Tag Archive: wildlife

Noisy tourists spotted in KZN game reserve

Sometimes we go to a game park and see ‘nothing.’ Just the old elephant bull and his eyes that seem to penetrate our dark souls, reading us like we’re a page in his… Continue reading

Mom and kids gone wild in Liwonde

You’re home alone with the kids. Do you stay home or do you pack a bag and go somewhere you’ve never been before?

Beautiful Namibia

I took 600 pictures a day! Over every hill, around every corner, boulder, canyon and path – there was something different, something strange and something baron but beautiful. Driving the dusty roads of… Continue reading

Spotting Springbok in Etosha Salt Pan

We rolled into the park, armed with binoculars, camera’s and chips to keep the kids quiet! Within 100 metres of entering Etosha Park, there seemed to be a steady flow of elephants, zebra… Continue reading

Camping with snowsuits in Namibia

We just winged it! It’s probably not the best way to approach a holiday in the desert with a 4 and 6 year old and during the peak tourism season. But that’s how… Continue reading

Drama unfolding in Majete

A breeze picks up. It sways the ‘out of reach’ canopy of green, rustling the leaves and taunting the animals below. Sporadic black clouds puff about, promising big rain but dropping nothing. The… Continue reading

PROTECT

“There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest.” – Elie Wiesel  

White Lion

“I am an African, not because I was born in Africa but because Africa is born in me.’ – Kwame Nkrumah  

The begining of the end?

We drove in silence. Talking wasn’t necessary anymore. We shared the same thoughts; the same thoughts as many others who turn down the long road that cuts through the Mozambican bush to Maputo.… Continue reading