Sarova Shaba Game Lodge
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... Superb starling Red billed oxpecker Red billed hornbill Sparrow weaver which has the round nests in the acacia trees Grevy's zebra Common zebra Elephants .... lots! Gazelles Female lion Male cheetah Gerenuks Oryx Camels Velvet monkeys Gerenuk (looks like a long necked small deer) White headed buffalo weaver Namaqua dove Barbet (looks like a woodpecker) Golden breasted starling ...
... but in the background were hyenas trying to figure how they would eat as well. Tension was in the air but the lions held fast. We also saw the lions try to attack a rather large Hippo. We were not sure why they did this given the available food source. We also observed a Servo (sp) cat and a leopard moving through elephants. I will add images ...
... of traditional clothing is coming to an end as more tribes are opting to the North American style of clothing. Already the cell phone has become the main stay for communication. This tribe does not have cell phones. They are nomadic and herd their cattle throughout the region. The images that we took are silhouette of the warriors for the tribe. To be a warrior you need to be 15 to 30. After ...
... are the reticulated giraffe, Grevy’s zebra, Somali ostrich, Beisa oryx and the long-necked antelope, the gerenuk. We saw them all and have posted pictures of them. The area is also known for leopards, but we barely saw one. They are quite shy and elusive.
It was awesome to visit this area and the wildlife and geography were quite different than Amboseli. Samburu looks like New ...
... does not involve getting up at 6am for really anything at all. Unless that 'really anything' is a morning game drive. It is surprising how quickly you can jump out of bed at this hour when you really anticipate something special. Whilst we have had a great deal of luck in recent weeks with our game spotting, the feeling today was one of great expectation. Of course you cannot guarantee anything on such drives, nevertheless the feeling was there...and for very good reason ...