Tag Archives: Kilimanjaro

Descent from Kilimanjaro

Today is a milestone day for several reasons. It’s VE day, the UK election results have produced an unexpected result, and on a personal level this happens to me my 600th post. So today’s image records a milestone too – … Continue reading

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Sunrise over the roof of Africa – Part 2

This is the second of a two-part post about an expedition to climb Meru and Kilimanjaro in East Africa and of Sunrises seen from near their summits. If you missed ‘On the Roof of Africa’ – a general overview of … Continue reading

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Sunrise over the Roof of Africa – Part 1

A few weeks ago I posted ‘On the Roof of Africa’. That post included images from my ascent of Kilimanjaro 5 years ago with Jagged Globe. If you have not read that earlier post then you might like to click … Continue reading

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On the roof of Africa

Today’s two images come from close to the summit of Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest mountain and one of the seven continental summits. Kilimanjaro (5,895M – 19,341ft), an extinct volcano, is said to be the world’s highest free-standing mountain rising about 5,100M above … Continue reading

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