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The Roof of Africa – Mt Kilimanjaro

Located on the Eastern part of still untouched Africa, Tanzania is indeed a land of mesmerizing landscapes and abundant wildlife.

I traveled to Tanzania in the month of February 2016 with plans to climb Kilimanjaro and go on a safari ride to Serengiti. With the zeal of adventure, I went out with this plan as Kilimanjaro is evidently the highest self-standing peak in the world and the top most point in Africa.

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Serengiti NP, Tanzania

Having listed as the UNESCO world heritage site, Serengiti National park is located in Tanzania. The most famous phenomenon of Serengiti National park is the Great Serengiti migration, where millions and millions of herbivorous animals followed by their predators migrate towards Kenya looking for the water source.

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Icelandic Saga and the Northern Lights

Before I say anything, let me confirm this, Iceland isn’t completely Icy.

Haven’t you all seen the bollywood song Gerua from Dilwale ? The amazing picturisation, the background, the scenic spots. They all seemed to be so unrealistic, didn’t they ?

Well, hold on, they were all completely realistic, existing and natural. That’s how the Iceland truly is.

With no pre-plans whatsoever, I decided to visit Iceland to witness the spectacular Northern lights. Aurora borealis popularly known as the Northern lights is a natural phenomenon caused due to collisions between electrically charged particles from the sun that enter the earth’s atmosphere. The lights are seen above the magnetic poles of the northern and southern hemispheres. They are known as ‘Aurora borealis’ in the north and ‘Aurora australis’ in the south. The lights appear in many colors, pale green and pink being most common.The lights appear in many forms from patches or scattered clouds of light to streamers, arcs, rippling curtains or shooting rays that light up the sky with an eerie glow.

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