Tea with the Maasai

Kenya! The Masai Mara where seasons are slotted around the “short rains” and “long rains” and “the migration.”  We gazed down at a raft of hippo as the Cessna banked across the Mara River and an elephant herd moved out of the forest as we levelled off for the  Kichwa Tembo landing strip and our … [Read more…]

Elephants

I adore Kenya. It is a really magnificent country and nudging the outskirts of the metropolis  is Nairobi National Park where you will find in the forest fringes The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, home to rescued elephants. Our landing was aborted at the last minute as a “strong”cross wind had sprung up, the result of … [Read more…]