I should write more when I have more time, but for now here are some of the photographs from Tarangire.
The view of the Tarangire river from the Safari Lodge
This is a Dik-dik. This tiny antelope seemed elusive in other parks but was very common in Tarangire
It is mostly a hider, but seems to have some pace when needed. Here's one running away from a pair of Black-backed Jackals
Elephants at the Tarangire river at dawn
The only place in the wild where I've seen elephants lying down for a nap!
Standard picture and caption from Africa - Zebra crossing!
A White-bellied Go-away bird (yeah, that is what it is really called!)
Ostrich class of 2009 - a bunch of juveniles
An Unstriped Ground Squirrel
A White-crowned Shrike
White-headed Buffalo Weaver
African White-backed Vulture
Rüppell's Griffon - holds the altitude record in the animal kingdom. It hit a plane at 37000 feet!
Sunrise at Tarangire
A setting sun and a Baobab tree