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Review of Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge, Arusha by Wasmeier

Advantages: Location. Beautiful setting. Beautifully made.
Disadvantages: Too crowded. Too much of a touristy feel to it. Food could have been better.

The Ngorongoro Conservation Area is located in northern Tanzania, bordering on the Serengeti National Park. It is a UNESCO World Heritage site and the main feature of it is the Ngorongoro Crater, a giant volcanic caldera, well over 20 km across. The floor ... Read review

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22.11.2012 17:44
Interesting insight into the origins and evolution of mankind.
Review of Olduvai Gorge, Serengeti National Park by Wasmeier

Advantages: Very interesting from an anthropological point of view
Disadvantages: Walk could have been more interesting, Eglish language of some of the guides could be better

Oldupai Gorge (Olduvai is a misspelling) is an area in the Ngorogoro Conservation Area in northern Tanzania, near the southern end of the Great Rift Valley. Its importance lies in the varied evidence for human evolution and anthropological information tha ... Read review

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20.11.2012 23:07
Al Johari - The Worst Hotel Ever!
Review of Al Johari, Zanzibar by AfricaLover

Advantages: Comfortable beds, but NOTHING else
Disadvantages: Simply an AWFUL hotel

...for 5 nights in the Al Johari in early August 2010. It was truly the worst hotel experience I have ever had by a big margin. We had 2 Junior suites at £116/night. It started with the plumbing - the shower enclosu ... Read review

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Great review by robjak
Welcome to Ciao! Nice work, well written. by dynamicnurse
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19.08.2010 20:50
Unforgettable Trip To Zanzibar Island
Review of Zanzibar (Tanzania) by martinryder123

Advantages: New place to visit
Disadvantages: Nothing like that

...was on a trip to Zanzibar Island from last few months. It was amazing to be there, and there are many places to visit having the wonderful views, this trip was one of the best trip in my life. All it credits goes to flights.worldmapsinfo.com that makes ... Read review

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Sorry but there is not enough information or opinion in this review to make it helpful from the point of view of a consumer looking at making a purchase. If you update please leave a message in my guestbook and I will return to re-rate. by TheHairyGodmother
Rather than just list the popular destinations it'd be great if you could tell us something about your experiences of each of them. Send me a note if you decide to expand the review and I'll re-rate it. by Phantom_Wombat

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02.04.2009 12:23
GO TO ZANZIBAR.
Review of Zanzibar (Tanzania) by Fifou

Advantages: Amazingly beautiful and peaceful
Disadvantages: little nightlife, little shopping.

What an Island! I went to Zanzibar last year with the rest of my family where we stayed in the MAPENZI BEACH CLUB HOTEL (on the east coast) over Christmas. These 10 days spent in the sun where some of the most relaxeing and enjoyable of my life. The ... Read review

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Great review, and nice photos too. by kevin121
It must have been a wonderful experience. by denella

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27.12.2008 19:16
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East Coast of Zanzibar-Jambiani Village
Review of Zanzibar (Tanzania) by uhuru13

Advantages: great beach,friendly local,cheaper hotels and quiet holiday
Disadvantages: during the low tide the water tend to go far

...on the east coast of Zanzibar Island at Jambiani village,We stayed for 7 nights at small hotel Mbuyuni Beach Village,the location was great, We had awasome time in our simple but clean thatched beach bungalow. The beach and the l ... Read review

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Welcome to Ciao, Nice first review, but to get a better rating you need to include a lot more information about the place. If you do not know what to write then I suggest that before you write anymore reviews you check out some of the other reviews on this place or other similar locations to use as a guide to help you improve your review. If you update your review let me know and I will re-rate for you. by dharma.roy
Good review by just.bcoz

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28.12.2007 23:00
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Stunning, Beautiful, Awesome...
Review of Zanzibar (Tanzania) by MVP017

Advantages: Beaches, Sun, Culture, Food
Disadvantages: Not that easy to get around unless you have experience

As part of a world challenge expedition to Tanzania i got the chance to visit this awesome island for 5 days at the end of our month long stay in the country doing volunteer work and trecking. It was very much a last minute decision to go there as the ea ... Read review

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Yeah, it does sound good. Duncan by torr
Fab review!!!! by pennywa

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31.08.2007 14:01
Idyllic, pristine private island getaway
Review of Mnemba Island, Tanzania by cronjev

Advantages: The island and lodge is perfect in every way.
Disadvantages: The only disadvantange is that you have to leave. (And a little pricey)

Mnemba is a private island off the North-eastern coast of Zanzibar. The Mnemba Island Lodge is a luxurious yet natural resort with 10 chalets on the beach. ~THE ISLAND~ Mnemba is the epitome of the perfect idyllic tropical island. The island is a perfec ... Read review

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I'm so jealous! Good review, Alison x by Allyalcock
wow...it sounds out of this world ! by jomarannetyn
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12.06.2007 19:48
An unforgettable visit to Ngorongoro Crater
Review of Ngorongoro Conservation Area (Tanzania) by quan

Advantages: Animals are very comfortable seeing new faces
Disadvantages: Can`t find a fault

...one can take in the Ngorongoro Crater today”. Ngorongoro Crater is indeed a beautiful place, and it is teeming with ... Read review

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Sounds amazing, I would love to go to Tanzania, very helpful by Expired-Account
Yet another very good review. I almost feel the heat and the beauty of the place. by tigerthecat

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01.06.2007 11:35
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Oh well, theres always next time.....
Review of Mt Kilimanjaro National Park (Tanzania) by fryera2

Advantages: Amazing scenery, friendly people
Disadvantages: Harder than expected, expensive park fees, altitude sickness on summit night :(

I attempted to climb Kilimanjaro in February of 2006. I didn't make it to the top due to a combination of altitude sickness and generally feeling bad, but it was the most amazing experience of my life so far. Getting there = I travelled ... Read review

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This is on my list of things to do. My friend did it last year and he only just made it as he was suffering from altitude sicknerss as well. Alison x by Allyalcock
Its a shame you didnt make it to the top, I bet it would have been amazing. The toilets sound very similar to the ones in my local pub :o) by TheHairyGodmother

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11.03.2007 21:18
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Kilimanjaro Hotel
Review of Kilimanjaro Hotel, Tanzania by irfankhan20xx

Advantages: Quality of service, Distance from city centre
Disadvantages: Cost

The recently renovated hotel has been taken over by an international chain. A complete transformation from the 3* that it was to a 5* that it now is. Very comforting atmosphere with a Casino and a number of restaurants. The Chinese restaurant serves th ... Read review

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Needs more info for a paid rating. by donf18
You could do with more detail about the hotel, what the rooms are like etc by RichPrice
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27.01.2007 21:51
Dar International Transit
Review of Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) by jeanrasson

Advantages: Conveniently sited airport near Zanzibar and gateway to Mozambique
Disadvantages: Few flights but good ones to Dar: KLM, Swiss etc.

There are no facilities for transiting internationally. You must imperatively contact the ground staff for performing your international transit. Otherwise you will have to go through the immigration and customs (50$) for rechecking-in. Fortunately the ... Read review

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A good start - welcome to Ciao! x by ice_pink
Hi and welcome to ciao by wingnut888

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18.10.2006 18:01
Poor place to stay
Review of Dhow Palace Hotel, Zanzibar by lisastevens

Advantages: None
Disadvantages: Loads and loads filthy!!!!

This is the worst hotel I have ever stayed in, its even worse than any hostel I have ever stayed in. Its dirty, unsafe, unwelcoming, noisy and generally horrific. I would not be surprised if they rented rooms by the hour. On every floor there is an armed ... Read review

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Welcome to Ciao! by Essexgirl2006
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16.10.2006 21:02
A honeymoon hotspot
Review of Zanzibar (Tanzania) by twinkledrops

Advantages: Beautiful beaches, relaxed lifestyle, friendly people
Disadvantages: Delayed flights

My husband took me Zanzibar for our honeymoon. It was one of the best experiences I have ever had. Our flight was due to leave Mombasa, Kenya at 6.30pm for Zanzibar and we were delayed until 9pm! On reaching Zanzibar, we arrived to a warm welcome from ... Read review

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It sounds like you had a great time. Maybe when you turn green you can add some photos!? by salem_witch
Sounds NICE staz x by x_staz_x

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07.05.2006 16:39
A Fantasic Experience
Review of Selous Game Reserve (Tanzania) by eGordy

Advantages: The elements of adventure and discovery.
Disadvantages: Not guaranteed to see game like on some other safaris.

I went to Selous Game Reserve in March 1994 as part of a 3-stop holiday to Ras Kutani, Selous and Zanzibar. We landed at Dar es Salaam after an 11 hour flight from Heathrow and almost immediately boarded a small prop plane to take us to Ras Kutani wher ... Read review

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How fantastic to read a review on the Selous game reserve- thats where i'll be staying next year teaching children in Kilombero Valley. Brilliant review, i cant wait to go! by Anneli86
What a wonderful experience, thanks for sharing, jane x by janemain
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12.10.2005 13:38
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