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8 Instagram Photos: Tanzania, Nature & the Ocean

About a little over a year ago, I told you that I was getting off Instagram after more than two and a half years of daily posting. I was resolute, certain that I could put the time I spent on Instagram to better use. But, oh the withdrawal I went through! Nonetheless, I ploughed through the withdrawal and made it out on the other side. I must admit, though, that I am very glad to tell you today that…I am back! So…in this post, I’ve got for you the best of my Instagram feed since I last wrote a post … Continue reading

Hotels in Nungwi, Arusha, and Dar es Salaam & 36 Other East African Pictures

It’s been almost 3 months since I last shared the best of my Instagram feed with you, so that’s what I am going to do today. The pictures you’ll find in this list include, as always, pictures taken near water bodies (what can I say? I am Pisces), at hotels, and at the magical time of sunset. You’ll also find some aerial photography: pictures taken from tall buildings or from the plane. I am pleased to share that the very best of these photographs—or at least the ones my followers liked most on Instagram—are of my hometown, Bukoba. You’ll find … Continue reading

10 Things to Do in Gaborone, Botswana

Two months ago, I had the pleasure of visiting Botswana for the first time. I didn’t visit the Okavango Delta or Chobe National Park (the big safari destinations in Botswana). Rather, my trip took me to the capital of Botswana: Gaborone. I was very busy right before the trip; I therefore wasn’t able to do much more than a perfunctory online search of what there was to do in Gaborone. The search didn’t yield much. I tried not to worry about it, sure that I’d figure it out once my trip began. On the appointed day, I hopped onto a … Continue reading

Mombasa Marine National Park and Reserve

The Mombasa Marine National Park and Reserve is a marine park and national reserve located in Mombasa, Kenya. It is a short, easy boat ride from Mombasa’s main tourist areas and is popular for snorkeling and diving. The Mombasa Marine National Park and Reserve is the most popular of Kenya’s marine parks. Read more about my experience of getting to and visiting Mombasa Marine Park courtesy of Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS). This post includes a video I took while feeding fish in the Park. We left the KWS Kisite Marine Park office, in Shimoni, full of excitement about what the day held in … Continue reading

Century Cinemax Mlimani City & More Info on Mlimani City Mall

These are the movies currently playing at the Century Cinemax Mlimani City. See the trailers for all the movies after the showtimes flyer. Click the flyer if you need to enlarge it. Trailers for Movies Currently Playing at Century Cinemax Mlimani City My Spy Bloodshot IP Man 4 Onward Mlimani City Cinema Basic Info (Century Cinemax Mlimani City Ticket Prices Follow Next) The ticketing office opens at 11 a.m every day. Hotline numbers (through which you can book tickets): 0746-898002/0746-898003. Hours of operation: 12:30–9 p.m. on weekdays & 12:00–9 p.m on weekends and holidays. Booked tickets should be collected at … Continue reading

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