A Photographic Journey of Mount Kilimanjaro – Day 2 Shira Camp

Day one of our Mount Kilimanjaro climb was virtually a ‘walk in the park’, day two, however, was most certainly not, and we really felt like we were attempting to climb Africa’s highest mountain! From Machame Camp to Shira Camp the route is quite steep and you find yourself climbing over rocks for most of…

A Photographic Journey of Mount Kilimanjaro – Day 1 Machame Camp

Once you have climbed Kilimanjaro, you will find that the two most popular questions are “was it difficult?” and “what’s it like?”, and as we have covered the first question in our previous Kilimanjaro blogs, we thought it was time to tackle the second. Trying to describe the Mount Kilimanjaro trail is difficult, it changes…

Climb Mount Kilimanjaro – Full Moon Escorted Tour

A trip of a lifetime that happens only once per year, the Equatours fully escorted expedition to Mount Kilimanjaro has been confirmed for 12th October 2013, when we will make our way to the ‘Roof of Africa’ (again!) under a full moon. A very special trip with limited spaces available, this amazing 8-night tour includes…

Climb Kilimanjaro – The Benefits of a Private Tour

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro should be exciting, rewarding, and a life changing experience, but it all comes down to the type of tour you book, the route you choose, and the climbing company you decide on for your journey to the Roof of Africa. There are endless companies in Tanzania, the UK and the USA that…

50 Things You Need to Know About Climbing Kilimanjaro

If 2013 is going to be your year to do something amazing, then I can highly recommend climbing Mount Kilimanjaro. Life changing, awe-inspiring, and a wonderful achievement, climbing Kilimanjaro far exceed my expectations, but there are certain things no one told me to expect or prepare for, so I thought I would take a moment…