Lake Nakuru, Kenya

After around four hours drive (African time: insert own road-based horror story here) north-west of Nairobi we reached Lake Nakuru.

A party of baboons met us ahead of the main gate, and loitered whilst we pitched the tents. They are annoying little so-and-so’s who steal your food in a heartbeat, but they can still be cute.

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I can also report sightings of white rhino
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…followed by the even rarer black rhino the following day.

Giraffes, as I think you may be aware, are pretty awesome.

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At this point I’m afraid to say it’s rather dull waiting for slow campsite wifi to upload pictures, so I’ll add more at a later date.
In the morning I’m heading further west across Uganda to see the Chimpanzees, then into Rwanda for a trip of a lifetime gorilla safari.

Merry Christmas X

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