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Climbing Kilimanjaro: 10 Things I Would Do Differently

Tim Ward | Posted 07.09.2014 | Travel
Tim Ward

6. Brought more chocolate and power bars.

To the Roof of Africa: Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro

Jacada Travel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Jacada Travel

Considering that this is the world's tallest freestanding mountain, at 5,985 meters, Kili can be fairly daunting, especially for the uninitiated.

Dancing Around The World

Richard Wiese | Posted 07.21.2013 | Travel
Richard Wiese

Ever since cavemen realized that they could impress cave women with their fancy footwork, somebody's been dancing. Unfortunately for me and my two left feet, the rhythm gene was misplaced. How do I engage with these cultures while not offending the gods of rhythm and blues?

Wings of Kilimanjaro: Is It Possible?

Helen Hawkings | Posted 03.15.2013 | Travel
Helen Hawkings

What could you do that pushes you to the limit physically, mentally and emotionally and leaves the planet stronger than it was when you stepped through your front door and set out on your life-changing adventure?

Mount Kilimanjaro Is A Difficult Metaphor To Climb

Richard Wiese | Posted 08.31.2012 | Travel
Richard Wiese

The next day, we climbed the bowl-like side of the Great Barranco Valley and, by early afternoon, we reached our camp at Lava Tower, a 200-foot spur of orange volcanic rock.

5 Things They Don't Tell You About Kilimanjaro

Ben Colclough | Posted 07.26.2012 | Travel
Ben Colclough

It's been written about countless times, but Kilimanjaro still holds some secrets.

Airport Drama And Tears On 'The Amazing Race'

Posted 04.09.2012 | TV

In more recent seasons of "The Amazing Race" (Sunday, 8 p.m. ET on CBS), very little time has been spent with the teams at the airport. With most team...

A Life Of Hiking, With And Without My Father

Lisa Bloom | Posted 01.09.2012 | Travel
Lisa Bloom

When I hiked the week-long Inca Trail in Peru, and then summited Kilimanjaro in Tanzania years later, my dad wanted to hear every detail and pore over every overexposed, fuzzy picture I brought back. Rising before dawn to lace up my hiking boots, I'd think of the one guy who understood the sheer joy of hitting a peak at sunrise.

Yes, I Climbed Mount Kilimanjaro

Tina Sloan | Posted 10.18.2011 | Healthy Living
Tina Sloan

What were you thinking? Mount Kilimanjaro? I wasn't even sure where Mount Kilimanjaro was.

Back on Top of Kilimanjaro, 46 Years Later

Womens eNews | Posted 10.18.2011 | Women

When I was 22 I climbed Kilimanjaro in my tennis shoes. I was teaching in Kenya and, always up for an adventure, didn't even blink when two English...

United Nations Secretary-General Challenges Hollywood to Sound the Alarm on Climate Change

Lisa Kaas Boyle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Lisa Kaas Boyle

UCLA Hammer Museum hosted a "Global Creative Forum" on February 22, bringing together United Nations representatives, environmental experts and entertainment industry leaders.

Live the Kilimanjaro Dream Before the Glaciers Disappear

Paul Steele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Paul Steele


13 Reasons Everyone Should Travel (PHOTOS)

Michael Hodson | Posted 09.19.2011 | Travel
Michael Hodson

I left on a quest to make it around the world without taking a single airplane. Sixteen months, forty-four countries, and six continents later I succeeded, and I never left the ground.

Summit On The Summit (VIDEO): Celebrity Kilimanjaro Climb Premieres On MTV

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

A team of 300 celebrities and activists, spearheaded by Kenna, climbed up Mt. Kilimanjaro, in an effort to raise awareness and money for the global cl...

Celebrity Kilimanjaro Climb (VIDEO): MTV To Air 'Summit On The Summit' Documentary

Posted 03.21.2012 | Green

One month ago, a group of celebrities and activists including Jessica Biel, Emile Hirsch and Lupe Fiasco reached the peak of Mount Kilimanjaro, comple...

Climbing Kilimanjaro: Please do Something about Deadly Drinking Water

Joseph B. Treaster | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Joseph B. Treaster

Greg Allgood will do almost anything to draw attention to the huge number of poor people - more than 1 billion - whose only drinking water is loaded with bacteria and viruses.

Emile Hirsch To Join Summit On The Summit Kilimanjaro Climb

Huffington Post | Nicholas Sabloff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Actor Emile Hirsch will be joining a group of celebrities in climbing to the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro this month to raise awareness for the more than on...