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Frommer's Kenya and Tanzania (Frommer's Complete Guides)
Pippa de Bruyn
Frommer's Kenya & Tanzania will be the only major guidebook to cover both of these countries in detail. Fully 50% of international tourists arriving in Tanzania come from Kenya, so the convenience of having one book for both countries is a significant selling point. Frommer's Kenya & Tanzania will be written by a trio of writers, two of whom currently live in Africa and a third who lived in Tanzania for years. The book will include a Swahili ...
Climbing the Seven Summits
Aconcagua. Denali. Elbrus. Everest. Kilimanjaro. Kosciuszko. Vinson. To a climber, these mountains are known as the Seven Summits - the highest peaks on each continent. If you've ever dreamed of climbing Denali or Everest, or joining the even more exclusive Seven Summiters club, then Climbing the Seven Summits is the guide you need to turn your dream into reality. With professional climber Mike Hamill as your guide, you will discover different ...
Northern Tanzania, 2nd: The Bradt Safari Guide with Kilimanjaro and Zanzibar (Bradt Travel Guide Northern ...
Bradt Travel Guides
Almost half of Tanzania’s national parks are located in Northern Tanzania, including Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Conservation Area and Mount Kilimanjaro National Park. The second edition of this tightly focused guide is fully revised throughout, including extensive updates on the best accommodation in every price bracket, from luxury lodges to simple hotels and hostels, and the best of the safaris. There’s in-depth coverage of the ...
The Rough Guide to Tanzania
"The Rough Guide to Tanzania" is the definitive guide to one of Africa's most beautiful destinations, with clear maps and detailed coverage of all the best attractions from climbing Mount Kilimanjaro to the exotic Indian Ocean beaches of Zanzibar. You'll also find an in-depth and full-colour guide to Tanzania's spectacular wildlife and national parks, and the most accurate map of the magically labyrinthine Stone Town based on satellite imagery. ...
Kilimanjaro: A Trekker's Guide (Cicerone Mountain Walking)
Cicerone Press Limited
Famous for its wildlife safaris and coastal resorts, East Africa is also an extraordinary destination for lovers of mountains, trekking and hiking. The mountains here stand as solitary peaks above surrounding plains; the most attractive is Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, rising to 5895m: it is the highest mountain in Africa, the world's highest free standing mountain and the world's highest volcano! This guide offers routes up to Kilimanjaro as ...
Lonely Planet East Africa (Multi Country Guide)
“Gentle gorillas, stampeding wildebeest, snowcapped peaks, paradisiacal beaches and an amazing array of tribal cultures – all this and more await you in East Africa, one of Africa’s most enticing corners.” – Mary Fitzpatrick, Lonely Planet Writer Our Promise You can trust our travel information because Lonely Planet authors visit the places we write about, each and every edition. We never accept freebies for positive coverage so you ...
Africa's Top Wildlife Countries: Botswana, Kenya, Namibia, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia & ...
Mark W. Nolting
Global Travel Publishers
Navigating Africa can be daunting, particularly when planning a safari – an experience that varies greatly according to location. This guide demystifies the process, by detailing the safari stats of 18 African countries with maps, color photographs, illustrations of wildlife, 11 useful charts, and an accommodation guide with a detailed rating system.
Lonely Planet Tanzania (Country Guide)
“Wildlife galore, idyllic beaches, snow-capped Kilimanjaro, moss-covered ruins, friendly people, fascinating cultures – Tanzania has all this and more wrapped up in one adventurous and welcoming package.” – Mary Fitzpatrick, Lonely Planet Writer Our Promise You can trust our travel information because Lonely Planet authors visit the places we write about, each and every edition. We never accept freebies for positive coverage so you ...
Eighty Not Out: Memoirs of a Bad Mixer
Blackstaff Press, 2012
Precocious, forthright and a defiant individualist, Elizabeth McCullough was born in Derry in 1928 just as her parents were agreeing a less than amicable separation. Even as a small child she rebelled against the conventions of middle-class society and was never afraid to voice her opinions, leading her headmistress to label her a ‘bad mixer’. After her disastrous first marriage to a German refugee twenty years her senior ended, she sailed ...
Kissing Kilimanjaro: Leaving It All on Top of Africa
A humorous and inspirational account of how far one man will go to impress a woman and conquer Africa's highest mountain. Mountain Kilimanjaro is sometimes called Everyman's Everest because it is possible for a novice climber to reach the summit. And every year, more than 30,000 adventure tourists try. But for each person who goes to the mountain, there are thousands more who chat about it at cocktail parties, making plans to go...someday. ...
Insight Guides Tanzania & Zanzibar (Insight Guide Tanzania & Zanzibar)
This book includes a region by region guide, from bustling Dar es Salaam to the slopes of Kilimanjaro, from the great wildlife parks to the prehistoric sites and spice plantations. A features section contains essays on the history and culture of the people, as well as a species checklist, detailing what to see where. A comprehensive Travel Tips section gives listings of accommodation, restaurants, and other essential practical advice, contact ...
Kilimanjaro via the Marangu Route: "Tourist Route" My Ass
"I needed a break. I needed "" an off-the-wall dalliance An all-boys' adventure in a faraway land. An adventure far away from telephones and faxes and lawyers. An adventure with an abundance of humor, serious physical exertion, and danger nominally short of life-threatening."" After a little research and a few phone calls, I decided that a climb to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro, in Tanzania, with four friends, via the ""Tourist Route"", would ...
The Cross Under the Acacia Tree: The Story of David and Eunice Simonson's Epic Mission in Africa
Kirk House Pub
This is a moving missionary story, describing what God has done through the exceptional ministries of David and Eunice Simonson. It is an exciting adventure story which has the reader wondering what remarkable events will happen next. It is a moving human story about people in love with God, with each other, and with all of God's people. It is an African story, telling how that continent and its people captured the loves of two ...
Kilimanjaro & East Africa: A Climbing and Trekking Guide: Includes Mount Kenya, Mount Meru, and the Rwenzoris
Cameron M. Burns
Climb East Africa’s highest peaks—via non-technical and technical routes—in this updated guide to Kilimanjaro, Mount Kenya, and more · More than 50 routes, including summit walk-ups and serious technical climbs · Completely updated and expanded descriptions of travel to and from East Africa and the major trekking and climbing destinations · Entire new sections devoted to the standard trekking route on Mount Meru, Kilimanjaro’s ...
Kilimanjaro: One Man's Quest to Go Over the Hill
Mr MG Edwards
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
The first novel in the World Adventurers Series, Kilimanjaro: One Man's Quest to Go Over the Hill chronicles the author's attempt to summit Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa. At forty years old and on the verge of a mid-life crisis, he decided to make a dramatic life change by climbing a mountain. This is his true story of facing Kilimanjaro and life's challenges at middle age. This book is for anyone who feels “over the ...
Do Not Take this Road to El-Karama
Umuzi (Random House Struik), 2011
Tired of tragic stories, Chris Harvie sets out to see the positive side of the ‘Dark Continent’ and to enjoy its life and laughter. Do Not Take This Road to El-Karama is the entertaining account of an epic road trip that takes him from his home outside the Kruger National Park to the banks of the Nile in Uganda – and back again. In his haphazard and somewhat eccentric travels, Harvie encounters missionaries and mechanics, locals and ...
Tanzania Handbook, 2nd: Travel guide to Tanzania including detailed safari listings (Footprint Tanzania ...
The Serengeti, Mount Kilimanjaro, Ngorongoro Crater, and Zanzibar are the famous highlights inviting travelers to the jewel of Africa’s east coast. Footprint’s second edition guide to Tanzania includes all these, plus many more, making it possible to get off the beaten track and really discover this incredible country. Whether one fancies wildlife spotting, lazy days on the beach, or adventure activities, this guide covers them all, plus all ...
Lonely Planet Tanzania (Country Travel Guide)
Lonely Planet Tanzania Spy on vultures in their nests as you float over the Serengeti in a hot-air balloon Watch villagers slip by along the shoreline as you cruise down Lake Tanganyika Rest your elbow on a sack of vegetables as you rattle south on the Tazara train Jump off a dhow into Zanzibar's warm shallows, and snorkel among shoals of fish In This Guide: Give something back: packed with community tourism spotlights and sustainable ...
Lonely Planet Trekking in East Africa (Walking)
Trek East Africa's finest - tackle towering snowcapped Kilimanjaro, explore the remote, mysterious Rwenzoris and clamber among tropical glaciers on Mt Kenya. Challenge yourself to soaring peaks, rugged volcanic craters and primeval forests with this comprehensive guide. 27 detailed trek descriptions in Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda. Practical advice on hiring guides and porters, plus tips on independent trekking. Clear two-color maps for every ...
Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro
Have you ever considered climbing to the top of Africa? Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest point on the continent of Africa at 19,340 feet. But unlike most of the world's highest mountains, Mount Kilimanjaro can be climbed by the "average" person. If you want to learn more about cliimbing Mount Kilimanjaro, then this is the book for you! Carmichael and Stoddard describe the process of planning, preparation, and execution of their Mount Kilimanjaro ...
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