Tanzania 2011

5 weeks - solo travel - Toyota Hiace 4x4 van

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Usambara - 4x4 required  —  2011/12/03  —  Tanzania

When I was in the Usambara Mountains, I camped at a very nice place called Mambo Viewpoint. At this place, the owners talk to me about a 4x4 path going...
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Usambara Mountains  —  2011/12/02  —  Tanzania

The Usambara mountains are less visited and also not well known compared to the busy sites such as Kilimanjaro, Serengeti or Zanzibar. However, I found...
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Pangani  —  2011/12/01  —  Tanzania

Pangani is a small town that had some importance when the Arabs were involved in trading along the coast of Tanzania (Zanzibar among others).Caravans...
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On the road #3  —  2011/11/30  —  Tanzania

I stopped on a beach to relax, read and drink a few beers. It was a welcome break, but after 2 days with temperature around 35 degrees, I hit the road...
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Saadani National Park  —  2011/11/29  —  Tanzania

Saadani in the only coastal park of Tanzania. Very few animals can be seen, but on the flip side landscapes are beautiful.My first experiences in the...
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Salt production  —  2011/11/28  —  Tanzania

On the Indian Ocean Coast, north of Bagamoyo, I stumbled upon this salt production plant.Big ponds are filled with a few centimetres of sea water. Then...
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Bagamoyo  —  2011/11/27  —  Tanzania

Bagamoyo is a small city on the Indian Ocean Coast. It has been a city of importance in the 1800s. Around the beginning of the 1800s, Bagamoyo was the...
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Ruaha National Park  —  2011/11/26  —  Tanzania

This park is located more or less in the centre of the country. With the recent addition of a huge area of marshland to the park, it has become the biggest...
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African Children  —  2011/11/25  —  Tanzania

The image often conveyed by the media, often shows children in misery or within a refugee camp with a big belly and flies on their face and also with...
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On the road #2  —  2011/11/06  —  Tanzania

Rock paintings of Iringi Hills At several places around Kolo Village in the Iringi Hills, there are rock paintings, some of which date from some 3000...
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On the road #1  —  2011/11/05  —  Tanzania

« On the road » is a title I use for a series of photo without any precise theme or to group several topics in one blog. They are photos taken...
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From very very close  —  2011/11/04  —  Tanzania

This is a short story to show you how close animals can be seen in parks. If you think this elephant was taken with a super zoom, you are dead wrong...
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Tarangire National Park  —  2011/10/29  —  Tanzania

Located in the north of Tanzania, this park is among the famous parks of the northern circuit such as the Serengeti and the Ngorongoro. This small park...
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Vehicle introduction  —  2011/10/28  —  Tanzania

Here is the vehicle as bought: a Toyota HiAce 1994; 4 wheel-drive. For more information on choosing a vehicle, see the vehicle.The vehicle for the trip...
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