Tag Archives: Africa

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Mountain Gorillas Of Rwanda

A few years ago I left my husband and travel friends in London and flew to Rwanda from sea level to my lodge at 7,000 feet. The next morning I headed out to meet the […]

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Out And About

Zimanga Private Reserve, South Africa Although Zimanga has spectacular photography/observation hides it also has plenty of wildlife to photograph during game drives. On this visit we spent most of our time enjoying the hides, but […]

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BIRDBATH HIDE

Zimanga Private Game Reserve, South Africa In Africa hides (aka blinds) are becoming more popular. A hide is usually established at a watering site. This gives the photographer/observer a way to watch the wildlife quietly […]

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Lewa Wildlife Conservancy

Part II – Cats This year the abundance of elephants and their calves seemed to be the theme in Kenya. However, we were also fortunate to see a few cats as well. There weren’t many […]

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Lewa Wildlife Conservancy

Part I – Elephants Lewa Conservancy is located just south of Samburu National Reserve at a higher altitude and at lower temperatures. It was originally founded as a Rhino Sanctuary in 1983 to protect the […]

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Samburu National Reserve

Gerenuks The northern part of Kenya has some unique animals that aren’t found in other parts of the country. One of the oddest is the Gerenuk, aka Giraffe gazelle. The word gerenuk means “giraffe-necked” in […]

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