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South African Safaris: Hluhluwe Game Reserve and Kruger National Park

I was lucky enough to spend a few days at Kruger National Park and Hluhluwe Game Reserve in South Africa last month and thought I’d share some of my favorite photos and memories.   946 more words


Wrapping Up My South African Adventure

It’s 4am in upstate New York, and jet lag has reared its ugly head and interrupted my sleep schedule. I am sitting in bed challenged by this blog post, which I know will and should be therapeutic for me, but emotionally I’m not ready and probably never will be. 711 more words

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Part I: The National Quagmire

As a South African I get aroused, as many of my compatriots do, at the mention of our country in any international media outlet, whether the news is good or bad . 1,254 more words

Thabi Poopedi

24th June - On This Day In History


1942 Mick Fleetwood (Fleetwood Mac)


1712 Simon Van Der Stel (Dutch governor of the Cape Colony)

On This Day:

1441 Eton College founded… 11 more words

23rd June - On The Day In History


1963 Colin Montgomerie (golfer)


1995 Jonas Salk (discovered the polio vaccine)

On This Day:

1994 South Africa is readmitted to the UN

Have a good Tuesday, 23rd June


Safari, South Africa

Safari, May 2015
Stayed at the Kapama Buffalo Camp (luxury tents)
Description: Kapama Buffalo Camp is a luxury safari lodge set on 14,000 hectares of ‘Big Five’ country in the Valley of the Olifants, near Kruger National Park. 146 more words

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