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The Time the Hadzabe Tribe in Tanzania Got My Goat... Literally (PHOTOS)

Susan Portnoy | Posted 03.24.2014 | Travel
Susan Portnoy

Holding the beast over his shoulders like a shawl, the man walked into the center of the clearing, wedged the goat's head between his knees and grabbed its horns. In a flash I realized what was coming next.

A Transformational Tanzanian Safari (Photos)

Adam Pervez | Posted 02.26.2014 | Travel
Adam Pervez

Though I had no one close to share the memories with, I was able to focus more clearly on what makes the experience so memorable. There is something about connecting with nature in such a profound way that forces you see things from a new perspective.

Safari Njema: How to Road Trip Through Tanzania

Katie Mgongolwa | Posted 02.18.2014 | Travel
Katie Mgongolwa

Tanzania has a way of reeling you in. It is at once so challenging and raw, yet at the same time comforting and nurturing. It is verdant and it is arid. It is ocean and it is mountain; it is highway and it is island.

10 Best Honeymoon Destinations in Africa

minube | Posted 02.08.2014 | Travel
minube

From a candle-lit desert oasis to a dreamy tropical archipelago, here are the 10 best honeymoon destinations in Africa.

PHOTO: An Amazing Crater In Tanzania

The Huffington Post | Emi Boscamp | Posted 07.07.2013 | Travel

Behold the beauty of this totally breathtaking hole in the earth! The Ngorongoro Crater is in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area of Tanzania, which ...

And the Best Country for a Safari Is...

Wouter Vergeer | Posted 08.21.2013 | Travel
Wouter Vergeer

>Over 1,000 safari travelers and industry experts participated in the largest survey of its kind to reveal the best safari country of Africa. The results are in and one country is the clear winner.

Safari Travel: Lions, Hyenas And Elephants, Oh My!

Clint Johnston | Posted 06.04.2013 | Travel
Clint Johnston

The sea of eyes transitioned upwards as my attention turned to the beautiful night sky. The moment that I realized I was surrounded by hyenas in the middle of the Serengeti I thought to myself, this was the Africa I came to experience.

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?

Masai Mara Mornings On Horseback

Richard Powell | Posted 01.10.2013 | Travel
Richard Powell

As we pull back on our reins to marvel in silent reverence at the vast landscape, dotted with wild animals, our guide decides to narrate the moment. ...

PHOTOS: Kenya's Dramatic Great Migration

Posted 08.10.2012 | Travel

In a migration that makes our looming national back-to-school rush look like a Starbuck's line, up to two million wildebeests and hundreds of thousand...

The Migration Arrives In Kenya

Elizabeth_Gordon | Posted 10.01.2012 | Travel
Elizabeth_Gordon

Last week camps and lodges throughout the Maasai Mara in Kenya reported that the wildebeest migration had arrived.

See Africa Like You've Never Seen It Before

Milkshake | Posted 08.11.2012 | Good News
Milkshake

UNITE does not send clients to tourist traps. Instead, they visit UNITE's partner organizations -- all of whom are working in the fields of women's health, education and microfinance -- in places most tourists would never venture.

Baboons Make Joy From A Puddle

Eliza Deacon | Posted 05.27.2012 | Travel
Eliza Deacon

The so-called "green season" in Africa is often considered a slow time in terms of wildlife, but we've always found that at it throws some surprising moments into the mix.

To See the Animals: Our Safari to Tanzania, Part 8

Ken White | Posted 05.26.2012 | San Francisco
Ken White

I came here not knowing as well as I know now that each of us is a scant individual in a much larger scheme. I will leave here hoping to hold onto all of that.

Oddballs Of The African Bush

Eliza Deacon | Posted 05.12.2012 | Travel
Eliza Deacon

We came across this elephant cow near the Mara river with a bizarrely twisted tusk.

To See the Animals: Our Safari to Tanzania

Ken White | Posted 04.30.2012 | San Francisco
Ken White

Back when my wife and I first married we promised ourselves that someday we'd travel to Africa and see the elephants and lions. We just fulfilled that promise by celebrating our 25th wedding anniversary on safari to Tanzania.

A Happy Meal For The Chada Lion Pride

Eliza Deacon | Posted 01.23.2012 | Travel
Eliza Deacon

It's never nice to lose an elephant, but it was ironically comforting to finally see one passing away from something other than a poacher's bullet.

PHOTOS: Tanzanian Tug Of War Pits Leopard Against Crocodile

Eliza Deacon | Posted 12.20.2011 | Travel
Eliza Deacon

It was an epic battle that pitted the power house of an ancient dynasty against a smaller, more agile opponent.

Tourists Changing The World In East Africa

Suzanne Skees | Posted 09.19.2011 | Travel
Suzanne Skees

Bacho, Tanzania - It's a typical story: Americans go to Africa for safari. They find that the television images of big-eyed children with protruding r...

WATCH: Zanzibar's Rare Monkeys Are A Hit With Tourists

AP | By RODRIQUE NGOWI | Posted 09.20.2011 | Travel

Rodrique Ngowi, Associated Press ZANZIBAR, Tanzania -- A group of rare Zanzibar red colobus monkeys crashed recklessly through the trees, squealing...