Ngurdoto Mountain Lodge
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... temper was just flaring. Then the locals on the side were cheering him on, and laughing at me, poly poly poly! (not sure about the sleeping but poly is slow) with your fancy bike! geh thanks. Where is the truck??? I knew I had to get off the road soon, a local was taking photo's off me, which drives me insane. I snapped. I yelled at him, turned around and demanded he delate them, and prove it to me. Thankfully he did but didn't make things better. After 50km the truck finally ...
... stares, despite being “the only mzungu in the village” – and it was good to just sit and reflect on what we had witnessed. Paul in particular was extremely moved, and commented on how appalling it was that people still had to live this way. This led to the first of many discussions about inequalities throughout the world, not just in Africa. Without getting too bogged down in politics, it’s probably best just to state that aid doesn’t always ...
... with a father/son team that were here to climb Kilimanjaro. They were impressed with our packing--which consist of basically a large backpack for each of us. The rates are higher here for things --like a taxi costing $50 USD from the airport. And rooms with no fan or air conditioning costing $25 per night. While obviously cheap by North American standards, compared to SE Asia, they are crazy high. ...
... goodbye! Lucky for me, I still have time to travel next year so goodbyes aren't forever! When the girls left I was sad, but soon made myself feel better with some retail therapy! Sam is another one of the girls here and both had pretty similar errands to run so we decided to go together. First stop was the Arusha heritage and cultural centre. It was a very fancy place and stood out amongst the clutter or Arusha. Here is where you can buy tanzanite, a rare form of diamond found only ...
... So weird to be sitting there sweating balls watching that on tv in October. The rest of our gang then turned up and we had a few more drinks and then went for dinner at the local food market by the sea which was cool. I jumped behind the stall and made Andy a Zanzibar pizza, haha not sure how good it was. The best bit was then sitting down chatting and watching the market. There were a few crazies around who we're entertaining to watch. One guy came over to ...