Maji Moto

My last full day in Africa I finally got to go to the place I had heard everyone mention throughout my trip, Maji Moto.  I knew it was a hot spring and that there were fish that would eat dead skin off of my feet, but that was about the extent of my expectations of...
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The Great American Pie Festival

It’s pie time!  Today and tomorrow Celebration, FL hosts the annual Great American Pie Festival, so now seemed like a great time to take a break from the re-cap of my amazing African adventures and focus temporarily on things back home.  What’s the exact opposite of Africa and about the most American thing in the...
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Arusha Overview

I spent the bulk of my time in Tanzania staying with friends in Arusha.  It is interesting to see how the permanent residents live.  Plus, I got to spend time with my favorite locals. I would be lying if I said that the travel clinic here in the states didn’t make me a little nervous...
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Kendwa Rocks- Zanzibar

I’ll admit that my first few days in Africa were probably my favorite, (mostly because I met these guys that you can read about here and here) but after a few days on safari, and one night back in Arusha, I headed to Zanzibar.  It was great because Zanzibar is about the most exotic sounding...
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Ndutu: My First Day In Africa

After approximately 29 hours of travel I arrived at Kilimanjaro around 9pm.  The airport was shockingly small (or so I thought before I had been to the bush “airports” in the area).  It did make customs easy to navigate. I had been a little wary about waiting until arrival to get my visa, but the...
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