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Amazing! Service, food, grounds - this place is an oasis. The Tembo Rooms are great for families. Luxurious and comfortable. Highly recommend.
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I have to admit something. I cry. A lot. For those of you who know me, this is not a surprise. I cry at TV shows and commercials (even comedies like Modern Family and How I Met Your Mother get me). I cry at goodbyes. I cry when I'm tired. My mother always comments that I never have tissues with me, and she is forever bailing me out when the tears …
Sadly we leave the Serengeti today, has been wonderful and been super cool to have been so close to wild animals! Awesome safari, we did another small game drive this morning on the way out and stopped at the Ngorongoro crater lookout before heading to our next campsite. Saw mongoose this morning as well as elephants chase Lions away, which was …
... which is filled with Q sounds) and history. He taught us how they make their local beer out of sorghum and millet, and passed around a gourd bowl of beer for us to taste. Mom held it but wouldn't even sniff it. She says "Been there, done that!" I drank some. It tasted like sour, yeasty, warm beer-flavored liquid with flecks of sawdust in it. It's an acquired taste which I definitely haven't acquired. His wife, Victoria, showed us the gourds they used in the past ...
... The road down into to the crater gave some amazing views of crater floor in the morning mist and the rim with the clouds banked up behind it.
The first sighting of the day came in the form of a large group of safari jeeps with passages using binoculars to stare at a black object in the distance which one guide was convinced was a rare black rhino right up untill the elephant stood up and walked away.
Just a bit further along the track we came across two lion cubs play ...
... for the family. The arrow skills of these men was amazing.
Returning to their camp, we met the women and children, watched and participated in some traditional dance and enjoyed their range of crafts.
Glen was able to ...