Lake Manyara National Park, is located in Tanzania. At about 90 square miles, it’s a smaller park. Don’t let that dissuade you, it’s but full of beauty, including the lake itself and plenty of wildlife.
1: It was difficult to get them to pose for this family portrait. Someone was having nothing of it.
2: Judging by how torn up this elephant’s ears are, it can’t be an easy life.
3: If there was any doubt that elephants travel in a line. Notice how the calves are strategically placed between adults to protect them from predators.
4: Of all the mammals in Africa, hippos are the meanest and most aggressive towards humans who get too close to them. They are also deceptively fast.
5: Hippos however don’t care if you are a stork.
6: This cute little guy is a Vervet money.
7: The male Vervet monkeys have blue balls. Maybe they should get out more.
8: You know who doesn’t have blue balls? Baboons!!!
9: …and they make lots of babies!
10: …and baboon babies are so cute.