Monkey at the entrance to Serengeti National Park.
Sunrise over the Serengeti.
Photo taken from the balloon. Elephant herd. The matriach wasn't too keen on the balloon.
Lioness on top of a termite hill. Not that comfortable you would have thought, but she's not a lady to be argued with.
Hippo with a gazelle in the background.
Floating over the hippo pool.
We were lucky enough to see a family of cheetahs.
The current drought is having a drastic effect in the Serengeti.
Lions enjoying the morning sun.
Black chested eagle.
Up, up and away......sorry, but I had to use that line somewhere didn't I?
Deflating the balloon after our flight over the Serengeti - and what a magnificent flight it was too.
The balloon flight was followed by a champagne breakfast. Colin's starting on the champagne and Nick sticks to coffee.
Carolynn and Nick our balloon pilot. Tawney in the background.
The tables are ready for the breakfast.
Serengeti: Following the elephants, there must have been 50 or 60 in the same area.
Elephant matriach keeping a close eye on us.
Elephant family in the Serengeti.
Baobab tree silhouette
An interesting rock formation - a perfect hiding place for lions.
Lioness in the shade.
Thompson's Gazelle, their tails wag constantly.