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user review | Hotel: Oyster Bay, Dar es Salaam

Simply Incredible

My wife and I spent two nights at Oyster Bay - one on arrival in Dar before heading out to the Selous, the other on the way home. Maretha and her staff were terrific, making us feel...more

user review | Hotel: Kirawira Luxury Tented Camp, Serengeti National Park

Kirawira a Great Choice

We stayed at Kirawira in February of 2009 and found it the perfect location from which to explore the Serengeti. Our tent was luxurious with wonderful views of the plains from our...more

Climbing Kili

We climbed Kili in late Sept. 2007 and didn't have one day of rain, so would recommend going that time of year if possible. Definitely bring a sleeping bag liner and many socks...more

Mt. Kilimanjaro

Want a champagne view of Mt. Kilimanjaro on a beer budget? Stay at the Y.M.C.A. National Youth Hostel in Moshi. Hint: Sip afternoon tea in July or August and watch the clouds break over...more

Namanga River Hotel

If you're looking for reasonably-priced accomodations with easy access to Ambroseli National Park, Kenya and Arusha, Tanzania, don't miss the Namanga River Hotel. Rooms...more

Soak up all the island's riches

Buy a brightly printed kanga, take it to a tailor and have a traditional East African dress made. The fabric is beautiful; wrap your shoulders with a gorgeous Zanzibar scarf to be...more

Don't Listen

Don't listen to "advice" from friends before you go to a new place.   more

Soft Tripod for Safari

The Land Cruisers one rides in for safari do not leave any room for a tripod to steady a camera with a long telephoto lens. Take along a "bean bag," roughly a an...more

Best advice I received for trip to Tanzania

The best two pieces of advice I received before planning my trip to Tanzania was never to depend on rechargeable batteries and to bring lots of new ones. And, bring extra contacts if...more

Heaven on Earth in Zanzibar

I really wanted to stay in a resort recommended to me by someone. Alas, it was booked solid and my travel agent reserved a cottage for me at Sultan Palace. What a wonderful place that...more

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