Individual Animals and Animal Events December 24th 2011 We've been in northern Tanzania less than a week, and seen so many animals we thought were only "maybes", or that we might not see until later in our trip: many elephants, lions, a leopard, and my favourite, the striking giraffes and zebras by the hundreds. But it's the "animal events" that have truly impressed me.
Wildebeest can be thought of as a bit boring in the Pantheon of A ... read more
Africa » Tanzania » North » Serengeti National Park Shortly after independence, Tanganyika and Zanzibar merged to form the nation of Tanzania in 1964. One-party rule came to an end in 1995 with the first democratic elections held in the country since the 1970s. Zanzibar's semi-autonomous status and po... ... read more
Barbe and Mon are fulfilling a life-long dream to travel Africa. Follow us to Tanzania, Kenya, Rwanda, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia and South Africa over a 14 week period. This is our journal of the trip and we hope to update it as time, internet access, electricity and inspiration permits. If you don't see anything for a few days, please don't worry - we are probably having too much fun.... full info