Africa & the Middle East Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Africa & the Middle East activity »
  1. 1 Trip Report TRIP REPORT – 5 fantastic weeks in South Africa, Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe) and Mauritius
  2. 2 casablanca airport taxis
  3. 3 Is it Possible to Buy Advance Tickets to the Hassan 2 Mosque?
  4. 4 Trip Report Keep watching the news and DON'T believe my trip report
  5. 5 Trip Report Now is a GREAT time to visit Egypt! (Trip Report)
  6. 6 Insect Repellent
  7. 7 Marrakech, Demnate, Essaouira on slow
  8. 8 First Attempt South Africa Itinerary - Advice Please
  9. 9 Feedback on Victoria Falls visit please
  10. 10 Which Would you Recommend as an Outdoor Day trip from Marrakech?-Imlil or Cascades d'Ouzod
  11. 11 Tiberias with kids
  12. 12 Lion World
  13. 13 Advice, please: Addo Elephant Park to Cape Town AIrport on Garden Route
  14. 14 East Africa Safari 1st Time- Summer 2016
  15. 15 Trip Report Trip Report: Madagascar and Rwanda
  16. 16 Israel in April - itinerary help
  17. 17 Kgalagadi Transfrontier NP
  18. 18 Mpumalanga visit
  19. 19 safe areas to go on safari
  20. 20 Trip Report Rabat opinion and prices in Rabat + video
  21. 21 Trip to Kenya in August 2016
  22. 22 Okavango and Kalahari in December
  23. 23 Victoria Falls
  24. 24 WOMEN DRIVING IN SA
  25. 25 Trip Report 2015: South Africa for a fortnight
View next 25 » Back to the top

Huladolphin's Tanzania Safari trip report

Jump to last reply

Alright, the trip report can be found at the link below, which is my blog. I promise you I'm not trying to sell you anything or lure you into a bad site, I'm kind of lazy and don't want to recopy it below. It's a bit long, but I tend to describe things with more details rather than less. There are picture links placed throughout the report, I'm fairly certain they work. If not, give me a holler.

To give you a brief background before you launch into it: I'm studying Arabic in Egypt right now, and my family came to visit me over my loooong vacation (almost 6 weeks!) We had quite an adventure, and it was their first time in Africa and the developing world. Unfortunately, a few mishaps somewhat clouded their exeperiences, one being that Air France delayed their luggage for two days, and, two, I was effectively robbed in Khan El Khalili. Now, I don't want to scare you, because the Khan is truly one of my favorite places in Cairo and I've been there at least 20 times now serve as guides for my friends, and have been back twice since the robbery. But, somehow, a shifty salesman managed to steal my bag, in which I had foolishly placed much of my life, including camera, credit cards, and, worst of all, passport. Thank God the American Embassy efficiently issued a new passport within a week, otherwise the safari would have been delayed, or, worse, cancelled, and we would have lost all of that money. Happily, this was not the case, my family spent a lovely week in Sharm, and then came back to Cairo, picked up the passport, and my mom and proceeded onto safari. Enjoy!

http://talesfromthemiddleeast.blogspot.com/

Laura

8 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement