Excited to climb Mt Killimanjaro I arrived in Moshi, conducted some quick research and decided to to climb the 'Machame' route to the 5895m summit. The trek is a 6 day camping route and I had wanted to meet some other travelers to do the trek with but due to it being low season there weren't many other travelers around. Randomly I had found a cheapo agency that organized climbs for $900 plus tips (the cheapest deal in town) as it is mandatory to climb with a regi...
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After chilling on zanzibar, eating seafood and tanning on the beach for a week I was really hungering for some adventure.I met up with Rusty an old school friend from Australia and his Tanzanian/English friend Thomas to do a few weeks of safari. Rusty had lived for in a Bolivian prision with Thomas 10 years ago and and had written a book chronicling Thomas's life during the 5 years that he was incarcerated for cocaine trafficking. The book called 'Marching Powder...