Posts Tagged ‘ Kilimanjaro ’

Zombies on Kilimanjaro – Tim Ward

Jan 17th, 2017 | By

Impossible to Climb – Arrival: Moshi, Tanzania “Your guide will probably tell you,” Ezekiel said, “that the name Kilimanjaro comes from kilima, the Swahili word for ‘mountain,’ and jaro, the Maasai word for ‘white capped.’ But that’s just for the tourists. We Chagga people who have always lived here, we believe the name comes from

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Kilimanjaro: The Peak Experience

Jun 12th, 2015 | By

by Tim Ward, author of Zombies on Kilimanjaro: A Father-Son Journey above the Clouds (Changemakers, 2012). Originally published in Huffington Post Travel. There is that moment when the indigo sky pales and the stars slowly vanish, yet the sun is still hidden. What time is it? You can’t guess. You are near the top of

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