Click of the Week – Chameleon Beware

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Tweet While visiting the Moshi Village in northeast Tanzania, we had a chance to see a chameleon.  Our tour guide saw this creature on a tree and picked it up for us to see.  Some chameleon species are able to change their …

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The Circle of Life – Animals in Africa

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Tweet I did not know what to expect on my safari drives in Africa.  It was breathtaking to see so many animals wander around in the wild. I kept thinking back to the opening of the Disney film, The Lion King, …

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Meals on my African tour

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Tweet To any traveler’s delight, trying different types of food can be a wonderful and eye-opening experience.  Here are some of the meals(camping, village, and restaurant) I had on my 45-day tour in Africa.  For our camping meals, we had a …

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10 Scenic Places Not to Miss in East and Southern Africa

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Tweet Africa was known as the dark continent as it remained a mystery to Europeans in the 19th century.  Harsh terrains such as the Sahara Desert made it difficult for many countries to penetrate into the interior of the continent.  In some ways, Africa still contains …

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A Safari in the Serengeti

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Tweet When I first set my eyes on the Serengeti National Park “Serengeti”, my journey into Africa felt somewhat complete.  Although it might be quite cheesy to equate the Serengeti to the Lion King, it could be somewhat true.  The …

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