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UNDER THE VOLCANO

UNDER THE VOLCANO

In Part 3 of our series on Kilimanjaro history, we take a look at the role Tusker Trail played in making Kilimanjaro the adventure travel destination it is today.

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BUSH MECHANICS

By on August 19, 2014 in Africa Category, Culture Category

Re-use. Re-cycle. Re-purpose. Mix this in with a power-dose of ingenuity, passion, and concern for the environment, and you have the African answer to big-factory corporate goods.

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BADASS CARL AKELEY

Carl Akeley’s African expeditions were bloody and brazen, but ironically, aimed at conservation.

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UNDER THE VOLCANO

UNDER THE VOLCANO

This is part 2 of a series of articles on the history and characters that made Kilimanjaro the iconic destination it is today. They were among the first to see the mountain’s majestic complexity, inspiring our quest to walk it and be shaped by it.

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THE GREAT WAR REVISITED

THE GREAT WAR REVISITED

Tusker Geografica’s World War II series pays homage to the men whose sacrifice is obscured by time. In part three we revisit the unusual role that Mike Frank played.

The war shaped Mike into a father that would raise two fearless adventures, Tusker founder Eddie Frank and his brother Laurence.

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