No matter how many times you return to the Serengeti, there is always something to astound and humble you. The NIU students were treated to so many delights: elephants, giraffe, cape buffalo, leopard (making the Big 5 complete with the rhinos in the Crater).
Still it is hard to top the up close and personal view of this beautiful cheetah during the Thursday morning game drive.
We were up close and that is pretty rare. They are shy and bashful.
So no surprise when she decided to move along…