Travel Blogs from Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania

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I made it through the wilderness, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

I made it through the wilderness

A travel blog entry by rachelniewiada

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This morning we awoke to yet another game drive, yet this time in the Ngorongoro Crater. Well, I guess crater isn't the right word, seeing as it's a collapsed volcano...so I guess caldera would be more appropriate. The caldera was said to have been almost ...

Lions prowl our campsite while we sleep, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Lions prowl our campsite while we sleep

A travel blog entry by claraz8

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... remember all the impressive facts. An our and a half later we were back in the truck and ready to head to the Ngorongoro crater. Apparently its area is 37km and most of the animals never leave. A few are able to make the climb and migrate out on the ...

Ngorongoro, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Ngorongoro

A travel blog entry by cecilia74

Daar op de kampeerplaats op de rand van de Ngorongoro kwam ik ook nog twee Nederlanders tegen. Het meisje bleek 4 straten bij mij vandaan te wonen in de Staatsliedenbuurt! Dus die zal ik nog wel eens tegenkomen in de supermarkt. ...

Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Ngorongoro Conservation Area

A travel blog entry by smithafrica2013

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Lion Kill, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Lion Kill

A travel blog entry by travel_lover87

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... this and would think the park wouldn’t allow them to graze their cattle there.  It isn’t called Ngongonoro Conservation Area for nothing.  But I guess they are allowed to because there were hundreds of cattle there.  We made it ...

Notes, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Notes

A travel blog entry by travel_lover87

Update:  Remember when I said that we ate the meats of kudo, impala, and zebra?  Apparently it was only beef.  BEEF!!!  Our tour leader at our goodbye dinner told us and thought we knew the truth.  Apparently the chef forgot to ...

Ngorongoro Crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Ngorongoro Crater

A travel blog entry by r-k-worldtrip

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Stopped on the way to Ngorongoro to visit a 'Cultural Village' where more than 120 ethnic communities co-exist; many are refugees from civil wars, with diverse religious groups, mainly Christian and Muslim. Produce enough food to be self sufficient, ...

Ngorongoro Crater, should be on your bucketlist, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Ngorongoro Crater, should be on your bucketlist

A travel blog entry by bookitorskipit

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... we were constantly hanging onto the edge of the hill...and it was a long long way down.   Basically we just drove around the area and viewed the animal wildlife.  We took some amazing pictures as you were so close to the animals!  We from time to ...

Long, Bumpy, Dusty Roads, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Long, Bumpy, Dusty Roads

A travel blog entry by travelsake

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PLANS: A six-hour morning game drive in the Ngorongoro Crater, then driving to the Serengeti. Game drive from the Serengeti park entrance to pur lodge, with a stop at a Massai village. So last night we got no sleep at all. There was something scratching ...

Big 5, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Big 5

A travel blog entry by gypsy_jetsetter

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... with a pop up roof in search of the Big 5.  We travel with Godfrey, our guide for the next 3 days, into the Ngorongoro Crater, where we will also be bush camping without electric fences keeping wild animals at bay.  It was once a massive volcano ...

Ngorongoro Crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Ngorongoro Crater

A travel blog entry by angelakent

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... killing a lion, the Lion Guardians are well respected in their community. Ingela has implemented a pilot program in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area that includes some elements of the Lion Guardian program, and it has been quite successful. She is ready ...

Velka petka je kompletni, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Velka petka je kompletni

A travel blog entry by gabifilova

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V noci prselo. Rano je mlha, neni videt ani na krok, natoz na krater. Snidane je nachystana na desti, vcetne zidlicek. Opravdu nepremysleji. Veci davame rovnou do auta. Snidame nakonec v domecku. Stale mzi az prsi, mlha stejna. Jedeme do krateru, neni ...

Into the crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Into the crater

A travel blog entry by daveanddale

Today was our full day game drive inside the crater. We began the day by watching a magnificent sunrise over the crater. The best area so far for viewing wildlife as there is only short grass. The centre of the crater has a soda lake and because Lake ...

Tanzania- Life in the Masai Village, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Tanzania- Life in the Masai Village

A travel blog entry by ania12

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  In the morning I headed in the direction of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. This place owes its name to Ngorongoro crater which is the largest volcanic caldera in the world. Ngorongoro National Park covers approximately 8300 km2 and is part of ...

Ngorongoro, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Ngorongoro

A travel blog entry by cookies34

Crater ...

Crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Crater

A travel blog entry by pjms

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... ;This afternoon we are just relaxing, playing cards, reading etc.... Oh what a life!  Tomorrow we move on to the Lake Maynara Area where the lions have been known to sleep in the trees....  \unfortunately, the only big cat we have not seen... ...

Heart stopping predator action, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Heart stopping predator action

A travel blog entry by elaan2009

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... camera. We had a lovely breakfast picnic along the way.....and I was successful in phoning my son Rigel to say howdy from Tanzania.....amazing when the phone Gods are cooperative...it warmed my heart to hear his voice. Later we came across hyenas, ...

Ngorongoro Crater, Masai and Serengeti, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Ngorongoro Crater, Masai and Serengeti

A travel blog entry by helen_joe

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We set off in to the Serengeti just before dawn. First we drove to the Ngorongoro Crater. The crater was formed about 2.5 million years ago when a volcano collapsed in on itself, and from the rim of the crater, 600m high, you can see all of the circular ...

Olduvai Gorge and Tarangerie, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Olduvai Gorge and Tarangerie

A travel blog entry by mallettene

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Saturday: 6am departure for a 6 hour drive into the Ngorongoro Conservation area to see Olduvai Gorge, aka "the Cradle of Mankind". wikipedia it, its sweet. and an anthro majors wet dream after lake victoria. :) the drive, ROCKED! so much fun. the ...

Day 22 Ngorongoro Crater - a leopard at last!, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Day 22 Ngorongoro Crater - a leopard at last!

A travel blog entry by churchill2020

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YAY! History! and Ngorongoro Crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

YAY! History! and Ngorongoro Crater

A travel blog entry by evelyn.grace

... of a thousand people in the park each day thats a lot of money that comes in. surely the parks such as Ngorongoro and Serengeti contribute to the upkeep of the lesser visited parks, but enough money should be generated to ensure the ...

Ngorongoro Crater and the Serengeti, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Ngorongoro Crater and the Serengeti

A travel blog entry by nuwan_shali

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... nbsp; Our safari 4WDs arrived around 3:30pm and we split up into smaller groups and headed towards our next campsite near the Ngorongoro Crater. The toilets and showers have been really clean and well-maintained at the campsites we’d stayed in so we ...

Ngorongora Crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Ngorongora Crater

A travel blog entry by emandjack

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... wanted some space. Other animal highlights were hyena, zebras, hippos, ostriches, elan, buffalo, wildebeest and elephants. The crater is an area where a number of elephants come to die and their bones are a common sight. On our way out of the crater we ...

Wild animals wild animals wild animals, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Wild animals wild animals wild animals

A travel blog entry by bdjr

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Finally have wifi - not too well connected in the wilderness. The elephants are constantly taking down the towers! Have seen everything - animals birds reptiles and plants i didnt know existed. Left Aberdare park on Aug 12 for Samburu National Reserve. ...

Le cratère vivant, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Le cratère vivant

A travel blog entry by chapdeluc

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Le cratère du Ngorongoro, Tanzanie. Nous logeons sur le rebord en haut, a flanc du trou.  Comme nous avons une pompe pour l'eau servant à la cuisine et aux douches, les éléphants eux s'en servent directement pour boire. Paraît-il que seuls les ...

Ngorongoro, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Ngorongoro

A travel blog entry by michael.sandi

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Thursday, 2 June Today, it was back into the truck to Ngorongoro Crater. We had a morning game drive out of the Serengeti before heading to Oldopai.  It was here that they discovered the footprints of the early man.  It was fascinating and we ...

On the move, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

On the move

A travel blog entry by cmw67dr

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After our fabulous stay at Tarangire Treetops, we were led away kicking and screaming (nearly) and off to Ngorongoro Conservation area, some 80km to the north west. Our route took us past superb views of Lake Manyara and past rice, coffee and banana ...

Ngorongoro Crater Photos, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Ngorongoro Crater Photos

A travel blog entry by ckjones8

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The crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

The crater

A travel blog entry by theo_

The Ngoragora crater was the best day of all on the safari, we went down into the crater fairly early to beat the crowds. In the crater was the most amount of animals anywhere! So many zebra, wildebeest, gazelle, hyeena, lions, jackals, ostriches ...

Ngorongoro Crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania travel blog

Ngorongoro Crater

A travel blog entry by daniellenew22

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This past weekend my host family took myself and Bhreagh to the city of Karatu for a getaway to the Ngorongoro crater! The crater was formed approximately two to three million years ago when a volcano exploded and collapsed on itself. It is 610 meters ...

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