Category Archives: Safari

Why Zanzibar is a Must-Do After Kilimanjaro or Safari

Zanzibar Island is a great addition to your Kilimanjaro trek or Tanzania safari! It has beautiful white sandy beaches, fascinating culture, wildlife, and marine life. You can fly there from the Kilimanjaro Airport, Arusha, the Serengeti, or Dar es Salaam. … Continue reading

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Add A Zipline to Your Tanzania Safari!

Tanzania’s first and only zipline adventure park is in Mto wa Mbu village, on the Northern safari circuit. This family friendly activity provides a few hours of fresh air, nature, walking, scenic views, and and an exciting ride on the … Continue reading

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Make A Difference in Tanzania and Nepal in 2019

If you want to “travel with a purpose”, Make A Difference is offering two great charity trips in 2019 — Kilimanjaro in July and Everest Base Camp in October. These trips typically sell out, so contact us right away if … Continue reading

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Planning Your Safari: Advice for Seeing the Migration in the Serengeti

You are probably very familiar with the common superlatives about the Serengeti migration: The Great Migration is the most massive overland migration in the world; The Serengeti ecosystem is the oldest on Earth; Nearly 1 and a half-million wildebeest and 250,000 … Continue reading

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Kilimanjaro Marathon — March 3, 2019

The next Kilimanjaro Marathon will be held on March 3, 2019. You can combine this great event with a Tanzania Safari, climb up Kilimanjaro, relax on Zanzibar, or all three! 15-Day Kilimanjaro Marathon with Safari and Climb Kilimanjaro February 23-March … Continue reading

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Best Safari Destinations for a First-Time Visit to Africa

An African safari is often next on the minds of our returning travelers from Peru, Costa Rica, the Galapagos, and elsewhere. However, Africa is a huge continent, with almost limitless options for a wildlife enthusiast. Here is some advice to … Continue reading

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Make a Difference Group Climbs Kilimanjaro to Help Local Tanzanian Children (August 2018)

Climbing the tallest mountain in Africa is not your average adventure. In fact, it can be life changing. In August 2018, Gina Galdabini of Chicago, IL, Paula Gambina of Redondo Beach, CA, and Joey Villarreal of Los Angeles, CA will … Continue reading

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Lodging Overview on our Tanzania Group Safaris

Our 5-day Tanzania Group Safari and 7-day Tanzania Group Safari are among the very best value safaris that anyone could dream of. We wanted to help wildlife enthusiasts who may not want to splurge on a luxury safari, yet also don’t necessarily … Continue reading

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Why Pick AWR for your Tanzania Safari?

When picking a safari company, here are the things to look at: Safari Guides Customize your Itinerary Selection of Accommodations Value for Money Knowledge & Passoin Happy Travelers Responsible Tourism 1) Safari Guides Our guides are professional, experienced, well-trained, certified, … Continue reading

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Packing for your African Safari

Packing for your safari is fairly easy, but it may not be like packing for other trips, so here are some tips! As a general rule of thumb, plan to dress in layers.  I recommend lightweight hiking pants or zip-off … Continue reading

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