Tag Archives: wildlife

Crossing the Road

Wild about dogs

“I’ve got something special for you!” Sophie grinned broadly as she hurried us into the Land Rover. We needed little encouragement: when your safari guide is excited about something, so are you! As we set off, Sophie explained. Wild dogs had been spotted just outside the national reserve’s Oloololo Gate – very near the camp […]


Sea safari

Perhaps the most striking thing is the sound. A sharp puffing breath as air bursts out, repeated over and over. I suppose I should have expected it – on reflection I can’t think why it surprised me, but it did. So we sat and gently rocked with the swells and watched in awe and delight. […]