Ngorongoro Forest Tented Lodge
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from Ngorongoro Conservation Area
... old but we are running out of time as the closing time approaches so we make our guide Alex promise to return tomorrow and find that baby elephant!
We hurry up the ascent road to get there before they close the gate (we really don't to spent the night on the crater floor!) and we pass through the exit point as the clock strikes 6pm nd head for the lodge which is very close to the top of the ascent road.
We have ...
... been prepared for our journey. As we drive Naiman patiently seeks out interesting animal sightings and we pause to observe.
After stopping for our box lunch picnic, we continue our game drive through the Serenteti towards the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. A highlight of the drive was stopping to watch two young male lions that Naiman said were brothers. We watched them ...
... all of our other adventures. Seeing these animals was amazing. I did have to laugh at the kids. By the end of the day, each day, our children shut down. We knew this would happen. I guess there are only so many times you can say, "Wow!" about the 4736th zebra you've seen. I actually have pictures of the kids reading in the safari jeep.
If I could give some advice ...
... tent. It was Terry's birthday and we had a cake. The staff and guides did a lively song and line dance around the tent. It was really fun.
When we were ready to leave we had to wait a few minutes for some grazing Cape Buffalo to wander out of the camp. We were cold when we got to the tent, but a very nice surprise was waiting. The staff had placed a hot water bottle in the bed.
... of it makes it's way to the villages. So communities do things themselves, without loans. The villagers save money, buy what supplies they can, do a bit of building. Then things come to a halt until they can scrape together enough to continue the project. This bridge won't be finished this decade. They also build houses the same way. You buy a load of handmade bricks and start laying a foundation. And there it stops until you can afford more material. It ...