Tag Archives: Kilimanjaro

Kilimanjaro Portrait of a Porter

Kilimanjaro This is a portrait showing one of the many amazing porters and guides who helped me to reach the summit of Kilimanjaro.  The photo is taken from my tent, I’m still wrapped in my sleeping bag with virtually all my clothes on.  It’s cold and daylight has only just started to show itself. We are above the clouds at …

Kilimanjaro | Moshi

This is one of those posts, that was in draft and should have been published a long time ago, but it’s too precious not to post now.  A recap of my time in Moshi before starting Mount Kilimanjaro trek. Day T – 3 Dubai – Kilimanjaro via Nairobi Arriving at Dubai airport’s T2 at midnight, I was pleased that I …

The mountain that inspired me – Kilimanjaro

Sometimes, you can’t explain to people why you had “the dream“, why you felt compelled to do something, why you trained relentlessly and why you pushed yourself both physically and mentally to achieve that dream, why you committed a large amount of your not so ‘spare cash’ and a good chunk of time to doing something that excited you, that …