Any of y’all get tired of going on vacation somewhere and being stuck in queues or mobs of tourists? Any … Continue reading Top 10 destinations with the fewest tourists
When we were at Kilimanjaro in January 2018, we were helped along the way by Chief’s Tours’ expert team of … Continue reading Kilimanjaro-inspired creamy leek soup
When the Roaming Parkers were in Tanzania in January 2018, our guide showed us a Dracaena fragrans (Masala) plant and told us … Continue reading A Chagga holy plant
Washingtone, our head guide at Kilimanjaro told us that three things are needed for a successful Kili climb. These are … Continue reading 3 things you need for a successful Kilimanjaro climb
Everyone that I’ve ever read or listened to talk about a Kilimanjaro trek spoke positively of the outcomes. Even the … Continue reading Buy experiences and memories, not stuff!
One thing you need to be prepared for before foreign travel in many countries (including but not limited to Tanzania) … Continue reading Elise’s rules of ettiquette for squatty potties
Kilimanjaro is a strenuous physical challenge under fairly extreme external constraints including altitude and cold. But on the other hand, … Continue reading Don’t think about the mountain. Let the mountain think about you.