Glaciers at Uhuru Peak.

Sermon on the mount

Peter Cochrane sings Kilimanjaro's praises and warns about its receding ice cap on a trek to the summit.

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African Bush Elephants (

The Great Rift, by rail

Alison Stewart boards the luxurious Pride of Africa for an epic train journey from Dar es Salaam to Cape Town.

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Mountaineering top of Mount Kilimanjaro.

Rise and shine

After walking all night, Carol Nader is freezing and a little delirious as a miraculous dawn breaks over Mount Kilimanjaro.

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Michael Mucci illo.

High-end adventure in its natural habitat

Follow the pride by day, retire to a luxury lodge by night. More Australians are seeking 'exotic' destinations and Africa's wildlife makes the continent a growing favourite.

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