At the end of our first day at Amboseli, on our way back to the lodge, we heard about a lion sighting near our lodge. It was getting dark when we got there and very difficult to see the lion (there were actually 2 or 3), but I finally spotted the on sitting in the …
There was a small city of baboons near the resort where were were staying in Amboseli.
As our first day in Amboseli was coming to a close, the animals were heading back to safety. It was dry and dusty and as the sun was starting to go down, the backlighting on their dusty trek was beautiful.
Here are more of the elephants from Amboseli. They would walk to the marshes every day to wallow in the mud and eat the greens. At the end of the day they would walk back "home." You can see the demarcation of the mud on them at the end of the day.
This is for my sister. She wanted to see an African sunset and this was our first sunset in Amboseli. We had quite a few beautiful sunsets so there will be more to come. So Lori, this one's for you. Maralee