The famous Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest point in Africa and the world’s tallest free-standing mountain. With no specialised equipment required to summit, Kili is hugely popular, but certainly no walk in the park. There are several routes to choose from, varying in steepness and popularity. The Marangu Route stays in basic huts is the easiest and most frequented route on Mt Kili. For a natural high that nothing can beat, see if you can conquer this impressive mountain.
Our very own Charlie Bridger attempted the climb up Kilimanjaro last year with her brother to mark his 50th birthday. They took the Machame route up – and as Charlie says, it a bit of a tough old trek, but certainly possible for … Continue reading