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African Safari in Kenya

Moving on to sub-Saharan Africa, we arrived in Kenya to explore Nairobi and go on a nearly week-long game safari.

Vast panorama of the great Rift Valley of Kenya

Maasai boy herding his cattle


Napping lion

Our safari 4×4 stuck in the mud–next to a pride of lions no less!

African elephants are the largest living land animals on Earth

A spotted leopard in the trees–a rare sighting on any safari!

The Mara River

Picnic in the middle of the national park

A large crocodile sits alongside the banks of the Mara River

Border landmark at the border of Tanzania and Kenya

A lone baboon on watch


Lion cubs

Maasai outpost next to the game park

The African water buffalo–one of the Big Five game animals–is considered by many hunters as the most dangerous due to its unpredictability and tendency to charge

Rothschild’s giraffes

A rhino and other animals near Lake Nakuru

3 Responses to African Safari in Kenya

  1. dewi syukriah says:

    WOW !! Nice pictures !!

  2. Kim says:

    I am soooooo jealous!!! I so desperately wanted to go to Kenya this year, but alas, I had to buy a car instead! Maybe next year!

    The photos are beautiful, as always!!

  3. Leslie says:

    Your African game park adventure is just amazing. So many beautiful creatures!

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