comscore

Going to Tanzania

Jan 15, 2012 - Jan 25, 2012

Who's going:

My Places

Section name:
    • Baxter Jackson recommended Stone Town
      5
      The narrow, back alleyways of Stone Town of Zanzibar are filled with glimpses into the time of the Sultan, of his harem and of the dhows that still sail nearby, shadows casting themselves permanently ... read more
      onto the local psyche. If that's not enough for ya, then take into account that Sir Freddy Mercury (of Queen fame) was born here and thus a pilgrimage to Stone Town is absolutely essential for die hard Queen fans (kick back a couple of cold ones at Freddy's for the full effect).
      .Comment.almost 3 years ago. Report
      Baxter Jackson

      And while you're in Tanzania, you've GOT to check this place out, Lian.

    • Baxter Jackson recommended Serengeti National Park
      5
      Serengeti National Park is like stepping into the 'Lion King.' There's even a rocky outcropping near one entrance that's known as Simba's Perch (or something to that effect). At any moment I expected ... read more
      the lions, cheetahs, leopards, elephants and hippos to break into a Disney number ala 'Hakuna Matata' (something which people actually say in Tanzania). The hyenas barking and snorting about our campsite at night would have been scary if I hadn't been dead to the world from a day of living in 'Animal Planet.'
      .Comment.almost 3 years ago. Report
      Baxter Jackson

      As it's still the dry season, now is the perfect time to visit (easier to see the animals).

    Help Lian Nguyen Pham plan a great trip.

    Add a Recommendation
    Don't have a specific place to recommend?Add a comment instead
    Report
    Close large map View large map
    Sync your Gogobot Trip Plans with your mobile. Get the app today.