Tuesday, 2 October 2012

More Rwandan Wildlife

Impala in the Akegera National Park .


Maybe a species of Vulture on the Bank building opposite our hotel
 Definitely related to a blackbird or thrush (Ed - An African Thrush - Turdus pelios - Thanks Paula!)

 Two species of weaver birds

 A weaver bird's nest

 A water Buffalo complete with oxpecker
more giraffes...

and the cutest little gecko! Thanks for looking!

11 comments:

  1. What absolutely gorgeous photos Sally and can see you must have had the most amazing trip out there.
    Sorry it's so long since I came to visit, not enough hours in the day!
    Hugs, Fliss xx

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  2. I'm loving these photo's you are sharing with us Sally. They are all so beautiful.
    hugs, Rosalee

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  3. Your photos are stunning Sally.
    Hugs Debbie x

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  4. Brilliant photos Sally, fabulous birds!
    Val x

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  5. Thanks for sharing your amazing photos, Sally. It must have been amazing to see such a different way of life to ours and all those exotic creatures too.
    Hope you've settled back home OK.
    Hugs Lisax

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  6. The gecko is amazing but the particular fascination for me is the birdlife. And to think I was excited when I saw a mixed flock of blue, coal & great tit with nuthatch, greenfinch & robin thrown in! Imagine seeing an Eagle in a town.
    Paula (PEP)
    PD - definitely Turdidae - maybe Turdus tephronotus or T pelios

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  7. Welcome home! I have enjoyed looking at your photos from your trip in the last few posts. Thank you for sharing.

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  8. thank you for sharing these gorgeous photos - that's something I really want to do in the next few years, I'd be in my element!

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  9. What an experience, Sally - no wonder you're tired. That was a lot to do and to take in, in such a short time - emotionally, too. Thanks for sharing your wonderful photos x

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  10. Thanks for sharing! very exciting photos!

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  11. Thank you so much for sharing your experiences, for someone who hasn't had a holiday in 7 years, this is sharing yours, and I have LOVED it.
    Wonderful photographs

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