Zanzibar 2016

Zanzibar 2016

The combination of heat and humidity hit us immediately upon exiting the plane on the tarmac of the Zanzibar airport. We spent the next three hours wandering the maze of Stone Town streets.   [gallery royalslider="10"...

Serengeti 2016

Serengeti 2016

Ole had found a super nice pricing to stay at the Kuba Kuba tented lodge in Seronera, in the heart of central Serengeti. It is a semi-permanent ultra-luxurious lodge, with 80m² tents, hot running water and electricity and even a swimming pool. We stayed for three...

Tanzania 2016

Tanzania 2016

Since I started my business in Africa, there isn't a single year that I will not return to Serengeti for a safari. My friend Ole, was once more our guide. The occasion was a business trip to Kenya and Uganda with my partner Yiannis and the promise to take him and his...

Serengeti, the Crossing

Serengeti, the Crossing

We started at 7:30 with Ole and Elias mumbling and being worried. As they confessed that same night, they got news at 6:30 that there was an early crossing so they were worried that the window of opportunity closed for that day. Boy, were they wrong! After an hour...

Serengeti, Once Again

Serengeti, Once Again

I had been already three times in the Serengeti and I have developed a growing appetite to return. The first time was love at first sight, the second time was exciting, the third time was exciting. The more I go the more mature I become with enjoying nature and the...

The Kill

The Kill

This is a documentary of a lion kill in central Serengeti in 2013. I was very lucky to be at the right place, in the right time and to witness the entire sequence of events. The experience was so intense that I can still recall all the little details.   [gallery...

The People of Zanzibar

The People of Zanzibar

Zanzibar is a wonderful island with long white beaches, a spectacular inland and rich culture. It is the people that make a visit here an unforgettable experience. Here are some shots from the 2011 trip, again processed in Lightroom with the VSCO Polaroid instant...

Death in the savanna

Death in the savanna

On the third day of our stay we came across an amazing kill scene. The only death I had ever witnessed, was my father's. He died from cancer only twenty hours later than the birth of my second son. The birth-death sequence was overwhelming and did not allow me to...

Serengeti, the endless plains

Serengeti, the endless plains

After our last visit, I made a promised to myself to return to Serengeti the soonest possible. In Maasai language, Serengit means "endless plains" and this is indeed what it is. A landscape dominated by flat grass land, also known as cheetah-land with a few scattered...

Tanzania (2011)

Tanzania (2011)

The idea was to spend a week of leisure in Zanzibar. I had read about wildlife safaris and was intrigued with the idea to do it so I started researching. It seemed that the best beach in Zanzibar is in Pongwe and the lodge to stay, the Pongwe Beach Hotel, but the only...