Safari Ho! January 21st 2008 After Kili, I went on a 6-day private safari to Tarangire NP, Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti NP, and Lake Manyara NP. Had an excellent time, but felt very inadequate with my teensy-weensy 28 to 300mm lens next to the bazookas being shouldered by other paparazzi.
Whilst I have been previously on safari to Botswana and South Africa, I did see a few animals and birds that I hadn't seen before; ... read more
Africa » Tanzania » North » Ngorongoro Conservation Area 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