I recently read an article in the news about Germany and its “Marshall plan for Africa.” Marshall plan for Africa. Seriously? Sounds like white supremacy at its best. This article made me put together my thoughts about the problems of black and white, racism, marginalization, supremacy, curiosity, diversity, equality and so on. What is racism … Continue reading Black & white
Do I crave seeing some unusual natural beauty? Meeting new people and seeing their lifestyle? Or do I just need to escape from the everyday reality? ... As you can see I love traveling. I really do. Mostly because of the two first reasons mentioned above. But as it’s been more than 6 months since I … Continue reading Do I travel to travel? Or do I travel to escape?
Dear readers of this blog, as you may have noticed, this is mainly a travel blog, which was created with the purpose to provide information about the places I've visited, because: I believe it might be useful for those who are about to travel there I hope it might be interesting, even for those who … Continue reading What am I gonna write about when I don’t travel…? aka “Random thoughts” section launched
Zanzibar. Endless white sand beaches, crystal clear turquoise water reflecting the always-shining sun, romantic nights. Weddings and honeymoons. I guess that is what most people imagine when someone mentions this island. It was the same for me. But the reality was unfortunately...different. _____________________________________________________ Zanzibar was the last destination of our trip and therefore it was … Continue reading Zanzibar
Arriving to Malawi from Tanzania We were arriving from Mbeya, Tanzania, as you can read in my previous post. Our destination in Malawi was Livingstonia, a small town in the mountains near the lake Malawi. Particularly we were heading to the Mushroom farm, an eco-lodge situated up in the mountains near Machemwe village. Once we … Continue reading Malawi
We started travelling after we finished our volunteering project in Moshi. We wanted to visit some other country apart from Tanzania and we decided for Malawi. This was our itinerary: Moshi - Kondoa (Kolo rock paintings) - Dodoma - Iringa (Ruaha national park) - Mbeya - Malawi - Mbeya - Dar es Salaam - Zanzibar. … Continue reading Traveling in Tanzania
About my life in Moshi, Tanzania We came to Moshi in Tanzania with my boyfriend in the end of June to 2016 to volunteer as English and French teachers. I am writing this post while I'm here and this is our experience so far: Time (what is it?) One of the first things you notice here … Continue reading Life in Moshi, Tanzania