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On safari in Uganda

Elephant – Photo courtesy: Daryona – Wikimedia.org

It was a sad state of affairs when I grew tired of seeing hippopotamus in Murchison Falls Game Park. They were as thick as thieves in the game park. It was a feeling similar to Kenya when I stopped taking notice of zebra because they appeared to be everywhere. Continue reading On safari in Uganda

By pass to Masindi

Photo courtesy: Daryona – Wikimedia.org

I headed into northern Uganda towards Murchison Falls National Park because I hadn’t had enough of animals in the wild but didn’t quite make it. Instead, I found myself in Masindi, a small town on the border of the reserve. Continue reading By pass to Masindi

Uganda’s Queen Elizabeth Game Park

Hippo – Photo courtesy: Rweinkov – English Wikipedia

Close to Uganda’s western border with the Congo, was a huge stretch of animal reserve obviously named by the British. Continue reading Uganda’s Queen Elizabeth Game Park

A race from a rhino

South of Nairobi and close to the border with Tanzania, was Amboseli Game Park with a view of Mt Kilamanjaro over the boarder.

This was a bird watchers paradise but for me, the thrill was spotting a pride of lion. Continue reading A race from a rhino