Another day, another country. Today we drove across the border to
In the park, we boarded a boat for a river cruise. Lots and lots of hippos and elephants,
plus a glimpse of nature in action. Crocodiles are maternal, and we watched a mother croc in the water below her nest.
A water monitor lizard wandered by
and she shot out of the water with hearty vocalizations to let him know he wasn’t welcome.
Waterbuck antelope, plus numerous birds again, many with familiar
The weather changed, and we were caught in a thunderstorm, so our tour was cut short. Nothing like driving down the highway in an open vehicle in the rain. There’s a canvas top, but no side windows, and not a whole lot in the front. Camera protection was the watchword.
We had great seats for dinner at the hotel, overlooking the waterhole. Everything is open—no glass to spoil the views.