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Sayari Camp

The camp I stayed at for four nights in Northern Serengeti is the Sayari Camp, part of the Asilia group of camps and lodges. Lying across the border of Kenya by the famed Mara River, this is where the migratory herds of wildebeest brave the crocodile-infested waters of Mara River to reach the grasslands of the south this time of the year. 316 more words


Serengeti Great Wildebeest Migration Safari

A million wildebeest… each one driven by the same ancient rhythm, fulfilling its instinctive role in the inescapable cycle of life: a frenzied three-week bout of territorial conquests and mating; survival of the fittest as 40km (25 mile) long columns plunge through crocodile-infested waters on the annual exodus north; replenishing the species in a brief population explosion that produces more than 8,000 calves daily before the 1,000 km (600 mile) pilgrimage begins again. 171 more words

Tanzania Safari

Circle of Life

In full view in Serengeti in Tanzania, is the inter-connectedness of each living animal. From birth, to full life, and into death – either due to kill or sickness. 61 more words



When I first came across the Serengeti line, I loved the very little I had seen, and I was waiting on more to come before I post on it here on Saje. 640 more words

The Great Migration

The main reason I went to the Serengeti National Park is to witness what has been dubbed as the “greatest show on earth” – the annual migration of the hoofed animals. 279 more words



The 90 minute bush flight from Arusha takes me to the Kogatende airstrip — to my final destination in Tanzania — the northern section of  147 more words


In the Endless Plains...

In parts of East Africa, the savanna extends as far as the eye can see. Boundaries seem to have no meaning as the Serengeti plains of Tanzania cross the border and become the Masai Mara in Kenya. 43 more words