> If you like birds, then you may consider spending, perherps a night at
> an island in Lake baringo to see the birds in the setting sun and wake
> up to watch the birds in the morning who make alot of noise. The
> tourism advisories told me that these birds of Lake Baringo are the
> earliest to wake up in Kenya. They fear people though. You cannot come
> close to them they fly away but you can watch them at a considerable
> sensible distance.
The Island Camp is very nice, but you get more birds at Lake Baringo Lodge.
(In fact, the Island Camp boats you to the shore of the Lodge to push up your
The birds don't let you get as close as many US birds do, but closer than
most in western Europe.
Virtual Liz at http://www.v-liz.co.uk
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