Pamoja Expedition Lodge
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... to catch our KLM flight.
The airport is small but has everything we need and we head out onto the tarmac to climb aboard the large Airbus 330 that will carry us "Out of Africa" to Europe and home. We depart on time and head to Dar es Salaam on the Tanzanian east coast on the Indian Ocean (the capital of Tanzania) for a station stop and then as midnight approaches we are wheels up and heading due north to Amsterdam for a nine hour flight
... National park, the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Lake Manyara National Park, Mount Kilimanjaro and Arusha National Park on Mount Meru, it is a global tourist destination. We drive into Arusha on Freedom Road which is crowded with people and vehicles, polluted and noisy. Today is Wednesday...market day...so everything is bustling. Our driver cautions us to close the windows for safety reasons and not open them ...
... I'm going to take a quick detour and mention how amazing our porters are. Not only did they meet us at Lava Rock with a hot lunch waiting for us, they also carried out mess tent/tables/chairs as well as our portable toilet up to 15,000+ feet. Talk about 5 star camping. After lunch, we finally had the luxury of heading downhill for several hours, as our camp for today is only 500 feet higher than yesterday's camp. The hike down was ...
... we packed up our tents we were back out of the Serengeti and off to Ngorongoro Crater. One the way back through the Serengeti Park we saw more lions on the side of the road, this time a beautiful young male, he was so close again and I was able to get some of the best photos with him, he was the perfect poser :) We stopped a few times again and then spent most of the afternoon driving and looking at the animals on the way. Once we got to the camp site at the crater we set up our ...
... When there is no power there are no showers, no flushing toilets, no lights and no way to charge appliance obviously. It was good to have a time with no power to experience Africa properly. We ended up with the torches out playing cards in the dark. It was great! Monday I went to placement and did the usual. The teacher ended up leaving me in the room on my own and didn't explain what to do. She just said take over and walked out! The task ...