Lonely Planet Writer

Top wildlife encounters of 2014 in video and images

Close-up of a cape buffalo.
Cape buffalo. Image by Steve Slater / CC BY 2.0

The most popular wildlife encounters of 2014 have been documented with images and video. They include a genet calmly riding the back of a Cape buffalo in Hluhluwe–iMfolozi Park in South Africa, a giant anaconda swimming in South America and a king cobra slithering along a popular Cape Town beach. Read more: news24.com