How To Get A Good Night’s Sleep on Kilimanjaro

Climbing Kilimanjaro. It’s a bucket list dream for many, but just 35,000 of us attempt this mighty mountain each year, and if the unsubstantiated reports are to be believed, less than 50 per cent of us ever make it. As someone who has made it to Uhuru Peak twice, and has plans to do it…

Ten Interesting Facts about Mount Kilimanjaro

If you are thinking about climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, you will probably already know that it is the highest free-standing mountain in the world, and that it reaches 5,895 metres above sea level. What you might not know, is that there are loads of interesting fact and figures surrounding this magnificent peak, and here we…

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro – Part 2

Climbing Kilimanjaro 7-Day Machame Route – Day 2 Machame Gate When a lifelong dream becomes a reality, I believe that one of the best ways to preserve those precious memories is to put the experience down in words. A diary, a notepad, or in this case, a blog, are great tools for remembering, sharing and reliving…