Active Trekking Blog Posts

From burning questions, about the history of Mount Kilimanjaro to exciting tales of successful hikes, Easy Travel share their knowledge with you about Africa’s highest peak, Mount Kilimanjaro.

THIS IS THE BEST WAY TO SUPPORT RESPONSIBLE KILIMANJARO TREKKING

Some say it takes a entire village to raise a child. We totally agree. We also agree this is true when climbing a mountain. It often takes a monumental human effort to reach a summit.

WHY WE RECOMMEND CRAMPONS FOR EVERY KILIMANJARO TREKKER

As of June 2018, Mount Kilimanjaro has been receiving some unseasonably heavy snowfall on its slopes. This makes for a stunning, white-wintery approach to...


HOW TO CLIMB MOUNT KILIMANJARO THE RESPONSIBLE WAY

Whether it’s learning a new instrument, starting your own business, or scaling Mount Kilimanjaro, there are so many different ways to make this one life count, to...


A GUIDE TO TANZANIA’S UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITES

What makes a place exceptional? What makes a city, a mountain range, or a pile of ancient ruins shimmer like polished diamonds? What makes a place magic?

THE ULTIMATE TRAINING GUIDE FOR TREKKING MT. KILIMANJARO

You can taste the summit and you haven't even reached it yet. In reality, your trek up Mount Kilimanjaro is still two weeks away but you've been visualizing the peak for months.

WHAT TO PACK FOR KILIMANJARO

You never set your alarm for 1 a.m. but this time you do it with pleasure. When the alarm goes off, you’re already awake and bubbling with anticipation. It’s cold and pitch-black outside, not warm and cozy like your tent and sleeping bag.

TOP 10 FACTS ABOUT MOUNT KILIMANJARO

It’s not until you face Mount Kilimanjaro’s magnificent slopes that you realize how influential this dormant volcano is on the landscape. It almost seems as though the entire continent of Africa...

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO CLIMB KILIMANJARO?

Hey you, the one who daydreams of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro’s summit at sunrise, the one whose life goals include reaching Africa’s highest point and letting out...

WHEN TO CLIMB KILIMANJARO: TOP 3 THINGS TO CONSIDER

There’s an old saying that goes: “Once you reach the top of the mountain, keep climbing.” It’s a great quote, but when you finally reach the 19,340-foot summit of Mount Kilimanjaro,...

HOW TO CHOOSE THE BEST KILIMANJARO OPERATOR

What signs do you need to look for when choosing a tour operator to take you on a trek up Mount Kilimanjaro? It’s a hugely important decision, so do your research well and...

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