Kilimanjaro sentence example
The Kilimanjaro region is said to enjoy immunity.
South-east of Mount Kilimanjaro are the Pare Mountains and Usambara highlands, separated from the coast by a comparatively narrow strip of plain.
At no great distance east of this rift-valley are Kilimanjaro - with its two peaks Kibo and Mawenzi, the former 19,321 ft., and the culminating point of the whole continent - and Kenya (17,007 ft.).
North-west of Kilimanjaro is a sheet of water known as the Natron Lake from the mineral alkali it contains.
Kilimanjaro has a climate of its own; the west and south sides of the mountain receive the greatest rainfall, while the east and north sides are dry nearly all the year.Advertisement
Other well-known tribes are the Wasambara, who have given their name to the highlands between Kilimanjaro and the coast, and the Warundi, inhabiting the district between Tanganyika and the Kagera.
It was first discovered in 1967 at a site near the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro in the African country of Tanzania.
On the eastern side the southern flora finds representatives in Abyssinia, including Protea, and on the mountains of equatorial Africa, Calodendron capense occurring on Kilimanjaro.
Next in importance is the Pangani river, which, as stated above, has its head springs on the slopes of Kilimanjaro.
The volcanic plateau of British East Africa extends over the boundary in the region of Kilimanjaro.Advertisement
Of these the Masai and Wakuafi are found in the region between Victoria Nyanza and Kilimanjaro.
These beans have been carefully selected to form our single origin gourmet coffee, Kilimanjaro Mountain Special, Fresh Ground.
Snowfall is greater than on Mounts Kenya and Kilimanjaro and ice rime forms in freezing mists on the mountains.
Mount Kilimanjaro and Mount Meru exhibit on a vertical scale the various forms of vegetation which characterize East Africa (see Kilimanjaro).
Last summer, my grandparents hiked to the apogee of Mount Kilimanjaro.Advertisement
Here you will find the Kilimanjaro Safaris, where you will be able to view and discover real animals as you go through a mock Africa exhibit, authentic down to its safari trucks and plant life.
In the northern part of the country it spreads into several side valleys, from one of which rises the extinct volcano Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa (19,321 ft.).
Equal success did not attend the efforts of other administrators; in 1891-1892 Karl Peters had great trouble with the tribes in the Kilimanjaro district and resorted to very harsh methods, such as the execution of women, to maintain his authority.
Johnston was despatched on a scientific mission to Kilimanjaro, and concluded treaties on which the British East Africa Company was subsequently based.
The effect of the Glacial epoch in Europe is shown in northern Africa by the moraines of the higher Atlas, and the wider extension of the glaciers on Kilimanjaro, Kenya and Ruwenzori, and by the extensive accumulations of gravel over the Sahara.Advertisement
Extensions of the flora occur southwards of the high mountains of tropical Africa; A denocaf pus, a characteristic Mediterranean genus, has been found on Kilimanjaro and 2000 m.