This morning we woke up early and went straight down into the crater we drove around and saw lots of Cape buffalo a couple of black rhinos and even a saw a caracal. The guides said that they only usually see about one a year they are so rare. That afternoon we had the long drive back to Arusha to spend the night before flying to Rwanda to stay at the Ryan oflahertys house for a couple of days. By the way this isn't our picture of a caracal as we weren't close ...
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Today we woke up and had a quick drive around and saw a lot of cheetahs before driving to ngorongoro crater lodge for the night. The lodge was really cool and there was even a pool looking over the crater. The next day we will be going for a long drive around the crater hoping to see a rhino to complete the big 5.
Thursday was the first day of 2015 and we were hoping it would be a good one. We left at 6am ready to see some cool animals. We started the day by seeing a cheetah and her 3 cubs. We have seen a few cheetahs but this time it was exciting because we saw it chase after a gazelle at its top speed of 110 kph. Next we saw a group of 6 teenage male lions and then to top off the day we saw a male leopard up a tree which then climbed down and came within metres of our tr...