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TANZANIA - general

Mount Kilimanjaro (taken from Amboseli in Kenya)
Kilimanjaro, with its three volcanic cones, Kibo, Mawenzi, and Shira, is an inactive stratovolcano in north-eastern Tanzania and the highest mountain in Africa at 5,895 metres or 19,341 ft above sea level (the Uhuru Peak / Kibo Peak). Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest freestanding mountain. [Wikipedia]

Roadside shops in Arusha and small towns

Typical roadside furniture shop

Preparing for market day

Tourist shop - and below

Arusha Reptile Park

Rhinoceros Viper

Giant Eagle Owl

Barn Owl

Eastern Pale Chanting Goshawk


Oldupai (Olduvai) Gorge - famous for the fossil finds of the Leakeys

Small archaeological site in the centre of the picture

Tanzanian section of "The Great Rift Valley"

Yellow-billed Storks nest in the roadside trees

Mt. Meru
An active stratovolcano located 70 kilometres west of Mount Kilimanjaro


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