Crater Forest Tented Lodge

on Kirin Coffee Estate, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania | Lodge
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"Born to be Wild...."

A travel blog entry by duke_schewe

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April 6, 2005 DISCLAIMER: Serious Bloat Blog ahead, but hey we just can't stop talking about it :-) Also, kudos to Cheryl for naming "Closing TIme" as the song Mark asked to be identified in our last post. Sorry, no prizes for naming the artist of our theme song for this you can all sing along though..."...looking for adventure in …

Into the crater

A travel blog entry by daveanddale

... the animals here was a male lion and his female companion getting 'friendly' and then watching some groups of buffalos approaching the lions blissfully unaware and then realising what they were walking towards and running away at a great speed of knots. Had both a toilet break and our lunch at an oasis where we were entertained by the hippos here and the Kites trying to steal lunches. One of the ladies in our group lost ...

A Cheetah Rocket Makes Kill on the Plain of Ndutu

A travel blog entry by leomcyr


... using a technique known as "necking". Today, we find a group of a dozen giraffe and two large bulls are fighting. One draws close to the other and swings its neck and head into the neck of their adversary. You can tell they are serious by the thudding noises the strikes generate. We stay at the scene until most of the herd disappears into the bush. With their audience gone, the two bulls wander off together seemingly no worse for the wear.


Ndutu: Meeting the Great Migration

A travel blog entry by leomcyr


... Each tent has Stargazer clear plastic windows and a skylight. There is a bedroom / living area along with a separate shower and a toilet room. The toilet is chemical and perfectly adequate. The wrought iron bed sits on thick carpet. Altogether, a very acceptable home for the next five days!!!!

By 3:30 P.M., we are heading out for another game drive. We barely exit the camp when we spot a bull elephant coming through the brush. ...

Safari, safari, safari

A travel blog entry by emilytravel

... in Tanzania if you get stuck in the mud in lion country, you must take your chances without assistance from anyone else. It took an extraordinary amount of persuasion before our safari guide would approach the first truck to see if the occupants were ok. When it transpired that they had been stranded since early morning (it was by then 5pm) without food or water, our guide simply started driving away. Further persuasion was needed to make him stop and offer ...

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