepared for language barriers? With over 900 million English speakers in [...]

Swahili Phrases to Make Your Safari Go Smoothly: Must Read2021-01-30T17:09:10+03:00

Zanzibar Dishes to Die For: The Best Tanzanian Food to Try on Safari

2021-01-30T17:09:39+03:00

Zanzibar, also known as Spice Island, has food like nowhere else in the world. Because this Island off the coast of East Africa has had Arabian traders, Indian immigrants, and Portuguese invasions, the regional cuisine is just as much of a melting pot as the island itself. Whether you're going to [...]

Zanzibar Dishes to Die For: The Best Tanzanian Food to Try on Safari2021-01-30T17:09:39+03:00

Tanzania Safari vs Kenya Safari: Which Trip Is Better?

2021-01-30T17:13:07+03:00

Last year, over 18 million tourists visited Africa. Over 70% of these travelers spent time in only seven countries. Tanzania and Kenya were among these popular destinations. There's no doubt that an African safari should be right at the top of your bucket list, the only question is where to go. [...]

Tanzania Safari vs Kenya Safari: Which Trip Is Better?2021-01-30T17:13:07+03:00

Gorilla vs Lion: Is It True a Gorilla Would Win a Fight Against a Lion?

2021-03-12T18:54:48+03:00

The Internet births many questions, from the serious to the seriously absurd. Yet it didn't let us down when they pitted two of nature's most iconic creatures against one another: the silverback gorilla and the male African lion. Both beasts of fearsome strength, we decided to try our hand at [...]

Gorilla vs Lion: Is It True a Gorilla Would Win a Fight Against a Lion?2021-03-12T18:54:48+03:00

10 Things You Shouldn’t Do When You’re on Safari in Africa

2021-01-30T17:20:53+03:00

Did you know that more than 30 million tourists visit Africa annually? Many come to see spectacular wildlife and enjoy gorgeous natural landscapes. In fact, a safari in Africa tops many travelers' bucket lists. But do you know the dos and don'ts when it comes to an African safari? Whether it's your [...]

10 Things You Shouldn’t Do When You’re on Safari in Africa2021-01-30T17:20:53+03:00

Which is The Best Country for Safari, Tanzania or South Africa?

2021-01-30T17:21:33+03:00

Tanzania or South Africa for safari? Have you asked yourself about this question? Did you know that more than 18 million tourists visited Africa in 2017? Or, that by 2022, the Euromonitor predicts that African tourism will reach 25 million? The continent's diverse natural landscapes and abundant wildlife can make it [...]

Which is The Best Country for Safari, Tanzania or South Africa?2021-01-30T17:21:33+03:00

Why Serengeti Is The Best Safari Park in Africa

2021-01-30T17:22:06+03:00

Serengeti has been voted as the best African safari park in many years and counting! This article will show you why many tourists love this amazing park. Imagine: you are surrounded by miles of rugged savanna. Rhinoceros and elephants gaze curiously at your jeep as it rolls past. Hippos surface [...]

Why Serengeti Is The Best Safari Park in Africa2021-01-30T17:22:06+03:00

The Top 5 Ways to Have a Successful Balloon Safari in 2021

2021-01-30T17:23:39+03:00

For many of us, a trip to Africa is a lifelong dream. Every year 30 million people make it come true. Which means you want to get this bucket-list item done right. You want to make sure you tick off the big attractions, do a safari, and see the sights. To savor this [...]

The Top 5 Ways to Have a Successful Balloon Safari in 20212021-01-30T17:23:39+03:00

21 Common Animals in Serengeti National Park

2021-01-30T17:25:20+03:00

These are 21 Animals in Serengeti Worth Viewing If there’s a single wildlife park in the world that has consistently stood out as the best for viewing animals then it’s Serengeti. And people loves this park. Here is the proof, can you guess how many people shows interest in [...]

21 Common Animals in Serengeti National Park2021-01-30T17:25:20+03:00

Earthlife Expeditions wins 2020 Traveler’s Choice Award

2020-09-12T19:16:57+03:00

Earthlife Expeditions has been awarded travellers’ choice in Tanzania safari for the year 2020 by TripAdvisor, the largest online travel site, recording nearly 300 million unique visitors in July 2016. This is the first time Earthlife Expeditions has received this accolade. “We are proud to be recognized with this award, [...]

Earthlife Expeditions wins 2020 Traveler’s Choice Award2020-09-12T19:16:57+03:00

Definitive Guide to Ngorongoro Conservation Area

2020-07-04T11:03:38+03:00

As for earliest African societies, the Ngorongoro conservation Area used to be occupied by hunter-gatherers who developed into pastoralists societies of Mbulu and Datooga. Thinking that they had found their own fertile soil with greener pasture for their livestock, somewhere else there were Maasai watching the Ngorongoro land with full [...]

Definitive Guide to Ngorongoro Conservation Area2020-07-04T11:03:38+03:00

Definitive Guide to Serengeti National Park

2020-07-04T11:03:54+03:00

When the British colonial administration established the Serengeti National Park in 1951, no one knew that the park would go on to become the best safari Park of Africa. Forming Serengeti National Park following the partial game reserve which had been formed between 1921 and 1929 for the sake of [...]

Definitive Guide to Serengeti National Park2020-07-04T11:03:54+03:00

What is the best time to climb Kilimanjaro

2020-07-04T11:43:51+03:00

Each year, Kilimanjaro Mountain attracts adventurous travelers who are rewarded with one of the most incredible sites on the planet. Today, I am giving you a handy guide to the best time to climb Mount Kilimanjaro. At the end of this post, you will be knowledgeable enough to plan your [...]

What is the best time to climb Kilimanjaro2020-07-04T11:43:51+03:00

Plastic Bags in Tanzania: Bans, Regulations and why you should care

2020-07-04T11:14:19+03:00

On 01 June 2019 plastic bags in Tanzania was officially banned. While to some it was considered harsh, many citizens and non-citizens were happy to see this long-delayed act coming into action finally. Muguruki, for example, was very excited with the Tanzania plastic bags ban news. Here is what he [...]

Plastic Bags in Tanzania: Bans, Regulations and why you should care2020-07-04T11:14:19+03:00

Dengue Fever in Tanzania: Useful Travel Information before Your Visit

2020-07-04T11:14:31+03:00

In the Sunday of 17th March 2019, Tanzania Ministry of Health announced the confirmed outbreak of dengue fever in Tanzania. 11 patients had been diagnosed with the disease in the country’s largest city of Dar es Salaam. In a statement, the permanent secretary of the ministry of Health stressed “The [...]

Dengue Fever in Tanzania: Useful Travel Information before Your Visit2020-07-04T11:14:31+03:00

Health First: Is there Ebola in Tanzania?

2020-07-04T11:56:36+03:00

As I am looking to lift the lid on Ebola in Tanzania rumours, I first want to take you back on what happened in Congo & Sudan about 43 years ago. In the year of 1976, in Nzara, a town in South Sudan two people died. They died after a [...]

Health First: Is there Ebola in Tanzania?2020-07-04T11:56:36+03:00

What Souvenirs you should buy on your Tanzania Safari

2020-07-04T11:56:30+03:00

Buying a souvenir in your visit to Tanzania should be among your priorities. That way, you’ll have a perfect memento for your Tanzania safari. With the country blessed with so many artistic talents, you’re going to find a wide range of selections that will eventually allow you to buy the [...]

What Souvenirs you should buy on your Tanzania Safari2020-07-04T11:56:30+03:00

19 Things You Need to Know About Tanzania Visa

2020-12-17T12:39:30+03:00

Planning for a Tanzania safari requires an interdisciplinary approach. Consequently, getting a Tanzania Visa should be among your top priorities in planning for a safari. Generally, if you wish to visit any foreign country, you would need two important documents. One is passport and second [...]

19 Things You Need to Know About Tanzania Visa2020-12-17T12:39:30+03:00

3 Best Itineraries to travel in Tanzania (With Best Prices)

2020-07-04T11:55:54+03:00

If you’re searching for the best itineraries to travel in Tanzania, you have come to the right place! Planning for your Tanzania itinerary should be fun and exciting, not stressful, which is why I put together this detailed post to show you how to spend your time in Tanzania and [...]

3 Best Itineraries to travel in Tanzania (With Best Prices)2020-07-04T11:55:54+03:00

What is the best option, private or group Tanzania safari? 

2020-09-05T12:51:28+03:00

I recently had an interesting conversation with a businessman who faced a challenge in deciding between private or group Tanzania safari. This gentleman was keen to embark a group Tanzania safari, but his wife couldn't agree with him! The husband didn’t see the reason to have all safari vehicle their [...]

What is the best option, private or group Tanzania safari? 2020-09-05T12:51:28+03:00

What is the Best Route for Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro?

2020-07-04T11:55:33+03:00

Choosing the best route for climbing Mount Kilimanjaro is hands-down the most important recipe for having a successful Kilimanjaro mountain tour. Every preparation you do before you climb Kilimanjaro is designed to help you have an experience which will be of a lifetime. And these preparations don’t only include; Physical [...]

What is the Best Route for Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro?2020-07-04T11:55:33+03:00

10 Best Things to do in Arusha

2020-07-04T11:55:25+03:00

Picking the best things to do in Arusha can be a bit challenging. With so many tourist attractions, both natural and cultural in and near the city, you need to carefully examine the options in relation to your interests. Every so often, a new activity in Arusha becomes available. Eager [...]

10 Best Things to do in Arusha2020-07-04T11:55:25+03:00

How Much Does It Cost To Climb Kilimanjaro

2020-07-04T11:55:19+03:00

You may be excited about knowing the cost to climb Kilimanjaro, but the truth is planning a trip to this amazing mountain is an exhilarating process. Excitement, anxiety, fear, and hope are the emotions that come to mind when you’re about to click the book now button for your next [...]

How Much Does It Cost To Climb Kilimanjaro2020-07-04T11:55:19+03:00

How Much Does A Serengeti Safari Cost

2020-07-04T11:55:05+03:00

If you’re planning a trip to Serengeti, one of the most important yet challenging area is figuring out a Serengeti Safari cost. It isn’t because the prices are cheaper than you might have expected, or expensive than your holiday budget could ever afford, no!  It is because there are several [...]

How Much Does A Serengeti Safari Cost2020-07-04T11:55:05+03:00

7 Tips for Spotting Birds on Safari

2020-06-07T21:23:32+03:00

Looking for birds on safari? The birds are in town. In fact, Africa boasts 2,341 different species of birds to gaze in dumbfounded amazement at. Can there be a better place on earth to go birdwatching? Sure, you can go on safari in different parts of the world. But doesn’t this incredible [...]

7 Tips for Spotting Birds on Safari2020-06-07T21:23:32+03:00

Well Spotted: An Introduction to the Africa Big Five

2020-06-06T09:52:39+03:00

Going on an African safari to see these animals in person is a unique and life-changing experience. Modern travel options allow you to see many of them up close and personal, in their natural habitats. It's the best way of seeing your favorite animals with minimal disturbance to their environment. [...]

Well Spotted: An Introduction to the Africa Big Five2020-06-06T09:52:39+03:00

12 Tips for Planning an Africa Family Vacation

2020-06-07T20:55:42+03:00

Africa is quite simply one of the most magical vacation destinations on earth. It is a place of breathtaking natural beauty and amazing adventure. When it comes time to plan an Africa family vacation, there are plenty of things to consider. After all, the more you know about your destination, [...]

12 Tips for Planning an Africa Family Vacation2020-06-07T20:55:42+03:00

12 Safari Photography Tips for Catching Animals in Action

2021-01-18T08:43:18+03:00

Africa is the best place for Safari Photography. Going on a safari is an exciting prospect. Very rarely do we get to see wild animals outside of zoos, and the chance to see lions and zebras and giraffes in their natural habitat is a thrilling one. For many people, a [...]

12 Safari Photography Tips for Catching Animals in Action2021-01-18T08:43:18+03:00

7 Things to Consider When Planning African Safari

2020-05-27T01:24:09+03:00

Africa welcomes over 30 million tourists each and every year. While there are plenty of once-in-a-lifetime activities here, many make the journey for one main reason: to go for an African safari. But just like any other bucket list vacation, a trip to Africa takes a lot of careful planning. Booking [...]

7 Things to Consider When Planning African Safari2020-05-27T01:24:09+03:00

6 Cultural Traditions of the Tanzanian People

2020-10-14T23:05:50+03:00

This article will help you to know the culture of Tanzania people so you may learn to behave when you make a trip to Tanzania. Tanzania is a magical place with a lot to offer in terms of food, culture, customs, and traditions. Are you unfamiliar with the culture [...]

6 Cultural Traditions of the Tanzanian People2020-10-14T23:05:50+03:00

Romantic African Destinations: Why Safari is The Best For Valentine’s Day

2019-12-16T09:57:15+03:00

African destinations are some of the most romantic on the planet. They have exotic wildlife, majestic mountains, and sweeping landscapes. And African resorts top the list of the most romantic hotels in the world. But with so many options out there, it's hard to pick the top places to visit in Africa this [...]

Romantic African Destinations: Why Safari is The Best For Valentine’s Day2019-12-16T09:57:15+03:00

Kayaking in Africa: The Best Places to Go Kayaking in Africa

2020-07-04T13:28:36+03:00

Do you love to do Kayaking in Africa? African continent might be your place to be for your next vacation. More than 30 million tourists make Africa their destination each year. They come for a variety of reasons from business to adventure. While Africa proves synonymous with safaris, there are countless ways to see this [...]

Kayaking in Africa: The Best Places to Go Kayaking in Africa2020-07-04T13:28:36+03:00

Safe Places to Travel in Africa

2020-07-04T11:42:01+03:00

Looking for safe places to travel in Africa? Here is a list of safe African countries you should know before you have planned your safari. What’s the first thing you think of when you think of Africa? For most people, it's probably three things: famine and extreme poverty, brutal violence, [...]

Safe Places to Travel in Africa2020-07-04T11:42:01+03:00

Safari Chic: Your Ultimate Guide to What to Wear on Safari

2020-11-22T09:13:44+03:00

Get excited! You're packing for the adventure of a lifetime. If you're headed off on safari in Africa, you're in good company. Millions of tourists choose Africa because of their safari destination for its amazing sites, stunning wildlife, and friendly locals. When you're packing those bags, you'll probably ask [...]

Safari Chic: Your Ultimate Guide to What to Wear on Safari2020-11-22T09:13:44+03:00

African Safari for Kids: What to Know Before Bringing Your Kids on Safari

2020-05-31T20:46:49+03:00

It's a common misconception that planning an African safari for kids isn't a good idea. After all, research has shown that unique travel experiences can be highly beneficial to a child's development. Not to mention there's no other experience that allows children to get up close and personal with their favorite [...]

African Safari for Kids: What to Know Before Bringing Your Kids on Safari2020-05-31T20:46:49+03:00

Zanzibar Accommodation: 7 Best Mid-Range Hotels & Lodges in Zanzibar

2020-05-24T01:28:53+03:00

Looking for the best mid-priced Zanzibar Accommodation with a tropical getaway with white sand beaches and endless views of the ocean? Follow us on this article. The spice island offers a beautiful contrast to mainland Tanzania. Forbes included this beautiful island with the best budget travel destinations for 2018. A short time [...]

Zanzibar Accommodation: 7 Best Mid-Range Hotels & Lodges in Zanzibar2020-05-24T01:28:53+03:00

How Many Days Should You Spend on a Safari in East Africa?

2020-05-31T20:42:14+03:00

Are you planning for Safari in East Africa? Follow this article to find an idea of how you can start planning your safari. If you ask anyone what's on their bucket list of things to do before they die, an African safari is almost always on the list. In fact, 30 million [...]

How Many Days Should You Spend on a Safari in East Africa?2020-05-31T20:42:14+03:00

Tarangire Safari Lodges: The 9 Best Mid-Priced Camps & Lodges of 2021

2021-01-04T12:47:04+03:00

Wake up to wildlife grazing on the grass outside your veranda, dine under the African stars or watch baby elephants drink from a watering hole right in front of you at one of the best Tarangire safari lodges. 2 million tourists visit this East-African nation every year to experience Tarangire. Their vast [...]

Tarangire Safari Lodges: The 9 Best Mid-Priced Camps & Lodges of 20212021-01-04T12:47:04+03:00