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  • It all gazes out on to a permanent lagoon inhabited by hippos that loll submerged, emitting plumes of water and deep guttural snorts.
  • Hippos must submerge regularly because their skin is thin and virtually hairless and therefore vulnerable to overheating and dehydration.
  • On our last full day of the trip we drove to the Mara River to see the abundant hippos there.
  • We played a series of games including hungry hippos, mini football matches and learning different types of training skills.
  • I can watch hippos for ages, playing their sinister, slow-motion, peek-a-boo game of silently submerging and reappearing.

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