Tag: Tanzania

Memories of Kilimanjaro, Chapter 4

(Note: If you’ve missed any of the previous chapters of Steve’s story, just click on the chapter that you missed:¬†Chapter 1,¬†Chapter 2,¬†Chapter 3. Enjoy! – Carrie) The Climb Begins! (February 17-21, 2011) Kilimanjaro, with its three volcanic cones, Kibo, Mawenzi, and Shira, is an inactive stratovolcano in north-eastern Tanzania and

Memories of Kilimanjaro, Chapter 3

Foreward: Steve and I wisely decided that if we are serious about climbing Kilimanjaro next year, we should actually go hiking once in awhile. Yesterday, we hiked Margaret’s Way¬†and up to Debbie’s Point where we watched the rain clouds move across the lowlands. According to the map, it should have

Memories of Kilimanjaro, Chapter One

  A Challenge Unearths a Memoir Ever since I attended my first anthropology class, I have dreamt of traveling¬†to Africa. My husband has traveled to Africa a few times and was not too keen on going back. I knew how to change his mind…he is incapable of resisting a challenge.