All posts for the month May, 2012

A day on safari

Most days on safari start at dawn. You wake to  the gently splish splosh of hot water being poured into the canvas bucket outside you tent and a quiet “hodi” as a tray of hot coffee and freshly baked cookies are placed on your veranda. As you head out to explore,  the sun creeps lazily […]

Starlit Kilimanjaro, Amboseli

Its always a treat to see Mt. Kilimanjaro. Imagine our delight at seeing it  bathed in moonlight with stars twinkling above. Magic! We were lucky,  the mountain came out from behind the cloud on most days that we were camped in Amboseli. One evening we enjoyed a traditional dance put on for us by the […]

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    Lowis & Leakey is a dynamic African safari company founded by Ninian Lowis and his wife Lara Leakey. We are based in Kenya where Lara and Ninian’s families have been involved in exploration and safaris since the late 19th century. Ninian is a professional guide who has over 20 years of experience leading safaris throughout Africa. Lara runs our office and manages the safari logistics as well as the day to day business of the safaris. Both Ninian and Lara delight in sharing their passion for Africa’s people, wildlife and wild places with their guests.
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