Elephant behaviour delights the experts as well as the tourists. Sometimes they seem almost human so we can really relate to them. These photos were all taken by Micol Farina, a talented artist as well as a highly educated zoologist who oversees the management of the Essential Destinations properties in Tanzania.
Even the tiniest baby is always protected by the entire herd, who will put themselves between the youngster and any perceived danger.
Elephants grazing together peacefully.
Elephants drinking in the Great Ruaha River.