Pamoja Expedition Lodge
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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A night spent at the "Old Farm House" camping ground close by Mafinga promised a great campsite with a restaurant and after a very long day we were looking forward to a nice meal. Unfortunately when the boys got there they were advised the "we are full tonight" with darkness approaching and me still some way down the road with all the food and pots etc they had to improvise. Meeting another biker Carl from the Netherlands they discovered that he too ...
... towards their own staff - there is still an issue of mistreating porters on Kilimanjaro and it is very important to support companies who treat their porters well and according to the rules. Climbing the mountain is expensive and it is only natural to try and cut the costs wherever possible, but doing so at the expense of someone else's wellbeing, which could be the case if you go with some of the cheap companies, can surely not be the right way. So do your ...
At last the day all the students have been waiting for. Graduation Day! It all started with a whole school mass in the dining hall at 8am. The 61 graduands wore their academic gown with a gold sash and mortar board. Then came all the official photos of the students with everyone. We used the music room as it was drizzling rain and they said it was a blessing to have rain. The parents and teachers were so colourful and so ...
... I did!!!)
Now for my volunteer placement at Tupendane. (Click on the class picture for video) Tupendane is a small orphanage that is made up of two rooms with beds and one classroom. Two toilets, ceramic framed holes in the ground, were recently built outside behind a small barn that houses 3 cows. A small wooden hut is where all of the water is boiled and food is cooked over an open fire. This agency is operating on the absolute bare ...
... 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