The Grasslands of Masai Mara and the Great Migration

I cannot stop writing about the Masai Mara in Kenya as it has been one of the most exhilarating experiences of my life. The charm of the Masai Mara happens to be its vast grasslands and the animals indigenous to Africa. As if this wasn’t enough the Mara is also the stage for the annual event called the Great Migration, where thousands of Wildebeast and Zebras cross from the Serengiti in Tanzania to Kenya on a yearly trek.

The magic of Masai Mara are its animals and thousands of tourists flock to the Mara to experience the Mara through a game drive. These are some of the images we took during our 3 day game drive safari in Kenya, most of these images were taken without zooming and they haven’t been edited either but they look mesmerizing nevertheless. Wish a certain dentist from the US had shot using a camera instead of a gun.

Giraffes playing Peekaboo
Giraffes playing Peekaboo
A Gazelle being alert
A Gazelle being alert
A herd of elephants always on the move
A herd of elephants always on the move
A Hyena, the most scary looking animal I have seen
A Hyena, the most scary looking animal I have seen
A Secretary bird
A Secretary bird
A Wildebeast the main star of the Great Migration
A Wildebeast the main star of the Great Migration
The remind my husband of the Beatles and their iconic image
They remind my husband of the Beatles and their iconic image
The lion enjoying his King size breakfast ( a wildebeast)
The lion enjoying his King size breakfast ( a wildebeast)
A family of Hippos, a very territorial animal in the Mara
A family of Hippos, a very territorial animal in the Mara
An Ostrich following a herd of elephants
An Ostrich following a herd of elephants
Zebras the other half of the Great Migration
Zebras the other half of the Great Migration
White Rhinos a rare sighting for us
White Rhinos a rare sighting for us

Pics credited to RazorRasu

Advertisements