Giraffes enjoying their breakfast while you enjoy yours is a great way to start the day!”

To everyone at Valley camp thank you for a wonderful stay. The food, service and hospitality is lovely.

The harder you practice…?

There’s new sheriffs in town at Valley Camp and it seems these fresh faces have fresh admirers and not cheap seat ones either.

Lions. Share.

Wake up calls in the city can come at any time of night and vary from electronic musak, clinical vibrating Apples, sirens, snoring and drunken hoodies.

Normal service resumed

Just because Kicheche has closed its canvas for a couple of months does not mean the Mara shuts down like a BA circuit board.

The Feline Trinity

Lavish rains have leavened the plains, turning manicured lawns into brilliant basil baize with the oat grass ears turning yellower than a strip of match-fixing tape.

Bad day at Kicheche

For several days Bush Camp alumni have been increasingly concerned about the whereabouts of the Fig’s yearling. They need not have worried.

“Top Cats!”

Just at the airport on the way home from a fab trip  to Mara Camp. This was my 4th visit to this camp which should tell you all you need to

Ass of a lion

It is seldom, if ever, that one couple earns a Spot double bill. Some may say indulgent or selfish at best. We beg to differ. Steve and Judith have given a very good indication of their skills last week but had, like a parent keeping the best present back till Boxing day, they had been cynically withholding the real prize.

The Golden Shot

Steve and Judith are no strangers to Kicheche. They are also clearly no strangers to their cameras either.

The Wight Stuff

Nancie Wight doesn’t do things by half. Dipping her toes in one Conservancy was clearly not enough for her so she put her not inconsiderable camera skills to work across the trinity of Kicheche Mara Conservancies on her recent safari.