Posts Tagged ‘Updates’

Great Migration update

Great Migration update

Since my last shout-out there have been some new developments not only in the parks but here in Arusha and the surrounding lands. The heavens have been rumbling now for the last 4 days with some pretty extensive down pours that have actually continued throughout the night slowing to a pita pata at around 09.30 the following day.

Twin Peak 2011 – are you up for the challenge of a life time..??

Twin Peak 2011 – are you up for the challenge of a life time..??

“Once again time and the passing” – wow the months and days seem to merge as one and we are continually battling with this invisible thing in all out lives that we have little control of >>>>>>>>TIME.. Good news is the dates are set and the full moon is ordered to appear on the18th February 2011 for us all. For those who would like 2011 to […]

Jambo – Jambo Bwana, Habari Gani?

Jambo – Jambo Bwana, Habari Gani?

Jambo – Jambo Bwana, Habari Gani?? Nzuri Sana, wageni mnakaribiswa, Kilimanjaro hakuna matata…boom boom… For those of you who have climbed kili these lines may send you back down a vortex to you time on the mountain and for those who are considering it in the future you now have a head start on non […]

The Challenge for some complete..now the next step begins!!

The Challenge for some complete..now the next step begins!!

Time and the passing of time… days, and now over a week have passed since the Twin Peaks Challenge team bravely stepped forth to undertake the allusive slopes of Kilimanjaro. After the Meru success with all hitting the summit on a clear 22nd of February, the team headed back down the long slopes to “heavenly” […]

Hot Porridge and Pancakes…Day 2

Hot Porridge and Pancakes…Day 2

The bed coffee/tea!! was delivered at 06.30 as a cunning plan by Paul Silwamba head guide to kick us into life, it sort of worked and we peeled out of of mummy shaped sleeping bags to meet at the breakfast table to swap stories about how bad each of us slept!! the Germans (nothing against […]

Day one of the challenge

Day one of the challenge

After a pleasant evening spent at Maji Moto the intrepid trio were coaxed out before all got cosy to see what noctural walkers and stalkers were out there. At an early stage Clare mistakenly believed she could walk on water and although she was being guided and held by her two trusty team members they […]