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Unexpected surprise

On one of my night drives, I had guests from one of the other lodges that spent a night at river lodge. At the other lodge they had already seen 4 of the big 5 – lion, leopard, buffalo and elephant. So I knew I had to try find rhino and something rare. I went...
Why is the rhino so special?

Why is the rhino so special?

Rhinos are part of a very complex family. There are five different species. The white rhino The black rhino The Sumatran rhino The Indian rhino The Javan rhino The biggest problem is that rhinos cannot breed like antelope. The reason for that is because their...

Commotion at the Klaserie

The Klaserie River is low now due to low rainfall and that enables us to view the hippos nicely. This afternoon we got them sleeping on the sandbank just out side the water. While watching the hippos, we saw a Pied Kingfisher trying to get his last fish before the sun...

Relaxing and fulfilling

It was a very beautiful day when we started our afternoon game drive. I had shown my guests the infamous “big five”; hence some drives are just magic. We were going to find whatever would come our way. We did our general game and we were lucky to find a few...

A night full of surprises

It all started one afternoon at 4:00pm in our search for elephants. On our way to the area, we came across a herd of buffalo at one of the watering holes having a refreshing afternoon drink to get ready for the night ahead. After viewing them for a good 20 minutes, we...

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