Tags » Trip Journal


This is one of my favorite trips, we made this journey with another family.

We were on this trip in Dec-09, the travel connections and tips have been updated as of Sep-14. 27 more words


Halfway home

We wrapped up our safari with two last game drives, enjoying the wild dog pups in the evening and finding a mating pair of leopards in the morning. 267 more words

African Safari

Castle Shopping

Putri means princess in Indonesian. Hence, why it was necessary to visit two beautiful, Romanian castles during this roadtrip.
The first castle is PeleČ™ Castle: … 607 more words


Londolozi Game Reserve

Early morning today. We awoke to a knock on the door at 5:30. Off for a quick coffee at the lodge before jumping on the safari jeep and heading off in search of leopards. 428 more words

African Safari

Wellington to Londolozi - travel day

Early day today as Rhino Africa was concerned about the distance to the airport. But, as it was, we got there with plenty of time to spare. 360 more words

African Safari

R and R in Wellington

We took a much need day off today. Slept in, hiked ~10 k in the mountains and spent the afternoon relaxing. We had a wine tasting at the Doolhof vineyard on the property and then relaxed some more. 64 more words

African Safari

Cape Winelands

The land in this area of South Africa is incredibly productive. There are oranges hanging on the trees, calla lilies growing by the roadside and olives groves everywhere. 347 more words

African Safari