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Ngorongoro Crater

Ngorongoro Crater Travel Guide

“Eighth wonder of the world”, “heavenly paradise”, “magic cauldron”, “temple of aesthetics”, “garden of Eden”, “welcome site for Noah’s ark” … Almost everything was said about this place, known worldwide and classified by UNESCO on the list of World Heritage. All of these definitions actually relate to a very small part of the Ngorongoro Protected Area […]

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Everything you need to know About Olduvai Gorge

Located in a lost corner of  East Africa. In the southeast of the Serengeti national park on the edge of the pristine region of Ngorongoro, this semi-arid gorge and depopulated forms a strange break in the landscape. 40 km long, 90 m deep on average, it suddenly breaks with the dreary of the arid steppes.Olduvai […]

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Top 14 Best Tanzania National Parks & Game Reserves

Tanzania has the world famous Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro Crater, with the Olduvai Gorge, sandwiched between them. It also has Mt Kilimanjaro. Less famous but no less of a drawcard are Arusha, Tarangire and Lake Manyara national parks. All of these are within striking distance of Arusha, Parks and wildlife are not all Tanzania […]

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What you should know about the History of Ngorongoro Crater

There can be few people who have not heard, read or seen film or TV footage of this incredible 20-km-wide volcanic crater with its 600-metre walls packed with just about every species of wildlife to be found in East Africa. The views from the crater rim are incredible, and though the wildlife might not look […]

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Olduvai Gorge

The almost complete, but fragmented skull was thought to be from an early hominid. It was hoped that it would back up earlier fossil discoveries made by the Leakeys in the Olduvai Gorge in Tanzania in the ’60s which suggested that the direct human ancestral line went back further than the 11/2 million years that […]

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