Safari snippets

March 19, 2013

DERECK & BEVERLY JOUBERT’S FILM ‘THE LAST LIONS’ WINS 4 SAFTA AWARDS (March 2013)

I watched Dereck and Beverly Joubert’s amazing film ‘The Last Lions’ at a trade showing last year and there wasn’t a dry eye in the house – certainly not mine! […]
March 5, 2013

Wilderness Safaris Launches African Residents Loyalty Programme

At last! Wilderness Safaris, who own or run around 50 safari lodges in Botswana, Namibia, Malawi, Zambia, Kenya, South Africa and now even Congo, plus luxurious North Island in the […]
February 21, 2013

Camping & Glamping is big in 2013

Are you a Camper or Glamper? The former is you, your tent and whatever you bring along to make things more comfortable. The latter is you pretending you’re camping but […]
September 28, 2012

Footprint Quiz

Who made this print in the wet sand at Phinda Private Game Reserve in KZN? That’s what the Head Ranger at Forest Lodge asked me after he heard I had […]
August 8, 2012

Lion in snowflakes

This lion in Joburg zoo was as surprised as everyone when it snowed in all nine South Africa provinces in one day on 8 August 2012.  Photo credit and copyright to […]