Africa East and West

We landed on planet Africa. A completely different world and quite a contrast between the East and the West. Our  journey began on the West side visiting Accra, Lome and Togo and later went to the East to begin our days dodging elephants and lions in the Serengeti.

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Next, we wandered the neighborhood and saw the following sights;

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We ventured out to the Voodoo market. Fascinating, but absolutely horrifying!

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Later, we relaxed at Coco Beach.

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We flew to the other side of Africa in a tiny airplane!

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After landing in Arusha, we went to what was called the the coffee shop. It was certainly the nicest coffee shop I have ever seen.

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Then we headed off to enjoy our first day of the Safari.

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Day one proved to be pretty incredible. We so many exotic animals! Later, we went to the Soroi Serengeti Lodge. What a fantastic and aesthetically superb place!

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We also got to camp. Ok, it was more of a glamp… but it was lovely hearing the animals at night being in such a peaceful environment.

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I can’t even begin to express that ineffable feeling I had when seeing these gorgeous creatures in the wild.

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We also visited the Maasai village. Home to 120 people that live exclusively on cows, and goats. They showed us around their exotic home.

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I feel so lucky that I was able to have this experience. I knew it would be amazing, but I never dreamed it would be this fantastic. I am not sure what I can do to top this trip.