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Why Traveling in Africa is so Expensive?

By Solomon Herring When traveling to Africa from the western world, it is a common misconception that the money you’ve saved up while working in …

My Final Reflection

By Solomon Herring It is with a heavy heart that I sit here today, saying goodbye to everyone that made my stay here in Tanzania …

My Safari – Three Days in Paradise

By Solomon Herring Ever since I was a young boy, I had a dream of one day embarking on an African safari, and witnessing endless …

Visiting a Maasai Village

By Solomon Herring Merely 45 minutes outside of Arusha, lying in the nearly endless bush that surrounds the slopes of mt. Meru, there is a …

My First Day Volunteering

By Solomon Herring Today I had the privilege of volunteering at a dog show hosted by Mbwa wa Africa, a non profit dedicated to providing …

My First Impressions of Tanzania

By Solomon Herring So far, I have been in Tanzania for two days, and all I have to say is that my experiences have completely …

Five Trips for Traveling During the Pandemic

By Solomon HerringEven as many nations are coming closer and closer to the eventual goal of herd immunity, Covid-19 is still upending the hyper globalized …

Culture Shock in Tanzania

By Solomon Herring It seems to be rather obvious that Tanzania, and other African countries, have cultures that are significantly different from those in the …

One mile at a time

One mile at a time…

As with most people, the past 2 years have handed me anything but a gold platter of creamy cookies and delicious tea. Last year in …

weekend day trips blog

A Weekend of Exciting Day Trips By Solomon Herring

When volunteering here in Tanzania, it is imperative that you spend your off days exploring the pristine natural beauty that surrounds Arusha and Moshi. Fortunately, …