Weekly Photo Challenge: Adventure

worldviastandby, hippos, africa, wildlife

Few places on Earth excite like the Nile.  From the Egyptian sands to Africa’s remote core, the Nile has embodied the lure and adventure of the unknown for millennia.  Indeed the quest for its source, hidden in the wilds of Uganda, has captivated explorers and scholars from Ptolemy and Herodotus to Stanley and Dr. Livingstone.  Here two hippos vie for dominance on the banks of the White Nile in northern Uganda; Herodotus would have found his adventurous imagination well pleased.

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