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Tembe Elephant Park

Tembe Elephant Park : Destinations of South Africa Blog Series

Tembe Elephant Park Due to the limited number of visitors and minimal tourist development, Tembe Elephant Park has a wilderness character found in very few reserves in South Africa. This makes it one of Outdoor Africa’s favorite game reserves! Tembe Elephant Park is situated on the border between South Africa and Mozambique. Approximately five hours…
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Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Game Reserve

Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Game Reserve : Destinations of South Africa Blog Series

Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Game Reserve Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Game Reserve is the oldest game reserve in Africa, and one of the most important game sanctuaries in the world! The reserve is famous for its rhinoceros conservation programme. The Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Game Reserve is situated on the north east coast of South Africa, about three hours drive north west of Durban,…
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Wild Elephants : A Truly Breathtaking Encounter

Wild Elephants : A Truly Breathtaking Encounter For a number of years now, I have been taking safaris out to Southern Africa. To the point, most might say, that I am spoiled by my ability to leave my humble home in the mountains of North Carolina and lose myself in the African bush amongst the…
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As South Africa says Goodbye: Hamba Kahle!

It was time to leave our beloved campsite in Somkhanda Game Reserve. After a short morning reprieve drinking coffee, eating another wonderful breakfast, and listening to the sounds of the bush as we packed our belongings, we piled into the OSVs and made our way to our transfer bus. It was refreshing to soak in…
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Camping In The South African Bush

We woke up in the quaint coastal town of St Lucia to the smell of the Indian Ocean and the rustling of branches as the vervet monkeys made their way across the property. The temperature was perfect for sitting outside to enjoy coffee and breakfast, and the bright patch of green grass surrounded by sub-tropical…
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Our Ancestry Visited

Sleeping in is sometimes the greatest gift, and this morning we all celebrated being able to wake up after the sun had already presented itself in the South African sky. I awoke slightly earlier than the group to enjoy a cup of coffee and a few free moments to blog and catch up with things…
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