Conquering Kilimanjaro Feature 1: The Beginning

For decades, the highest free-standing mountain on the continent has drawn tens of thousands of climbers, all pushing themselves to get to the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro.

The mountain, however, is changing, as its snow capped peak shrinks, each year. To get an intimate understanding of the mountain, beyond the photos, the myths and the legends.

CCTV’s Ramah Nyang, took on the mountain’s formidable challenge.