Elephant's Nest Guest Lodge

Oorwinning Street 874/19, Graskop, Mpumalanga, 1270, South Africa | Hotel
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This hotel is located on Oorwinning Street 874/19, Graskop.
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Travel Blogs from Graskop

Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre

A travel blog entry by annandjohnmoon on Feb 24, 2014

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... survived poaching but are so severely injured that their horns cannot re-grow, hence a metal plate has been fitted where the horn was removed? It is hoped they will eventually be returned to the wild. On through the Cheetah pens, with the unusual 2 King Cheetahs (only 57 in the world) and the male Cheetahs. The female Cheetahs are kept in separate pens as they would fight both with males or other females. We then drove into a compound where a female and 2 well grown young were ...

Touring around Mpumalanga from Graskop

A travel blog entry by annandjohnmoon on Feb 22, 2014

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... curios stalls, and with by UK standards a nominal entrance fee. With the river and falls in full flow it was a magnificent site and a geological masterpiece. Plenty of photos were taken with Mike, of course, making full use of his camera's capabilities of different exposures and shutter speeds. I managed some birding as well finding a very smart looking Cinnamon-breasted Bunting singing and showing well - another lifer for me. Back ...

I kissed the rain down in Africa...

A travel blog entry by mickruddy on Jul 04, 2013

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... Dutch girls (Froukje and Marianne), the driver/tour guide (Andrew) and myself. At first I was worried as I thought the group was to small but it ended up being so nice to relax and just hang out with good people...not to mention see some of the most amazing wildlife in the world! Our first day consisted of a 5/6 hour drive to the Kruger national park stopping to grab some supplies along the way and then in the afternoon we went off to a rehabilitation centre for ...

Day One - The Tour Begins

A travel blog entry by tofor85 on Jul 28, 2012

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... Canyon, the worlds largest Green Canyon. We stopped at Gods Window lookout, and also hiked on a rainforest track to some other viewing points, enjoying some spectacular views.

Our accomodation for the night was in Graskop, on the embankment of a cliff face. Here, was home to a crazy attraction called 'The Big Swing'. Their motto here was 'Conquer your Fears' or otherwise translated into 'Risk Dying.' Nat and I enjoyed watching some stranger participate. It ...

Blyde River Canyon

A travel blog entry by andreatravels on Sep 19, 2011

1 comment, 55 photos

... were somehow made from elephant dung.

Heidi was glued to her phone most of the day, but all she would tell us is that God's Window was closed, and we would go there at the end of the day in the hopes that it would open. Finally we couldn't wait any longer and we rode the bus to the parking lot for God's Window. God's Window turns out to be a popular viewpoint at the southern end of the canyon. It ...