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Um 06.00 Uhr öffnen wir die Vorhänge und geniessen vom Bett aus den Sonnenaufgang. Nach dem Frühstück geht die Fahrt um 08.00 Uhr los mit dem Ziel Etosha Nationalpark. Unterwegs sehen wir viele Termitenhügel und wir steigen aus um diese zu besichtigen.
Wir fahren über das Andersson-Gate in den Etosha Nationalpark. Das Rastlager Okaukuejo …
... pan has a stark beauty. The landscape changes from hard scrub, to treed dusty plains lined with copper grasses, to wild silvery white pan, to sweet grass fields of soft gold. For some reason, this all speaks to me more than the mountains of Vancouver. As M says, it's a hard land, but so beautiful.
We saw a few animals as we drove around the pan, but the big surprise was the final water hole where we saw 18 male Namibian ...
... came across a pride of 9-11 lions. We watched them on their own for a while and were then joined by two white rhino Bulls. Really good evening drive. Then back at camp we dined over looking the waterhole only to be joined by 3 crashes of rhino over the meal time, two of which had young calves- was a real treat. Went to bed exhausted but well ...
Well after breakfast we all trooped to the airport as Tom and I did our final inspections and briefings. Memsahib came along for the ride.
Now before we go any further I must relate a little tale of culinary interest. Breakfast time and Annes fancy was taken by the array of croissant only to find they were possibly the best part of ..oohhh shall we guess at a week old?
Not to be dissuaded from her croissant she very carefully (well tore actually ) the offending bun ...
... today on the truck, I had thought I would miss out on being able to see a Lion. Far from missing out I got to see a Lion about a meter away from me, unfortunately it had been shot with a tranquilliser so was not exactly roaming free. However it was fascinating to see this incredible animal so close up. It was also scary to see how close into the camp the Lion had managed to get, he had managed to get into the area surrounding the staff quarters ...