Kilimanjaro: Which Route Should You Climb?

If you have decided to climb Kilimanjaro in 2016 – Congratulations! You are one of some 50,000 adventurers who will tackle Africa’s highest mountain this year, but sadly, not everyone will make it to Uhuru Peak at 5,895m, and if you want to give yourself the best chance, it’s all about choosing the right route….

Stay Connected on Mount Kilimanjaro: Telephone and Internet Access

You may find it hard to believe, but telephone and internet access is very good on Mount Kilimanjaro, and with the right phone, the right SIM card, and a powerful power bank to keep you fully charged and ready to Facebook throughout your expedition, you can document your whole trip to the Roof of Africa,…

Friday’s Photoshoot: A Bird’s Eye View of Mount Kilimanjaro

We may have climbed Kilimanjaro twice, but we have never actually seen the mountain during our time in Tanzania due to the constant clouds that surround its magical peak. However, on a recent early morning (very early morning!) flight from Zanzibar to Nairobi, we were treated to the most spectacular views of Africa’s highest mountain,…

Celebrate Your Birthday on Mount Kilimanjaro!

There are many reasons to climb Mount Kilimanjaro – you might want to test your personal limits, or you could do it to raise money for your favourite charity, but if you want to mark a milestone birthday in style, Africa’s highest mountain could be the perfect place to do it! During our recent 7-Day…

Wichtige Info zu Ihrer Kilimandscharo Besteigung

reis Kilimandscharo Tipps & Infos   Der Kilimandscharo ist mit seinen 5895m der weltweit höchste frei stehende Berg und liegt inmitten des Kilimandscharo Nationalparks, angrenzend an Tansania und Kenia. Die Besteigung des “Dach Afrikas” ist ein einzigartiges Erlebnis und alle die Willenskraft und Ausdauer mitbringen können diesen Berg “erobern”! Kilimandscharo ist aufgrund seiner nicht-technischen Routen…

Want to Climb Kilimanjaro? Check Out these Inspiring Stories!

Some people climb Kilimanjaro for a reason, while others climb for no reason at all, but every adventurer who attempts Africa’s highest mountain has one goal in mind, and that is to reach the snow-capped peak of Uhuru. Climbing Kilimanjaro is no easy task, and you need both mental and physical strength if you are to…

Climbing Kilimanjaro’s Barranco Wall – How Challenging is it?

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro is every bit as exciting and thrilling as it may seem, but if there is one obstacle on Africa’s highest mountain that seems to get everyone panicking, it would have to be the mighty Barranco Wall. Many of Kilimanjaro’s popular routes such as the Machame Route and the Lemosho Route meet up…

Kilimanjaro Training – Mount Meru 4 Day Adventure

Are you going to be one of the (+/-) 50,000 adventurers that will attempt to climb Kilimanjaro in 2015? If so, why not do a ‘trail run’ on Kilimanjaro’s little sister – Mount Meru, and get some altitude training in before you tackle Africa’s highest Mountain. Mount Meru is fantastic training for those who have…

15 Reason’s to Climb Kilimanjaro in 2015

With just a few days to go until we step into a new year, now is the perfect time to start thinking about your 2015 adventure, and if next year is going to be your year to do something amazing, Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro should be right at the top of your bucket list! One of…

Kilimanjaro Gets a New Summit Sign (Again)

When we climbed Mount Kilimanjaro back in 2012, the bright green sign of Uhuru Peak was very welcoming indeed, but it did look more like a motorway sign than the iconic wooden signal we were expecting… The original Kilimanjaro Summit sign was a wooden symbol of success that thousands of people across the world hang…