Dec 27, 2015 Day 1 Machame Gate to Machame Camp

Dec 27, 2015 Day 1 Machame Gate to Machame Camp

We left Kibo Palace at 9am with our guide Amos and our support team for an adventure I had done before however; being this was a different trail I was hiking I was nervous. The nerves were coming from the pressure I was putting on myself to make it to the top as I...
Hiking to Africa’s Rooftop, Mt. Kilimanjaro

Hiking to Africa’s Rooftop, Mt. Kilimanjaro

Before we start to share our personal experience hiking Mt Kilimanjaro I thought an introduction and some background information would be nice.  The picture shows Alli and myself sitting with Beatrice and Val standing in front of the Machame Gate sign.  Alli and...
Black Giraffe Dancing Adventures has a new blog

Black Giraffe Dancing Adventures has a new blog

Jambo and Karibu to Black Giraffe Dancing Adventures(BGDA) blog!  I’ve been in the travel industry for 36 years, owning my travel agency since 1995 and starting BDGA in 2013.  My first trip to the continent of Africa was in 1998 when I went to Ghana to prepare...