Ngorongoro Farm House, Tanganyika Wilderness Camps
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- Continental Breakfast
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
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Travel Blogs from Ngorongoro Conservation Area
... Rajai said there is a saying "do not anger the crocodile before you've crossed the river." I love that! It's how I try to live my life, and I love this way of saying it.
After some more great conversation, and more examples of witch doctors and wizards, we take off for the onion fields. Apparently they are a major source of income for some people, and it can be very lucrative. They also require a special kind of irrigation that seems to be somewhere between ...
... a great up close experience. Then almost straight after we were lucky enough to see the endangered black rhino. Other new sitings included flamingos, a green mumba in the reeds and lots of little birds. Another highlight was a hyena with a zebra leg in its mouth! There were so many hyenas in the crater - they are so ugly but also really interesting as they display quite complex ...
... written up on it and the whole class chanting away. Felt like a special moment to be part of this for a very short while - even if the cynic in me says they probably rushed all the children there to ‘act’ out their part for us when we arrived.
I have to admit to buying a cow bone bracelet and a beaded necklace with a cow bone giraffe dangling from it.
Another great meal tonight provided for us at the wonderful camp site. Played ...
... watched him laze about… I unloaded quite a few photos and videos watching such a majestic creature - see the video here and photos below.
After watching the cat rest, we headed out looking for more ...
... until the government relocated them. They do not eat any wild animals, so they pose no threat to the wildlife. They are the only tribe allowed to live in this and other conservation areas. The crater is full of life. We saw Cape buffalo, an Augur buzzard, flamingoes, lions, black-backed jackals, spotted hyenas eating a bone until a lion came to take it away, hippos, an elephant graveyard, wildebeest, zebras, a Kori bustard (bird), a superb starling, and more ...