Tag Archives: Masai Mara

Day 3 Masai Mara – Lake Naivasha

This morning Ryan and Jo were up early to take to the sky’s to experience the Masai Mara from above in a hot air balloon ride followed by champagne breakfast. When we meet them afterwards they both said what an … Continue reading

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Days 1 – 6 Kenya

The action packed adventure begins, with no shortage of game drives and adrenaline pumping activities ahead of us. Our luck started at the very beginning, in the Masai Mara, where we saw six cheetahs, elephants, all sorts of antelope and … Continue reading

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Day 7 – Masai Mara

With no incidents in the night, no need for zip lock plastic bags (you will have to ask those who have been on safari about the need for a bag at night in your tent when times are desperate!?)  and … Continue reading

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Day 6 – Masai Mara

A very early start this morning so we can get to the Mara in good time.  A few snores were heard from the truck this morning as we made our way to the first stop on our journey, Narok.  Here … Continue reading

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Cape Town, Day 71

The final day on safari and we arrive in Cape Town.  Nestled in a Bay and with Table Mountain as the back drop it is the perfect place to finish the trip.  It is a very western city and it … Continue reading

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Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Day 24, 25

The Crater is the reason why the Serengeti and Masai Mara produce such a fertile environment for all these African beasts.  Before this volcano exploded millions of years ago it is estimated to have been between 4 and 5km high … Continue reading

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Serengeti National Park, Day 23, 24

To appreciate the greatness of East Africa game parks is to understand their connections to each other. The Ngorongoro Crater is joined to the Serengeti and the Serengeti joined to the Masai Mara. Combined they create an area more than … Continue reading

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Lake Naivasha, Day 4 and 5

After the dusty roads to and from the Masai Mara it is nice to reach a camp site with great facilities especially hot water and that’s what we got at Crayfish camp. Three nights to freshen up relax and enjoy … Continue reading

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Masai Mara, Day 3

We will call this morning game drive “The lion experience”.  We saw 2 young male bachelor lions 3 km from the camp site, 1 lioness with 5 cubs catching the early morning sun rays, a single lioness drinking water by … Continue reading

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Masai Mara, Day 2

What makes overland safaris attractive to the traveller is that there are elements of unknown and you need to make the most of any situation that arises. On our drive to the Mara we had a slight breakdown and stopped … Continue reading

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