The Plantation Lodge & Safaris

Address: P.O.Box 34, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania | Lodge
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          TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Plantation Lodge & Safaris Ngorongoro Conservation Area

          Reviewed by jeroenandlinda

          Good but not perfect

          Reviewed Feb 24, 2011
          by (10 reviews) , Hong Kong Flag of Hong Kong

          Decent place to stay, food a bit too ambitious, the rest is great!

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

          TripAdvisor Reviews The Plantation Lodge & Safaris Ngorongoro Conservation Area

          4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

          Travel Blogs from Ngorongoro Conservation Area

          Safari and a strange morning in the bush

          A travel blog entry by tomwasmuth on Jul 10, 2015

          31 photos

          ... end of the night, as evidenced the
          following day when I read my Facebook messages. I got to sleep around 2am on
          Saturday morning expecting to have a lay in to sleep of the oncoming hang over
          however I was awoken at 5am by Lalahe. The previous day Tom and I had arranged
          to go into the bush with Lalahe to experience some Maasai traditions such as
          drinking cow blood, branding and slaughtering goat although we had no idea we
          would leave so early. We took ...

          No near death experiences this week...

          A travel blog entry by tomwasmuth on Jun 28, 2015

          8 photos

          ... let you know if I
          discover my first feminist Maasai women.

          For men it is very important to appear masculine and strong.
          I wrote in my previous post that I didn’t know why the Maasai liked jumping but
          tonight Lalahe explained by first singing and dancing to Shakira that like any
          dancing it is just a response to the music or song that is being sung. However
          I noticed that when Maasai men jump they stamp their feet into the ground as
          hard ...

          Maasai ceremony and market

          A travel blog entry by tomwasmuth on Jun 12, 2015

          8 photos

          ... they learn
          the basic occupations that are important to the Maasai like farming and herding
          from a young age and therefore all of the children will leave school and become
          productive members of their community. It would be nice to see something
          similar in England although it’s unlikely to happen, as with emphasis on paid
          work as the only real way to contribute and the lack of jobs available it is
          not always possible be productive the moment you ...

          Morongu to Arusha

          A travel blog entry by n6tk on Jan 21, 2015

          3 photos

          ... intentions of climbing the mountain; it's four days slow slog to the top and two days down, but I did hike with a guide to Ndoro waterfall. We climbed up through banana plantations and a large, very spread out village and when we were close enough to hear water, made our way down a very long, steep path to the river. And what a beautiful spot. The waterfall wasn't very full, partly because of the time of year, but as the snow on the mountain disappears so ...

          Kipili to Katavi

          A travel blog entry by ru.benpabst on Sep 09, 2013

          6 photos

          ... However, the brakes are very low and we can only proceed at a snails pace. We arrive in the dark and proceed to Jacobsens Beach campsite just outside of Kigoma. It is also next to Lake Tanganyika, but a totally different setting as Lake Shore Lodge. However, it is pleasant. The ablutions are clean, but there is no hot water. The monkeys are also a bit of a nuisance and we ...