The crucial moment of my Kilimanjaro climb had finally arrived: conquering Uhuru Peak. After only two hours sleep, we were woken at 11pm Friday night to have, um, breakfast. A combination of nerves and altitude… View Post

From Lava Tower to Barranco Wall, the next couple of days of my Kilimanjaro climb were full of highs and lows (quite literally)… Lava Tower Day 3 was acclimatisation day. This means that we hiked… View Post

Nearly two years ago I was having a particularly dull day at University. I was fed up with studying and seeking some form of excitement. So, on a mad whim, I spontaneously signed up to climbing Kilimanjaro… View Post