The Masai are semi-nomadic people and reside in Tanzania and Kenya. We saw them herding their cows and other animals and working the land.

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Some Masai would appear at tourists locations, such as the one below, hoping to make some money as tourists would want to photograph them in their native outfits.

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We visited a Masai village and watched the men do jumping contests. The highest jumper is considered the most desirable man.

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The women made and wore beautifully crafted jewelry.

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I just wanted to brush the flies off the children’s faces but the children did not seem to mind them.

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