I just LOVE the South African wildlife!!
My first memories of rhino’s are when I’m about 10 or 11 years old at the Botsalano Game reserve in the North West Province, South Africa. We were walking in the veldt with game rangers and we had to stay wind up in order for us to go closer to the rhino’s. A rhino cannot […]
My lovely sister in law loves giraffes and I have written a post about them before. You can find it here. You can find giraffes in groups or on their own. Older bulls usually stay on their own. Hope you enjoy the pictures! Please remember to visit this website for more information. Please do join me on this […]
The impala is a small antelope. You will find plenty of them in game reserves. Some of these pictures were taken in the early morning and I think they look amazing!
A springbok is s a medium-sized brown and white antelope. It is very fast and can reach speeds of up to 100km/h (62 mph) it can jump very high 4m (13 feet) through the air. Spring – translated is jump and bok translated is goat. The springbok is South Africa’s national animal and also the name […]
An elephant is amazing Majestic and powerful! They also have emotions and have been known to “cry”. I love seeing these amazing creatures. Please remember to visit this website for more information. Please do join me on this adventure. Click here for more blogs taking part in this challenge For a full list of posts in this series […]
My favourite animal is a zebra. I love horses and a zebra is a horse in pj’s am I right? Every zebra’s stripes are different. Just like a fingerprint. The sound that a zebra makes is what I associate with savannah and the African bush. I’d like to share some of our best zebra photo’s […]
This is Part 3 of our visit to Pilanesberg Game reserve. This last post is just photos of the wonderful animals that we have here in Africa. Enjoy! For a full list of posts in this series please click here. Please remember to visit this website for more information. Please do join me on this adventure. Click here […]
Welcome to part 2. In my previous post I related how we arrived at Pilanesberg and about a close encounter with an elephant. So after breakfast we decided to go on a game drive. For a full list of posts in this series please click here. Please remember to visit this website for more information. Please do join […]
In 2014 my sister, Karin, brother, Hawie, sister in law, Lindsay and I went to Pilanesberg Game Reserve. It is close to Sun City in the North West Province. Lindsay is American and we wanted to introduce her to South Africa. We stayed in Safari Tents at the Manyane Camp. The first evening we arrived there […]