Flynnbob Shark Adventure

One of the first books I remember from my childhood was about Sharks, I think I was around 5 or 6 years old when my parents gave it to me, and from that very moment on, I have been obsessed with sharks.  My obsession grew when I was 13; my Aunt and Uncle took me…

Zanzibar

“Doctor Livingstone, I presume?” Those famous words uttered by Henry Morton Stanley were probably the reason I was most excited about going to Zanzibar.   It was Zanzibar that was at the heart of the beginning of so many explorations into the African continent, and a place intimately linked to both Dr. Livingstone’s travels and…

Tanzania

We have often heard it said, that once you have visited the African continent, you fall in love with it.  We now understand why.  The Safari was one of the most amazing experiences in our lives, but it was our travelling though and between villages and cities, seeing the landscape and meeting people, that made…

Flynnbob Geographic

Well as promised we have compiled some of our favourite Safari pictures together – which was extremely tough given the amazing things we saw and the fact that we took over 1000 pics!  We have put 55 together in the sideshow attached to this post so we hope you enjoy them. We had such an…

Safari Time

Believe it or not we have Wifi out at Ngorongoro Crater!  It is running off a generator so this is just a short post with a few pics of our journey thus far.  We are keeping the animal photo’s until our Safari is over, so stay tuned. We are on Day 4 of our 8…

In Transit

The last 24 hours have been draining to say the least – left St Gallen at 12:11 – the Swiss don’t mess around, if the train is set to leave at 12:11 it leaves at 12:11! –  to Zurich International Airport via train to catch my 3:40 flight to Mt Kilimanjaro Airport and onto Arusha…

Swiss-Land

Just short note – I arrived in Switzerland two days ago and have been touring around a nice town where my friend lives called St. Gallen.  Jet lag is pretty nuts but it is getting better.  I have had way to much swiss cheese and chocolate and will have to run a marathon to overcome…