Tag Archives: Ruaha National Park

The end of our African Dream


My regular readers will know the story, but for the newcomers, just a brief background: ¬†Kobus and I were sourced in South Africa by a large Tanzanian company, with the aim of starting up a dairy farm on Zanzibar. ¬†With … Continue reading

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Dar es Salaam Zoo


After our recent visit to the beautiful Ruaha National Park and Mikumi National Park in Tanzania, we decided to visit the local Dar es Salaam Zoo on recommendation from a few Tanzanian friends. I don’t like zoos, as I hate … Continue reading

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Ruaha – probably the most exquisite gem in Tanzania, and often overlooked in favour of the more well-known Serengeti


This is part two of our trip into Tanzania this past week – a much deserved soul-break for Kobus and I. I quote from the brochure we were given by Sarah, the manageress at Kwihali Camp, after one of her … Continue reading

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National Parks of Tanzania – Mikumi


  Dar es Salaam, home to almost 10 million people and an infrastructure simply not coping with urbanisation, can play havoc with one’s state of mind – especially if like Kobus, you are a farmer, used to the wide open … Continue reading

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