Today the bird I have most enjoyed watching was the Yellow-Billed Stork

“Remarkable bird, beautiful plumage.” Norwegian Blue Parrot sketch, Monty Python’s Flying Circus. I admit, it does look ugly, but it is prettier than the Marabou Stork. The young birds have grey, dull feathers. When first looked at the birds in April, they looked interesting because of their huge yellow beak. But the other day I… Continue reading Today the bird I have most enjoyed watching was the Yellow-Billed Stork

The animals which I have most enjoyed seeing today are the Gnu and the Honey Badger

Gnus are rare in this part of South Luangwa. So rare that the impala he wanted to hang out with were spooked by his presence and ran off. He galloped after them, matching their speed but not their agility. Cookson’s Wildebeest are not the most intelligent of animals. They even look stupid. I took this… Continue reading The animals which I have most enjoyed seeing today are the Gnu and the Honey Badger