Happy Jackal Guest House

5 Riverside Drive, Colchester, Greater Addo, Eastern Cape, South Africa | Hotel
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My Big Cat (and a Buffalo) diary

A travel blog entry by 210pairsofpants


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Machetes, shotguns and a vegetable garden...

A travel blog entry by 210pairsofpants


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Our destination is the local creche, which ...

The day I gave a lion a manicure at Born Free

A travel blog entry by 210pairsofpants


... pads to show the claws which need trimming. The first one is hard, and as I grip down tightly I have a fleeting realisation that I might not be strong enough to cut through which would be a bit of an embarrassment in front of the whole group. But I push down as hard as I can and with a hearty click, it's done. Phew. A couple more snips and her manicure is complete, Johann kindly allowing me to keep the big claw, an unusual souvenir, but a new treasure. The next step is ...

A Journey of Giraffes & A Crash of Rhinos

A travel blog entry by 210pairsofpants


... from the day's activities, the heat stealing our energy which a cool shower does little to replenish. Early night all round.

Getting Trampled by Elephants

A travel blog entry by justln


... you see in a safari, as they have heavier diets. What makes these elephants so unique is the fact that they are are addicted to citrus. Oranges groves are a natural commodity here in the Addo region, and the Addo elephants became accustom and addicted to the taste of oranges and citrus.

Rangers warn that if you keep citrus in your car, you are surely going to face troubles with the Elephants as they have been known to trample vehicles to get oranges. ...

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    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding