Serengetti National & Ngorongoro Conservation Safari December 21st 2009 Well it wasn’t on the plan or budget for that matter but we are quickly learning that it is best not to plan, keep a rough budget and just see what comes along on the journey. We basically couldn’t come to Africa and especially Tanzania without seeing the big five - Rhino, Elephant, Leopard, Lion and Hippo, plus it is the mass migration of the wilderbeest and zepra’s within the Serengetti Na ... 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
Having lived and worked in London's rat race throughout our twenties and now headlong in to our thirties it would be easy to exist in our comfortable lives with our material luxuries. But there was an itch that could not be reached and kept persisting. So with the slowdown in the economy one would think we should be holding on to our relatively safe jobs and careers. But that was becoming less and less enticing and was not satisfying the itch.
So after months, perhaps years of procrastination, we made the decision to quit the 9 to 5 - as dolly Parton sang, "Aint no way to make a livin". Wel... full info