Vacation in Maasai Mara during Covid

My travelling shoes were accumulating dust. When the borders were reopened, nothing was going to stop me from going on a vacation in Maasai Mara. In a normal year, international tourists would be flocking to see the Great Wildebeest Migration, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. However, with Covid-19, many are stuck home. But nature waits for no man. Millions of wildebeest, zebras, and gazelles, just as they

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Team Lioness: Meet Maasai female rangers who are up to the challenge in Kenya

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Packing her bags to go home for the first time in over four months, Maasai ranger Purity Lakara — who patrols lands in Kenya’s Amboseli National Park, known for its free-roaming elephants and views of Mount Kilimanjaro — is overjoyed to be seeing her family for the first time since the Covid-19 pandemic was declared.

“I missed eating together, playing and hanging around with my baby girl, fetching

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