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Zanzibar revolution

Zanzibar revolution

Zanzibar revolution The island of Unguja is the largest and most famous of the Zanzibar archipelago and the one most frequented by tourists. A popular destination even after a safari in mainland Tanzania to spend a few relaxing days in characteristic lodges and take advantage of the beautiful beaches that the Indian Ocean offers. Among…

Jane Goodall, a living legend

Jane Goodall

Jane Goodall is truly considered a living legend and with good reason. At the age of 86, she still travels for most of the year in order to bear witness and inspire new generations to respect the environment and animals through the fight against climate change and a massive conservation policy. Born in 1934 in…

The fossil footprints of Engare Sero

fossil footprints of Engare Sero

The fossil footprints of Engare Sero Prehistory fascinates me. I know I’ve said this many times, but it just fascinates me. ūüėÉ Walking in the same place hominids walked thousands and thousands of years ago gives me an incredible feeling. That’s what happened when I went to fossil footprints of Engare Sero a few weeks…

Ol-doinyo Lengai, the sacred mountain of the Maasai people

Ol-Doinyo Lengai

OL-DOINYO LENGAI, THE SACRED MOUNTAIN OF THE MAASAI PEOPLE Ol-Doinyo Lengai, a fascinating name in Maa language, the Maasai language, which means the mountain (Ol-Doinyo) of God (Lengai) and in fact this singular volcano is the their sacred mountain. The land of the Maasai is located within the Eastern branch of the Rift Valley, straddling…

Tongoni ruins

Tongoni ruins

Tanzania, as I have had the opportunity to write several times, is not just safaris, but also history, culture, tribes, paleontology and archaeological sites and I like to go around.ūüėÉ After leaving the Amani Nature Reserve, we continued our journey heading towards the north coast and reached Pangani, a town a few kilometers from Tanga:……

The Amani Nature Reserve, in the heart of the Usambara mountains

The Amani Nature Reserve

The Amani Nature Reserve The mountain has a special charm, there is a peace that is rarely found in other places. If you are looking for solitude and meditation, a trip to the mountains is ideal and the Tanzanian mountains offer beautiful views. The Usambara are very ancient and hide unique ecosystems in the world….