<p>The massive herd pauses at the waters edge. The leaders are clearly aware of the dangers lurking in the muddy torrent. They waver, weight shifting from hoof to nervous hoof. Then suddenly, their fear overcome by the lure of fresh pasture ahead and the pressure of thousands behind them, they leap into the water madly swimming for the opposite shore. <br/>
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#greatmigration #wildebeest #thegreatmigration #experientialtravel  (at Mara River (Nunavut))</p>

The massive herd pauses at the waters edge. The leaders are clearly aware of the dangers lurking in the muddy torrent. They waver, weight shifting from hoof to nervous hoof. Then suddenly, their fear overcome by the lure of fresh pasture ahead and the pressure of thousands behind them, they leap into the water madly swimming for the opposite shore.
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#greatmigration #wildebeest #thegreatmigration #experientialtravel (at Mara River (Nunavut))

Posted 6 weeks ago
<p>Mountain gorilla (Gorilla beringei beringei) an only be seen in the wild as they do not survive in zoos. Critically Endangered, their numbers have stabilized at around 800, in three countries: Uganda, DRC and Rwanda, where we saw this handsome fellow.  (at Volcanoes National Park)</p>

Mountain gorilla (Gorilla beringei beringei) an only be seen in the wild as they do not survive in zoos. Critically Endangered, their numbers have stabilized at around 800, in three countries: Uganda, DRC and Rwanda, where we saw this handsome fellow. (at Volcanoes National Park)

Posted 9 weeks ago
<p>Grey Crowned Crane (Balearica regulorum) is the National Bird of Uganda and is has a status similar to Royal Game.  (at Entebbe)</p>

Grey Crowned Crane (Balearica regulorum) is the National Bird of Uganda and is has a status similar to Royal Game. (at Entebbe)

Posted 11 weeks ago
<p>Only Rhinos need Rhino horn. The root cause of poaching is the ignorance, vanity and wealth of a small part of the population in Asia. <br/>
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#rhino #rhinoceros #conservation #rhinohorn #kenya  (at Ol Pejeta Conservancy)</p>

Only Rhinos need Rhino horn. The root cause of poaching is the ignorance, vanity and wealth of a small part of the population in Asia.
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#rhino #rhinoceros #conservation #rhinohorn #kenya (at Ol Pejeta Conservancy)

Posted 11 weeks ago
<p>How big is an African #elephant ?  This is Jabu. He is wild and free but he chooses to hang out with his friends Doug and Sandi Groves in the #Okavango #Delta in #Botswana. I learned a lot about eles from Jabu and his friends in 2012. <br/>
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#experientialtravel  (at Sanctuary Stanley’s Camp)</p>

How big is an African #elephant ? This is Jabu. He is wild and free but he chooses to hang out with his friends Doug and Sandi Groves in the #Okavango #Delta in #Botswana. I learned a lot about eles from Jabu and his friends in 2012.
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#experientialtravel (at Sanctuary Stanley’s Camp)

Posted 12 weeks ago
<p>The #whimsy of a glass teepee in the woods in #arkansas  This is part of an exhibition by #Chihuly at #crystalbridges Museum of American Art.  (at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art)</p>

The #whimsy of a glass teepee in the woods in #arkansas This is part of an exhibition by #Chihuly at #crystalbridges Museum of American Art. (at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art)

Posted 12 weeks ago
<p>The best way to finish a #gamedrive in the #masaimara in #kenya is with a drink with friends around the #campfire <br/>
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#experientialtravel #safari #africa  (at Little Governors Camp)</p>

The best way to finish a #gamedrive in the #masaimara in #kenya is with a drink with friends around the #campfire
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#experientialtravel #safari #africa (at Little Governors Camp)

Posted 12 weeks ago
<p>Good morning #melbourne <br/>
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#backyardbliss</p>

Good morning #melbourne
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#backyardbliss

Posted 13 weeks ago

Cats don’t like water and this one has a good reason. She knows there are huge crocodiles in this river.
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#experientialtravel #lion #cubs #lioncubs #botswana #okavangodelta #okavango #watercrossing #safari (at Selinda Camp, Botswana)

Posted 15 weeks ago

Desperate Measures

During a drought in Kenya in mid-2017, this elephant resorts to scraping grass from the dry earth with his feet. After shaking it free of dust he curls it up towards his mouth.
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#kenya #drought #experientialtravel #hunger #wildernessculture #liveoutdoors #elephant (at Ol Pejeta Conservancy)

Posted 17 weeks ago