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May 5, 2008

Royal Malewane, Thornybush Reserve

When people mention Royal Malewane, they use the kind of hushed tones often reserved for someone held in high regard. This is because Royal Malewane seems to have effortlessly created […]
May 5, 2008

Lake Kariba, Zimbabwe

“Can you come to Lake Kariba on Thursday for a week?”, said a friendly voice. “I know it’s Monday today but I have space for one more person on my […]
April 25, 2008

Luxury Train, Namibia

The Desert Express from Swakopmund to Windhoek I love the desert. It is perhaps because I was born in the dreaded ‘burbs’ of London, house after house with nobody knowing […]
April 25, 2008

Aquila Game Reserve nr Cape Town

Aquila Private Game Reserve is just under two hours drive north-east of Cape Town and is probably the most visited safari destination within reach of the city. The terrain is […]
March 31, 2008

Hippo Lodge, Kafue National Park, Zambia – The Cherry on the Safari Cake

  Just when I thought life on safari couldn’t get any better, it did. It was my birthday and I was sitting in a bubbling hot spring on the edge […]