Tag Archives: Lake Manyara

Barren landscape encounter

We walked through grassy plains.  Wildebeest ignored us, but two warthogs approached and stared as we strolled by them.  (Which was the stranger animal worth watching?) In a short time the landscape turned from grassy to hard-caked barren mud as … Continue reading

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Get rid of those bars! We’re ready for the real thing.

We want to see African animals and birds in their natural environment, quietly, without a big crowd. We had no idea this was possible until we read about Mark Thornton Safaris in the Travel Section of “The New York Times”.  … Continue reading

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