Day 29 – Moshi to Mwanza

The one thing I am not going to miss about this holiday will be the early starts. The alarm goes off at 4:15am and we are up and ready for breakfast at 5am with our hosts. Tembo Tamu has been a real home from home and I would recommend it to anyone coming to this…

Day 28- Moshi to Msisu Village and Coffee Plantation 

We wake to rain! The first we have seen four weeks. Moshi means smoke in Kiswahili and The mist covered mountain is as if shrouded in smoke. Looks like we’ll be unable to see it on this visit. Today we are going on a coffee tour. This will take us over 2000m up onto Kilamanjaro…

Day 27 – Moshi

Moshi is the closest town to Mount Kilamanjaro the tallest mountain in Africa. Sadly you can’t see it most of the time. We are here in Moshi as an extension to our holiday plans. We also need to drop our son at the airport where he will take a flight to Nairobi,Kenya where he will…

Day 26 – Kipepeo Beach to Moshi

       Another glorious sunrise means another early rising as we pack up the tent.     It seems like much longer but after only a day we leave Kipepeo Beach and head back across the ferry. It’s along queue of cars but 5000TzS gets us access to the emergency gate – whether this is a…