Mid-year Mara

Above: Maasai giraffe, mother and calf. In Maasai Mara. Copyright Rupi Mangat Published: 27 Juy 2019 It’s the mid-year bonanza in the Maasai Mara. It’s lush and green after a long dry spell. We’re in the south-eastern part of the 1,510-square-kilometre park that is a continuation of the 14,750-square-kilometres Serengeti National Park. It is this […]

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Mara in Motion

Above: Elusive leopard in Mara early morning. Copyright Maya Mangat Published: 23 February 2019 The view is dramatic view of the great Mara from the heights of Siria Escarpment of the big game country. A few miles from Mara’s Oloololo gate, dots appear. It’s a trio of elephants in the midday heat at a mud […]

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Cave into Camping Culture for Christmas

Above: Elephants in Amboseli with Mount Kilimanjaro – Copyright Maya Mangat Published: 8 December 2018 Kenya is the greatest safari destination on the planet and if you’re wondering what to do for Christmas and New Year’s on a budget, camping’s a superb way to venture into stunning destinations around the country. For starters, invest in […]

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The Big Cats of the Mara

Part 2 of 2 Published:1 September 2018 Above: Lioness at dawn in Maasai Mara National Reserve August 2018 Copyright Rupi Mangat 2018 The wildebeest crossing takes the entire day. The following morning packed with a picnic breakfast and lunch from Crocodile Camp on the banks of the Talek river by Talek gate, we’re inside the reserve […]

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