Posts Categorized: Tour Memories

Meeting my Pangolin!

Juvenille Pangolin feeding on ants

Pangolins have always been in my top 3 animals! Pangolins, Narwhals, and Bonobos. A peculiar threesome, but animals that I’ve always found fascinating. Each one is extremely difficult to find, slightly odd looking, and lives in the wild corners of the world – I dreamt of seeing them all and clearly set the bar high… Read more »

Meeting the Masai Mara’s Marsh Pride

A large Male Lion in Kenya

Day two of our recent Great Plain Migration Safari in Kenya’s Masai Mara brought us eye to eye with the heavyweights of the famous Marsh Pride Lions – the two adult males. These impressive brooding beasts have been made famous by the BBC’s Big Cat Diary, and seeing them in the flesh felt like a… Read more »

In Search of the Snow Leopard

Searching for a Snow Leopard

One of our most challenging, but ultimately most rewarding adventures was in November 2011 – a journey into the foothills of the Indian Himalayas to find the mythical Snow Leopard. From the outset, this tour sounded like a challenge! Snow capped mountains; high altitudes; and the challenge of finding one of the most elusive and… Read more »