The quest for vitality is as long running as humankind. From tobacco to khat, people around the world are chewing themselves awake.
PRISON PROVISIONS, GRAVEYARD GRUB, AND MORE
Eating out of toilets; dining with the dead; waiters serving a life sentence. Restaurateurs find success in pushing the limits and testing your gag reflex.
VOICES ON THE MOUNTAIN
Niki Harry reflects on the trip of a lifetime. Delicious surprises and amazing people to top off a successful summit – not a bad way to celebrate a birthday!
CITY OF POWER
Located off the coast of Tanzania, Kilwa Kisiwani was once the most important urban center in the Indian Ocean. With its lofty ambitions, long run of success and an unparalleled allure, Kilwa Kisiwani was truly a city of power.
MY TUSKER KILIMANJARO CLIMB
On the one year anniversary of her Kilimanjaro summit, Stacey Bieren reflects on the similarities between climbing a mountain and competing in the Special Olympics.
WAR ZONE WILDLIFE
Conservation efforts are increasingly seen as a way to heal war torn nations. If wildlife can survive and rebound in war weary countries there is hope.
THE BANGUI BOTTLENECK
At precisely the same time as the Iranian Hostage Crisis, 3,000 miles away, Eddie Frank’s fledgling Tusker Trail was undergoing a little crisis of its own.
The latest on the Tusker planet. 1. Tusker's latest Kilimanjaro route. The "Legacy" route. 2. View the upcoming solar eclipse from Kilimanjaro.