The African Tulip
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TravelPod Member ReviewsThe African Tulip Arusha
Great stay at the African Tulip. Large, clean rooms with a big, warm shower. Extremely welcoming, nice, friendly staff. They were the highlight of our stay! Very helpful with whatever we needed. There was wi-fi in the rooms for, I think, $10usd for a 24 hour period. The food was okay, usually there was a buffet or you could order off the menu. I'd definitely recommend if you have a stay in Arusha.
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... up at 2;30 sitting on my stool outside my tent, I did see the jackals raiding the bins, but that was about it, I couldn’t see any lions, hyenas comi8ng into a campsite with so many people in it, bins are easier than a tent,, either way, I had my tent down and my kit waiting to go on the truck, I had even wandered over to the kitchen and had a coffee
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Andy: best day ever to lose my voice and hearing in my right ear as we welcomed 10 more peeps on to our love bus. 'Hi, I'm Sean, what's your name?' '....'. I tried to say my name but since it's not a high pitch adolescent squeak followed by the sound of tree bark being rubbed against sandpaper no one could get it. I took to miming my name, occupation, list of likes and dislikes and entire school history. To be honest they only asked my name but I got a bit carried away. I ...
... some of the money for. A lot of the money will also be going towards finishing off the classroom. That includes the concrete floor, the walls rendered, a door and window, plus 10 desks and blackboards. I will hopefully be able to paint the classroom and kitchen as well. It would be nice to get my hands dirty...more then they already are from all the dirt! There is an office that still needs to be completed including a table, chair ...
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