Climb Kilimanjaro on New Year’s Eve

If you want to do something extraordinary this New Years Eve, then why not head on down to Tanzania and attempt the mighty Mount Kilimanjaro! A spectacular mountain that just about anyone can climb, Kilimanjaro attracts hikers and adventure travellers from across the globe, and as it is open all year round, those looking to…

Kilimanjaro – The Essential Information Guide

We know firsthand how much planning is involved when climbing Kilimanjaro for the first time, so to help you prepare for this amazing adventure, we have put together this essential guide to ensure you pack the right equipment, and are both physically and mentally ready for your expedition to the Roof of Africa. About Mount…

Training for Kilimanjaro – How Fit Do You Really Need To Be?

Climbing Kilimanjaro is a lifelong ambition for many, but after sharing our own story with friends and family, it seems the biggest factor that puts people off, it that they believe they are not fit enough to make it to Uhuru Peak. If you Google “how difficult is it to climb Kilimanjaro” or “is Mount…

What to Look for When Choosing a Company to Climb Kilimanjaro

Out of all the seven Summits, Kilimanjaro is probably the cheapest mountain to climb, but as with any major ‘tourist’ attraction, it is surrounded by some companies that do it right, and some that do not. As we try our best to be “responsible travellers” we decided that we wanted to climb Kilimanjaro with a…

Climbing Kilimanjaro – What Goes Up Must Come Down!

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 those highs and lows that come with an extreme…

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro – Part 7

Climbing Kilimanjaro 7-Day Machame Route – Day 7 Summit Attempt 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…

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro – Part 6

Climbing Kilimanjaro 7-Day Machame Route – Day 6 Barafu Camp 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…

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro – Part 5

Climbing Kilimanjaro 7-Day Machame Route – Day 5 Karanga Camp 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…

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro – Part 4

Climbing Kilimanjaro 7-Day Machame Route / Day 4 Barranco Camp 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…

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro – Part 3

Climbing Kilimanjaro 7-Day Machame Route – Day 3 Shira Camp 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…