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Weird fast food from the UK and around the world - UK Travel Room

Weird fast food from the UK and around the world

Whether you’re travelling around the UK or going abroad, I’d always encourage you to try the local cuisine. But no matter how much of a cultured palette you have, you’ll probably get a hankering for fast food now and again while you’re on your travels. After all, it’s quick, cheap and even though it’s bad for you, it’s blooming delicious.

UKTR BLOG POST - Climbing Kilimanjaro – Rock Climbing to Shira Camp

Climbing Kilimanjaro – Rock Climbing to Shira Camp

Climbing Kilimanjaro – Diary Guide and Tips I soon realised second day was meant to be shorter, just the four hours trekking, but as it turns out short doesn’t equal easier. Figure that! Now we were definitely climbing a mountain. As we started we thought we might be lucky enough and not get torrential rain. We had good chances as well as the morning started of misty with no rain. But that didn’t last long. Bugger!

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Climbing Kilimanjaro – How to tackle the beast

Climbing Kilimanjaro – Diary Guide and Tips Jambo, (which is Hi in Swahili :-)) At 6pm on day two, snuggled by my ski jacket in the tent, I decided this was as good of a time as any to start writing a diary while climbing Kilimanjaro. I made the conscious choice to climb ‘the beast’ at the beginning of last year.