Guides

A Complete Guide to PADI Scuba Diving Courses

Many people ask us where to start with Scuba Diving: the first thing is you need training & certification. We have written A Guide to PADI Scuba Diving Courses to explain the training process. PADI stands for the Professional Association of Diving Instructors and it’s the most famous of the various diving education systems.  You …

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How long does it take to climb Mount Kilimanjaro?

Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa, one of the world’s seven summits and the highest free-standing mountain in the world. Kilimanjaro is classed as a trekking peak, so you don’t need any special skills to be able to summit this 5895m mountain. However, that doesn’t mean you can take this mountain for granted. It …

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Marangu Route

Mount Kilimanjaro Routes – Which Of The 7 To Choose?

There are seven potential Kilimanjaro routes; some harder than others.  We have not included the Northern Circuit in this summary as it follows the same route as the newer Lemosho route. The Lemosho route gives a much better acclimatisation process, so if you wanted to trek from the western side, we would advise the Lemosho …

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