Day 5 October 18th

Another glorious night with lots of animal and bird entertainment. Breakfast being cooked for us, our last morning in Impala camp then a boat ride/ safari to the airport.

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A last glimpse of Impala Camp

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Waterbuck and a cape buffalo

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Hippo send off

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Plane waiting at the airport , off to Ruaha National Park. Six passengers this time on the flight to the park.

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Giraffe crossing the runway as we do a washroom break before leaving with Leverd (guide) and Nolaska (our driver) There are 4 of us going to Kwihala Camp.

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Airport buildings and park gate

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I believe this is an indian roller

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Zebras on sand river. This park is extremely dry – waiting for the November rains to arrive – makes it interesting to view animals at the sand river – there are some water pools and there is water deep down.

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Kwihala Camp – tent (in and out)

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Afternoon game drive at 4 – paired with English couple at this camp. Garnet decided to stay in camp – enjoyed a pipe and rest in front of the tent. Viewed impalas walking by and spotted many birds for me.

Marius is our guide and driver at this camp. Daudi is a trainee guide that came along with us.

Baby elephant

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Giraffe nibbling

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ostriches

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WARNING THE NEXT PICTURES ARE OF A LION PRIDE EATING THEIR KILL FROM EARLIER IN THE DAY.

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Sunset on way back to camp, time for a shower and then talk by the campfire and group supper under the stars. Early to bed as normal.
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