Proper morning game drives never start at dawn, they are out long before. The grail is to be somewhere before the sun raises its burnished head. When this ‘somewhere’ is the untarnished Eden of Naboisho and your guide is the extraordinary Mika, magic invariably ensues.
Lions not at sunrise but in the sunrise. Cheetahs, not on a kill, but making one. Notice both predators in plural.
A happy Valley camp that evening, top work Mika.
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