Monthly Archives: February 2013

Who is the real King of Beasts?

Our last afternoon/evening game drive turned out to be one of the most entertaining.  It is best described by my friend and travel companion Augie, who was in the Land Rover with me, my sister and his wife Teresa for … Continue reading

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Savanna Lodge, Sabi Sand Game Reserve, South Africa

Our last two days at Savanna Lodge were just as successful in animal spotting as our first two.  We had mostly good weather, some clouds, one clear blue afternoon and only one game drive with rain.  To our delight, nearly … Continue reading

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One Fabulous Day, or, Close Encounters with The Big Five

Wake-up call was at 5 am.  Even though we are on vacation, that does not mean we can sleep in.  There is no late sleeping if you want to see wildlife, active in the cooler mornings and late afternoons just … Continue reading

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Into The Wild (all inclusive)

My favorite camp from our first trip to Africa was a mobile tent camp.  We were out in the wild with no electricity and no running water, and we had a blast.  This time, at Savanna Lodge, we do have … Continue reading

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Are We There Yet?

The planning, preparation, and the actual vacation are the fun part, getting there is not.  This is the third time I have traveled from Washington DC to Johannesburg, South Africa on South African Airways, and it doesn’t get any easier. … Continue reading

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Blogs, the new postcards.

I still send postcards to a few people, but it is easier to post photos and stories to a blog for everyone to access, plus the photos are my own and the stories only have to be written once. With … Continue reading

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