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One Woman’s Year Around the World for Wildlife

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to drop everything and take off a year to help endangered wildlife? After the loss of two close relatives in the same year, … 1,212 more words


The Breakfast Run

It’s always a treat to come across Cape Point Reserve baboons and i was lucky to observe a large troop this morning while out for an early morning cycle.     167 more words

Nature Photography

Chewing gum - a human habit?

A couple of weeks ago after returning from a beach hike, I came across this young male baboon ‘hanging out’ in the car park.   As he was on his own, I guess he has just reached maturity and is pushing new boundaries, rather like the adolescent teenager ranging further and further from home.  19 more words

Nature Photography

Mole National Park: Elephants, Thieving Baboons and Relaxing by the Pool

I had been debating for weeks. Should I visit the north again? Would a trip to Mole really be worth it? It was a lot of time and money and the plans were getting more complicated by the minute… but I figured – “The heck with it… let’s make this an adventure!” 1,960 more words

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Travel 2014 - Du Toits Kloof Tunnel and Mountain Pass

The following images were captured at various points along the beautifully scenic Du Toits Kloof Mountain Pass drive and the final one was taken at the Paarl entrance to the Huguenot Tunnel, which is the lower and slightly quicker of the two roads. 322 more words


Are You Pondering What I'm Pondering?

I think so, Brain … but where will we find capri pants to fit the baboons at this time of night?