We started the day by going on the Kilimanjaro Safari; a drive through the African savannah.
Here are some of my favorites of the animals we saw:
From Africa, we walked to Asia, where my sister peer pressured me into going on Expedition Everest, a roller coaster.
I'm a bit of a wimp so it was totally not my thing. To console myself afterwards, I stopped at this fun little stand:
An "exporter of specialty teas!" We ended up getting three different types of iced tea to share:
After the recuperative tea break, we went to the Maharajah jungle trek, where we saw tigers
and exotic birds, to name a few of the animals along that walking trek.
From Asia we walked to Dino-land, U.S.A
Before walking back through Discovery Island, where the symbol of the park, the huge Tree of Life.
Before leaving the park, I stopped and got us a Mickey Mouse shaped pretzel. I loved finding Mickey themed things everywhere!