There was something about seeing this lone zebra walking down the road that made me love being in Africa all the more. It just seemed so normal.
The Egyptian is a watering hole in the middle of the Masai Mara. Zebras and wildebeest would travel for miles just to get water from this watering hole. On this particular day. there was a stream of animals as far as the eye could see walking toward this place.
This was our third crossing in the two days we'd been in the Mara. There were more zebras with this crossing but it appeared that all of the animals survived. Maralee
On the road to the Amboseli airport we encountered a bit of a traffic jam. Now this is the kind of traffic jam I can put up with. Maralee
Amboseli is very flat and dry and all of the animals will head to the various water holes for food and water. We found several giraffes heading for a water hold and stopped to watch them for a while. They have such long legs that in order to drink water, they have to splay their …