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Day 2 Kasane/Chobe to Maun

Time to get to business – this morning is one of our longer drive days from Kasane to Maun. It is a journey that takes us along the edge of the Chobe National Park and then past the Magadikidiki Salt … Continue reading

Posted in f) 19th April 2013 Namibia Nomad on Pumba, Ali | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Day 2 The Masai Mara

Today we had our first major highlight – The Masai Mara!!!! This was the group’s first experience of the African wild. On the way to the Mara we stopped at a Maasai village and were welcomed by the friendly Maasai … Continue reading

Posted in e) 27th Feb 2013 Simba Sounds on Makako, Leanne | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Days 19 & 20 The Masai Mara

We made our way to the final highlight – The Masai Mara. We stopped along the way to do some curio shopping before heading into The Masai Mara National park. The landscape here is breath-taking. The last box we had … Continue reading

Posted in d) 3rd Feb 2013 East Africa Encounter on Sparky, Leanne | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Day 2 The Ngorongoro Crater

We were up and ready early and headed straight for one of the highlights of the trip, the Ngorongoro Crater. After winding up the hills in the truck to town, we met up with the 4×4 vehicles that took us … Continue reading

Posted in d) 3rd Feb 2013 East Africa Encounter on Sparky, Leanne | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Day 25 Ngorogoro Crater

We descended into the Ngorongoro Crater in 4 x 4 safari vehicles for our last day of game drives on the Simba Sounds. It was another amazing day with sightings of elephant, rhino, buffalo, loads of antelope and flamingos. As … Continue reading

Posted in c) 5th June 2011 Simba Sounds on Makako, Anna | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Etosha National Park, Day 57, and 58

Etosha National Park is the best National park in Namibia to see game.  However in the rainy season like anywhere else in Africa, spotting game becomes more of a challenge.  It all comes down to the 2 essentials you need … Continue reading

Posted in a) 14th Nov 2010 Absolute Safari on Shaggy, Denis | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment