The Vervet monkey is a notorious thief that is very skilled in stealing just about anything that looks to be edible. The will even steal your beers if left unattended.
The sun striking the yellow grass and giving the Bustard a warm glow. This morning the Bustard was walking in the grasslands picking locusts, grasshoppers, dung beetles and other insects hiding on the fertile grounds of the Amboseli National Park. The Kori Bustar has a impressive size, with a wingspan up to 275 cm. Impressions from the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro.
The open savanna at Amboseli National Park with the foot hills of mount Kilimanjaro in the background
A small flock of zebras standing on the savanna with the blue foot hills of mount Kilimanjaro in the background. The park is know for its free-ranging elephants, a very large natural swamp the elephants love to traverse and the beautiful views of Kilimanjaro. Ideal place for a weekend safari.
A lioness resting on a small hill on a cold and moist morning in the Masai Mara game reserve. Very early in the day with the dew only partly evaporated a proud lioness was relaxing on a small hill just outside a scanty collection of trees.
While driving around the Mara river on a early morning a pretty Lilac-breasted Roller was sitting on top of a bush looking for a tasty meal of maybe some insects, scorpions, snails or a meaty lizards. The Lilac-breasted Roller is quite a common bird but still the colors of the feathers still makes it quite a spectacular sight on the open savanna.