Happy as a child at San Diego Zoo!

Australia? No, San Diego Zoo! In Koalafornia!

San Diego Zoo is proud to host the largest colony of Koala bears outside Autralian territory. I hadn´t been to a zoo in many many years but after reading that San Diego Zoo has a reputation for its very well designed zoo, that hosts more than 650 species, I was convinced I needed to pay it a vistit. Viewing animals is just so soothing. Here are some of the beauties I met during our day at the zoo.

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A not so happy but beautiful Leopard…

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The Meerkat, as funny in real as on “Meerkat manor” (Animal Planet television)

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The big pride of San Diego Zoo – the Giant Panda!

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This guy – Southern Gerenuk from Eastern Africa – completely charmed me…

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A super sweet Capybara family…

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A mighty bear resting out by the water falls…

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Lovely Zebras…

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Spider monkey doing some thinking…

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Troubled Gorialla…

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Small ducks lost in the throng…

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And last but not least, my favourite guy and a species I dream of meeting IRL – the Orangutan. Check out this charming  guy! Adorable!

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About Jenny Trozell

Swedish girl with a passion for travelling, Latin dance and meeting new interesting and fun people :-)

Posted on August 12, 2013, in United States and tagged , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 8 Comments.

  1. how nice this image!

  2. Super sharp, nice images, especially at higher resolution.

  3. I love the zoo too!

  4. I’ve heard so much about that zoo. It’s supposed to be very animal friendly, resembling the animals’ natural habitats:) We’ve planned to visit San Diego one of the days, but I’m not sure that one day will be enough…

    • Yeah, to be a zoo, I think they have done a very good job! I enjoyed it! Actually that was probably what I liked most about SD.

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