Tanzania travel blog: our travel tips and latest news

Unveil the essence of Tanzania and ignite your wanderlust for your upcoming adventure through our thoughtfully curated travel blog. Embark on a journey of shared experiences, immersive narratives, and the latest updates about this captivating nation.

Why Chapka Travel Insurance

Congratulations on booking your African safari adventure! Tanzania can’t wait to welcome you. We at Tanzania Specialist are thrilled for you 😊 Are you counting down the days? Before you pack your bags and dust off your safari hat, there’s one crucial item you can’t forget—travel insurance. And not just any travel insurance, but Chapka […]

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Responsible Tourism in Tanzania

We love Africa – its animals, its nature and its people. That’s why we want to protect this wonderful continent by all means. At the same time we want as many people as possible to see the wonders of Tanzania with their own eyes. So let’s be clear: responsible tourism is very important to us. […]

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Discover Tanzania with Friends

You and your besties are always on the lookout for new adventures? Then get ready for big smiles and eyes, because Tanzania has just that for you… plus a stunning flora and fauna… plus a mesmerizing culture… plus music, dance and party. If you’re adventurous, you can climb the famous Kilimanjaro, dive into the unique […]

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Safari with kids in Tanzania

If you have kids, you have surely looked at some picture books with African animals at some point. Wouldn’t it be amazing to see these animals in their natural habitat? Not only your little ones are dreaming about that, but probably also you, right? 😉 However, going to Tanzania on a safari with your kids […]

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Tanzania Holiday for Couples

Imagine you and your special someone chasing lions in the Serengeti or exploring the depths of the Ngorongoro Crater. You fall asleep together under the starry sky and wake up by the rising sun. Or you simply enjoy some us-time on the pearly white beaches of Zanzibar and in its most romantic resorts. No matter […]

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10 Best Beaches in Tanzania

Located on the southern half of the African continent, Tanzania is a truly versatile holiday destination. Whether you’re someone who prefers to spend their vacation time in a more active way or someone who just needs a good book and a spot on the beach to relax, this beautiful country has something to offer you.  […]

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Serengeti Marathon 2023

Running wild: Our Serengeti Safari Marathon Adventure 2023 edition

November 11th, 2023. Latifah Salim, assistant transport manager at Tanzania Specialist and a few of her colleagues, are attending the 6th edition of the Serengeti Safari Marathon. On their way, they also take some time to explore the famous Serengeti National Park. Some of them are seasoned safari-goers, while others are rookies, but all of […]

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Top 10 Tanzania Safari Lodges For Your Luxury Escape

If you want to get away from the daily grind of life and want to go on a vacation that takes your mind off it, we hear you, and there are plenty of ways you can make your safari escape something exciting and meaningful to you. So, when you return, you feel revitalized and full […]

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How To Plan Your First Safari Vacation

Going on an African/ Tanzanian safari vacation is a dream of many, but it is also one of those vacations that requires a huge amount of planning. Sure, you could fly to Tanzania, rent a car, and just take off into the countryside, but it would be ill-advised to do so, as most roads are […]

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The Main Airports in Tanzania – (With Tanzania Travel Tips)

Tanzania is a country that many people dream of visiting during their lifetime. If you are thinking of traveling to Tanzania, there is likely one thing that you want to know more information about, and that is the airports in Tanzania. Like many of the African countries, Tanzania is filled with natural beauty and a […]

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15 Best Things To Do In Tanzania

Some of Africa’s most well-known national parks and natural landmarks, like the spectacular Mount Kilimanjaro, may be found in the incredible country that is Tanzania. Read our tips for the best things to do in Tanzania! Safaris and other wildlife-related activities are the most well-liked activities in Tanzania and the main reasons people travel there, […]

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We are very excited to announce the latest news from Tanzania: Mount Kilimanjaro now has high-speed internet access! A massive move to improve safety and connectivity throughout some of the country’s wildest destinations, read the latest Tanzania Specialist press release below to learn more about this fantastic development. MOUNT KILIMANJARO NOW HAS HIGH-SPEED INTERNET IN […]

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10 Amazing Facts About Tanzania (Truly Amazing)

Tanzania may be the country in Africa that people know the most about. It is the nation whose name has come to be associated with Zanzibar, Mount Kilimanjaro, and the Serengeti. Travelers from all over the world swarm to Tanzania to go on safari in some of the world’s top national parks. The nation is […]

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Wildebeest Calving / Wildebeest Calving Season

It can be interesting to see where young wildebeest calves are born and see the long journey the wildebeest have to travel. These are some of the rare sights you can find during the great migration in Tanzania and into Kenya.   So, where do the 1.5 million wildebeest come from, and how many calves are […]

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Are Giraffes Friendly?

There are some animals that are truly fascinating. One animal that is pretty high up this list is the giraffe. From a young age, we are taught that giraffes are magnificent creatures. But are giraffes friendly?  Their long necks make them totally unique, and their magnificent size leaves tons of people wanting to see these […]

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Complete Guide To Planning Your Trip To Tanzania

Tanzania is the place to be for those who love travel and adventure. This beautiful East African country, which borders the Indian Ocean, has something for everyone. Large cities and untouched landscapes means you don’t need to leave this sunny oasis to fulfill your vacation desires. To help you plan the perfect trip, we have […]

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