Hiking in the catchment forest of the Northern Highland Forest Reserve, situated at the southern edge of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, offers the unique possibility of exploring the area on foot rather than in a safari vehicle. 332 more words
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There is nothing like driving through rural Africa. It was something I dreamed about ever since watching the 1980s film “Out of Africa” with Meryl Streep and Robert Redford. 894 more words
In the last 24 hours, I have been on a safari with my soul.
Moments captured only by me and no one else penetrated my understanding of what it means to connect on a level so enriched by spirit that squealing to you about my journey is a must. 1,087 more words
In the dry season Lake Eyasi, a seasonal mildly alkaline salt lake on the floor of the Great Rift Valley at the base of the Serengeti Plateau, dries up almost entirely when the main tributary river, the Sibiti River, reduces to a mere lazy rivulet of water. 652 more words
I got up at 5.15am on my first Saturday in Kenya. I was going to the Masai Mara for the weekend. My driver picked me up at 6.15am (or 6.35am according to Kenyan standards of punctuality) and we were off, navigating the pot-holes ridden roads of Nairobi. 1,114 more words