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Kenya & Tanzania Travel Tales by Emily, Absolute Africa Tour Leader

Thanks for visiting and I’m thrilled to share my travel tales as I take a fantastic group through Kenya and Tanzania on their Nairobi to Dar es Salaam adventure….. 27/07/18 – Today we picked up some new people who are … Continue reading

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11 December 2015 East African Encounter with Vee & David on Kifaru

11.12.15 Arriving in camp in Arusha we all meet up to find out about our trip through the Tanzania game parks, to the gorillas and into Kenya, and particularly to get organized for the next few days. … Dinner and … Continue reading

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Kenya and Tanzania Safari with Philippa & Stephen on Makako: Days 14 – 18

Day Fourteen So this morning we have thirteen tuk tuks waiting for us as our group and the truck from the gorillas now head for the ferry. We are so lucky that it’s a public holiday so the usual hassle is not … Continue reading

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Kenya and Tanzania Safari with Philippa & Stephen on Makako: Days 12 – 13

Day Twelve Leaving Arusha the following morning there was time to do a quick supply shop before commencing our two day drive to Dar es Salaam. The two trucks set off from the shops late in the morning and we were … Continue reading

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Kenya and Tanzania Safari with Philippa & Stephen on Makako: Days 9 – 11

Day Nine Up early on the morning of day nine and we were loaded into our special 4×4 vehicles and off to the world-famous Serengeti National Park! A beautiful drive to get there giving us the chance to really admire Tanzania’s … Continue reading

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Kenya and Tanzania with Philippa & Stephen on Makako: Day Eight

Day Eight Up early this morning before sunrise and then it was time to hit the road and meet our nine new travel companions! Five were staying at the Wildebeest Eco Camp so we headed there first and met Mike, Stephen, … Continue reading

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Kenya and Tanzania with Philippa & Stephen on Makako – Day Seven

Day Seven This morning it was back into the park early. Our expectations were realistic after two incredible days but still the Mara managed to surprise us! After some fantastic views of hyena, zebra, Thompson’s gazelle and impala we drove … Continue reading

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Kenya and Tanzania with Philippa & Stephen on Makako: Day Six

Day Six Well what a PHENOMENAL day today was!! Setting off through the park gates nice and early we were dubious as to how we could top seeing the big 5 yesterday…We definitely managed it!!! Heading over to the water’s … Continue reading

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Kenya and Tanzania with Philippa & Stephen on Makako: Day 5

Day Five This morning we were up for hard boiled eggs on toast at half 6 before we were on our way by 7am. A beautiful drive through the Kenyan countryside and towns en route before a quick stop in … Continue reading

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Kenya and Tanzania with Philippa & Stephen on Makako: Days 3 & 4

Day Three This morning we had a “little” sleep in with a 7.15am breakkie of pancakes, fruit and toast before we headed off to a local orphanage called Amazing Grace. This was enjoyed by everyone. We played and sang with … Continue reading

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