KilimanjaroAdventures.com Blog

Tag Archives: History

Join a Kilimanjaro climb…in 1909!

I just heard about this project and HAD to share this story and images! Have you ever been on a flight and looked at a mountain thousands of feet below and wondered what its name is, whether it has been climbed yet, and if so, who was the first to do so? Using the Royal […]

Posted in Culture | Also tagged , , | Leave a comment

Meet Mt. Kilimanjaro…fascinating history of a mountain

[excerpt from Kissing Kilimanjaro: Leaving it All on Top of Africa] One hundred eighty million years ago, the continents as we know them didn’t exist. They were jammed together in one big land mass we’ve since named Gondwanaland. Slowly the continental plates separated and the various land masses ground across the earth’s crust, expelling tremendous […]

Posted in Culture | Also tagged , | Leave a comment