The experience of a lifetime

The experience of a lifetime

This evening started off quite cold and we did not expect to see much. It was an overcast evening and it got dark earlier than usual so we stopped for some drinks. Just as we were about to pack up the drinks we heard the call of a Leopard in the area. I asked the...

Collective Nouns

From childhood we learn about collective nouns for animals, for instance, a herd of cattle, a flock of birds, a gaggle of geese etc. But have you ever wondered what a group of hippos, or giraffes are called? Here are some interesting ones: A Dazzle of Zebra A Journey...

Lion vs Waterbuck

Our journey began on an afternoon drive. It started off a little quiet so we decided to have a drinks break in a beautiful open plains area where the sun sets over the mountains. While chatting with the guests, we hear something and ask everyone to keep quiet. As we...

An adrenalin rush

It was a crisp Sunday morning when my tracker, our guests and I set out on our morning game drive. The previous day the guests mentioned their interest in the cheetahs that have recently been released into the reserve. So, we set off on our “mission”. As we ventured...

Scariest animals of them all.

This short story is one that will give you an idea of what animals think of us and how they react to us in different situations. We set off on our morning safari, our aim being to find our Moria pride of lions who occupy a large territory in the South-eastern and...

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