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Damara Dik-dik (Madoqua kirkii damarensis)

The Damara Dik-dik (Madoqua kirkii damarensis) occurring in northern and central Namibia is a subspecies of the Kirk’s Dik-dik which is native to East Africa. 107 more words


Staying inspired

I don’t know about you, but it can be hard to stay inspired this time of the year. It’s cold outside. It gets dark really early. 313 more words


African wonder

“Creativity begins in wonder.”
- Maree

The very mention of Africa conjures up images of vast, wild and majestic landscapes and stirs an ancient longing deep within the hearts of most. 162 more words


Crawling among the Cosmos

Crawling among the cosmos next to the side of the road to try and get a good shot of these annual flowers was quite an experience. 117 more words


Common Eland (Taurotragus oryx)

With males weighing more than 900 kg and having a shoulder height of up to 1.8 m, the Common Eland (Taurotragus oryx) is the largest antelope of Africa, only rivaled by its close relative, the Derby’s Eland ( 117 more words


The End of Africa

We took an overnight bus from Zimbabwe to Johannesburg, and I have to say that we were ready to be in South Africa again.  Despite the bad reviews we had heard of Johannesburg, we had a great time in the big city.  670 more words

Southern Africa

Farm Talk - Robin vs Wagtail

WELCOME to my Nature Blog! Here I will share my life on my little piece of African soil, an 8,5ha smallholding situated in Tarlton (Gauteng,South Africa). 388 more words