Leaving the Mara

As soon as we left the compound, a giraffe met us, and that face stuck in my mind all day. I couldn’t see her body, as it was below the level of the road, so I only saw her neck and head, materializing quickly in a clearing as if out of nowhere. It was a […]

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All the Giraffes! All. The. Giraffes.

I absolutely adore giraffes. There’s something I can’t resist about the awkward graceful way they glide around savanna, munching as they go. And there’s that weird shape of their legs and head, not to mention the horns that aren’t really horns. But then there’s that long delicate neck that sneaks around corners and into places […]

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