Author Archives: Raphael Mollel

By Raphael Mollel – Lions!

One of the highlights from my recent safari was watching this pride of lions (pictured below) with their buffalo kill. This was in the central part of the Serengeti in the Seronera River Valley. The Seronera region is a good spot to see predation year round as there are several large prides of lions that are resident (i.e. they do not follow the wildebeest migration) and subsist off the resident herbivores including buffalo, warthog and several species of antelope.

By Raphael Mollel – Wildebeest Migration

Jambo from Arusha, Tanzania. My name is Raphael Mollel and I am a driver-guide with Africa Dream Safaris. I have just returned from my most recent safari beginning on January 31, 2013 and ending on February 6, 2013. We had many extraordinary wildlife sightings on this safari. One of the highlights occurred on February 3rd near the triangle on the Southern Plains of the Serengeti where we witnessed one of the most amazing wildlife spectacles of the world, the Great Migration. There was a never …

From Guide Raphael Mollel – Cheetahs Hunting

I just finished a safari from October 25th to November 2nd. The wildlife viewing was amazing. One of the highlights was watching two cheetah brothers hunt a Thomson’s Gazelle in the Central Serengeti.