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... and we are now in the 1st 7 day stretch from Arusha to Mbeya. I am excited for Mbeya. Apparently there is not a lot to do there, which sounds perfect. Time to do laundry, clean AWOL (as 4 of the 7 or off road), dig into locker for assortment of things. First day out of Arusha was 170km 1150 up 1170 down to Babati. The first day after a rest day is always brutal, getting ass back into the saddle shape (especially after 3 days in a safari truck) and getting into the swing of ...
... behind one of the beds so I moved the bed, squeezed behind it, and very very quietly tried to unlock and open the door. Thank god the door wasn't creaky! As I shut the door behind me, I literally heard the front door open!! I scampered quickly away my heart racing. I had to scamper past the window, which if the new occupants looked out, would have undoubtedly seen me. I don't know if they did or not. I simply scurried away, ...
... completely balanced ecosystem. While our eyes sought in silence the endless savannah plains of any sign of the big 5 (lion - Simba; rhino - faru; elephant - tembo; Buffalo - Mbogo; Leopard - cop) *, we were surprised by the presence of some of them very close to us, it was pure adrenaline and emotion. And when we thought the day had already been memorable for all that we have already seen, without waiting crossed right through the nondescript Circular Migration. This is a phenomenon ...
... 70/30 so that everyone can benefit from the tourism dollar. I ended up agreeing on both the climb and a trip to the local waterfall($120 USD). I had the day spare after all and there was no point in just slumming around camp.
We departed immediately for the waterfall to allow me the afternoon to chill out prior to a 2300 departure for the mountain. We still had to find some transport for the 15km approach road as well which would have to be a 4WD of ...
... after a short time, we could help them out onto the road again.
At lake natron, a Masai guide took us to a nice waterfall at the end of a gorge. We crossed the river several times and watched other Masai men washing themselves at the river (totally naked, except for the bracelets and neklets). Later we decided to take a bath ourselves in the river (with swim suits on) - this time the Maisai watched us, as I expect they have ...