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Kilimanjaro – Flashback – Day 7 – Last day!

Day 7 on Kilimanjaro had arrived, it was greeted by a mixture of relief and of sadness that the trip was nearly over, that we’ll soon be going back to the ‘day-to-day’ (dare I say boredom?) life back in the UK… Before setting off, we had a group photo with all the team and the […]

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Saturday Music – Justin Timberlake – Mirrors

It’s no secret, breaking away from the ‘rock’ music trend, I do like a bit of Justin Timberlake. Lucky enough to see him live on his last UK tour in 2007, it was one of the best concert performances I’ve been to.  Now he’s back after 6 years and I’m eagerly awaiting his next UK […]

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Uhuru Peak

Kilimanjaro – Flashback – Day 6 – Summit night

Day 6 (technically we’re still in Day 5 right now) on Kilimanjaro, the night we were all waiting for had arrived.  The few hours we were meant to sleep was probably the longest I’ve ever experienced, all I can remember was the howling wind and thinking “Sh*t, we’re walking in this soon!” Woken up at […]

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Barafu Hut

Kilimanjaro Flashback – Day 5 – Karanga Camp > Barafu Camp

Day 5 on Kilimanjaro, and after another restless nights sleep we headed off to the next camp Barafu (High Camp).  I started to feel really tired almost immediately into the walk, the sleepless nights were really starting to take effect and I began to trail off behind the rest of the group instead of with my […]

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Saturday Music – Bastille – Pompeii

Relatively new to the music scene, Bastille are steady gaining pace with tracks like this, Pompeii…

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Barranco Wall Top

Kilimanjaro – Flashback – Day 4 – Barranco Camp > Karanga Camp

Day 4 of the trek up Kilimanjaro and my favourite day of the whole trek, why?  The Barranco Wall, that’s why! Before I arrived in Tanzania, I had heard lots of things about the wall, so I decided to research what the wall actually entailed and I have to say when I was looking at […]

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Saturday Music – You Me At Six – Reckless

You me at Six are one of my current favourite bands, since having seen them support Fall Out Boy and following their rise to success has been amazing. I saw them a few times in smaller venues (O2 academys etc) and to get as close as we did was just incredible and then to catch […]

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