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MY CLIMB UP KILIMANJARO

MY CLIMB UP KILIMANJARO

The Lyons family expresses their gratitude to Tusker Trail.

Tusker Guides left a mighty impression by saving a lost, unconscious child, then rescuing an immobile climber.

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SALT TSUNAMI

Situated in the northwest corner of Iran, Lake Oroumieh is anything but ordinary.

Faced with major environmental problems, Iran is poised to lose this natural wonder that has sustained civilizations and provided habitat to wildlife for centuries.

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ALL ABOUT MY KILIMANJARO CLIMB

ALL ABOUT MY KILIMANJARO CLIMB

Two times to Uhuru just wasn’t enough – Tanzania is calling him back.

Mark Smith plans a grand farewell to Kilimanjaro via Tusker’s Kili 360 Route.

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AFRICA’S RHYTHMIC FLAME

By on February 1, 2013 in Africa Category, Culture Category
AFRICA’S RHYTHMIC FLAME

In their shesh head wraps and long flowing bubus they are striking. When you add electric guitars, their on-stage presence is riveting.

The rebellious sounds of legendary African rock musicians outlived the regimes that threatened them. You’ll now find them at the center of the world music scene.

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OTHER ANNAPURNAS

On June 3, 1950, Maurice Herzog and Louis Lachenal summited Annapurna I, the first of the world’s fourteen 8,000 meter peaks to be climbed.

Herzog’s account of the epic climb may have been one-sided, but his feat of reaching the impossible continues to resonate. As Herzog writes, “There are other Annapurnas in the lives of men.”

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