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International Travel Tips to Make Tanzania adventure Tours Safe & Easy


Flying international across an entire ocean is a lot different than going across your own country or continent. There's a lot of nervousness that comes with traveling to a completely foreign land. With that nervousness comes excitement, stepping outside the known is part of the Tanzania adventure! Tanzania gets over [...]

International Travel Tips to Make Tanzania adventure Tours Safe & Easy2020-01-03T14:48:38+03:00

13 Reasons Why Tanzania is the Top Safari Destination in Africa


Tanzania is one of the top safari destinations in Africa. this is based on may researchers and traveler's votes. Are you constantly adding things to your bucket list? You probably have tons of once-in-a-lifetime trips that you're dying to take. It can be hard to decide where to go next [...]

13 Reasons Why Tanzania is the Top Safari Destination in Africa2020-06-01T09:32:46+03:00

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


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 Africa2020-05-31T20:27:41+03:00

Your Guide to the Animals Found in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area


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 Area2019-08-14T11:36:55+03:00

The Top 10 Things to Do in Zanzibar


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 Zanzibar2019-12-16T10:44:25+03:00

10 Can’t Miss Destinations in Lake Victoria Africa


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 Africa2020-02-11T14:37:47+03:00

A Complete Guide to African Savanna Plants


The African savanna is an environment unlike any other on earth. The approximately 5 million square miles that make up the savannas are rich in biodiversity that can't be found anywhere else on the planet. The cornerstone of all the life it hosts is its almost miraculous abundance of [...]

A Complete Guide to African Savanna Plants2020-10-14T23:01:28+03:00

The Ultimate Tanzania Safari Itinerary


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 Itinerary2020-06-07T21:32:52+03:00

10 Tanzania National Parks You Would Love


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 Love2020-07-04T11:39:55+03:00

The Ultimate Guide to Visiting Ngorongoro Crater


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 Crater2020-05-30T06:26:32+03:00

7 Tips for Climbing Kilimanjaro


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 Kilimanjaro2020-05-28T14:50:50+03:00

Best cultural experiences in Tanzania


Tanzania is famous for its spectacular wildlife and landscapes. But there is so much more to see and do than the classic game drives. Tanzania is a colourful mix of cultures, with more than 120 different tribes. There is a supreme variety of cultural experiences in Tanzania. From encounters with [...]

Best cultural experiences in Tanzania2020-05-28T14:40:07+03:00

The best beaches in Zanzibar


Zanzibar has one of the best beaches in the world. The coral white sandy beaches and clear turquoise waters, flanked by barrier reefs, offer tropical island living at its best. Zanzibar island has about 25 beaches, sprinkled with fishing villages. Zanzibar’s best beaches are on the north and east coast [...]

The best beaches in Zanzibar2020-05-28T14:33:58+03:00

Safari Packing List


What to pack for a Tanzanian safari? Packing for your first African safari can be quite a challenge. What do you need? What kind of clothes do you bring? Don’t stress too much about what to pack. Just keep it simple and pack lightly. The luggage you can bring on [...]

Safari Packing List2020-05-28T14:38:04+03:00

12 facts about the Big Five


The big five consists of the lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard and the rhino. These animals were first called ‘The Big Five’ by hunters due to the difficulty and danger involved in hunting them on foot. Nowadays the name Big Five is the animals that most of the safari tourists wants [...]

12 facts about the Big Five2020-05-28T14:40:51+03:00

Swahili words for safari travelers


The following guide will let you try out some basic Swahili: USEFUL GREETINGS Jambo or Hujambo Hello, good day, how are you? (multy-purpose greeting, means"problems?") Jambo or Sijambo (the response)No problems Habari? How are things? (literally"news?") Nzuri Fine, good, terrible Hodi! Hellow? Anyone in? (said on knocking or entering) Karibu [...]

Swahili words for safari travelers2020-05-28T14:22:50+03:00

Why should Tanzania be on your bucket list?


Tanzania is Africa's best country for a safari, according to a two-year-long survey by Safaribookings.com, based on thousands of reviews from safari travelers and industry experts. The key reason that Tanzania was rated the best is that it is home to the amazing Serengeti and the Ngorongoro Crater. But what [...]

Why should Tanzania be on your bucket list?2020-05-28T14:21:53+03:00

Special activities


For the discerning traveller, we can design safaris featuring the superior standard lodges and permanent luxury tented camps in Tanzania. Clients are flown to each destination by private charter plane, unless otherwise requested. With a range of options, we are able to select the right properties and destinations to suit [...]

Special activities2020-05-28T14:16:11+03:00

Best time to visit Tanzania


If you are thinking of going on safari, you probably wonder what is the best time to visit Tanzania? This question depends on what it is that you want to experience. Since most of the visitors are interested in the Great Migration, we tell you the best time to go to [...]

Best time to visit Tanzania2020-05-28T14:11:58+03:00

Travel advice for Tanzania


While planning your trip to Tanzania, there are a few things to consider. We give you the latest travel advice for Tanzania, including health, safety, and visas. Language Swahili is the National Language, originating from Arab and Bantu(an indigenous tribal language) and it is spoken by over 95% of the [...]

Travel advice for Tanzania2020-06-07T21:30:23+03:00

The Best Places to See Wildlife in Tanzania


As I want to solve this clue in the best places to see wildlife in Tanzania, I find myself lost reminiscing my younger beautiful years. In my childhood, I did everything that most kids did. I played outside with friends, I watched a lot of TVs, I loved eating cakes [...]

The Best Places to See Wildlife in Tanzania2020-05-28T13:58:15+03:00