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Another side of South Africa

The sun had not yet peaked over the horizon when we pulled our tired souls from the comfort of warm sheets. Today we planned to hit Pilanesberg early in hopes of some morning glimpses at the more nocturnal wildlife finishing their evening’s excursions. The air was cold and our eyes were heavy. Small doses of…
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Kissed by a Rhino!

What a great day today visiting Pilanesberg National Park! We awoke to the sounds of the adida as they perched overhead outside of AfricaSky Guest House in Johannesburg. It was a cool morning and the sun broke the cloudless sky with a wash of bright blue. The group we have out now is from a…
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wild elephant in Kruger National Park, South Africa

An Amazing Day in Tembe

What an amazing day it was today in Tembe Elephant Park! Our wonderful group has been out with us for about a week and has been having a great trip. Today was spent in and around Tembe with some VERY close encounters with elephant, observing and learning the process of making local ilala palm wine,…
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A beautiful day in Tembe – Joy Resor Safari

We started off with an early-morning game drive in Tembe Elephant Park (always one of our favorite places)! We enjoyed fantastic sightings of a herd of buffalo, scores of elephant, and some really cool birds! We then decided to explore the Tembe area. This included a stop in a remote area close to Tembe Elephant…
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Wildlife, Boats, and the Indian Ocean – Joy Resor Safari

We sat down for breakfast at 8am before heading off to St. Lucia! On our way to the gate from our accommodations in Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Game Reserve, we had some very up close and personal sightings. Joy was over the moon again, and Andrew (her son who has now joined us on the tour) also enjoyed every…
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For the love of lions! – Joy Resor Safari

The morning started off bright and early as we entered the pilanesberg gate at 6am. An amazing sunrise greeted us with displays of lilac, teal, and deep orange fading into a turquoise sky! Although game was scarce to start off, we finally found some zebra and a herd of wildebeest. On one of the loop…
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