05 April 2016

The Joburg Zoo in Autumn

{the beautiful War Memorial}

{Acacia against a crisp blue sky}


{white rhinos... note their square lips to easily eat grasses}

{autumnal colours}

{Wattled Crane... they are classified as very vulnerable... apparently we only have about 250 left in the wild in South Africa...}

{White Stork in front of an African Spoonbill}


{three peacocks all lined up...}

linking up with Seasons


  1. great photos! Those rhinos are big!

  2. We allways see us twice in life - that is a common spoken sentense in german.
    So I take you in my sidebar, I do never loose you any more. How are you, my dear? P.

    1. Hi there dearest Pippa! So nice to see you here! I'll be sure to follow you as well! Have a beautiful day! Hope you are well!

  3. What a fabulous place. I would be marvelling as well... :)
    Great photos! Thank you for sharing!

  4. Hello, what fun photos from the zoo visit. Your little girls are just adorable. I like your sweet tree-hugger. The rhinos are cool and I love the birds. Happy Tuesday, enjoy your day!

  5. What beautiful photos each and every one of them. Have a blessed day.. Madeline

  6. i really like the shot of the girls with their backs to the camera and those adorable hats. i would have enjoyed the zoo and would love to see those rhino's ...

  7. Beautiful shots.
    I love the close ups of the wide-mouthed rhinos

  8. Hi Jandi, marvelous photos. I always enjoy the sweet photos of your girls and also the animals photos and others were great.

  9. I love Zoo's so it was fun seeing your post about this one. The two little girls are just so adorable and seem to be really enjoying their time at the zoo. The Rhino's are pretty impressive creatures.