Shoebill hunting at Mabamba Swamp, Entebbe

After our Gorilla and Chimps trekking safari recently, we decided to wind up the trip with a hunt of one of the special birds in Uganda; a shoebill. The best place to see them near Entebbe is Mabamba swamps. Mabamba Swamp is one of the best places in Uganda to spot the highly sought-after shoebill in its

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In the land of the gentle giants

On a recent safari, i had an opportunity to visit “Kilimanjaro Royal Court”, that is Amboseli national park. The safari was tailored to provide an opportunity to see and photograph big herds of Elephants. We were lucky with the weather and the Elephants never disappointed us. We stayed at Tortilis camp, and this gave us

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Kibale forest: Bigodi swamp walk

Bigodi Swamp walk If you are visiting Kibale forest for the first time, please include a walk at Bigodi swamp at end of your stay. Only a few kilometers away from the main Kibale forest. Bigodi swamp walk is an interesting experience. The area is known for a wide range of biodiversity including many species of

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Cheetah loses cub to crocodile

Today in the afternoon while on a game drive, looking for Bahati (leopard) with her cubs in a location I had seen in the morning, I got a call on radio from my fellow guides, Henry Sadera and Peter Naurori, that Malaika had just crossed the Talek river and has lost one of the cubs

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Migration October Update

The migration took a dramatic change at the end of the past week. All the excitement at the crossing died out when almost all the herds from the eastern side of the Mara River crossed west and some crossed the Talek south. Once on the Mara triangle (The western side of the park) most herds

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