Who knew that a 3km walk would take this much effort?
You’ve been waiting all day for this one.
This was harder than I make it look.
We’re all looking pretty, here.
I hope you like selfies, because I’m sure there’ll be more.
Chilling at San Diego Zoo.
Some creatures, both familiar and less so, found at Zealandia Sanctuary. Zealandia is pretty cool, they’re working on restoring a large area of forest back to it’s original state.
Fun fact: Tuatara look like lizards, but are not. They’re the last remaining species on their evolutionary branch. Their common ancestor with modern lizards lived 200m years ago.
I was lazy about booking hotels in Wellington, so we had to travel north to find accommodation for the weekend.
My laziness paid off.
It’s been 20 years or so since I last visited a zoo, so this was nearly as new an experience for me as it was for Liadan.
Except for the Butterfly House. That was exactly the same as I remembered.
Lemur Feeding Warning
Lemur on the ground
Lemur in a tree
Lady White Cheeked Gibbon
Dude White Cheeked Gibbon
Colobus Monkey chillaxing
A primate who’s name I don’t remember
Babby Elephant falls over
Babby Elephant hides
Sumatran Tiger on the prowl
Meerkats hide from the rain
Meerkat keeps an eye on things