Villa Ticino Guest House
Travel Blogs from Sabie
... I went on a 1hr walking safari whilst Carol stayed back. The walking safari is mainly to see the smaller things; grass, flowers, dung, footprints etc. Had a great lunch and then afternoon tea before the game drive at 4:30pm. Saw lion, leopard etc... huge thunderstorms as ...
Sabie (sah-bee) is town west of Kruger Park, known for the surrounding areas amazing natural beauty and scenic overlooks. It's also the place where Art and I met up for a few days of traveling together, as well as a Kruger hiking safari!
Sabie the town isn't very interesting, but there were a few funny moments:
1) at a pancake house, a biker gang (Harley's, leather club jackets, etc.) enter the restaurant and immediately order...tea and ...
... because previous injuries have taught me that I can sleep through sprains but not breaks. About lunchtime I decide I'm taking a spot in the bakkie on Monday and visiting the Dr just to at least be sure nothing is broken. It shouldn't be a major issue as A has to go in to see the Dr himself to get his burns checked to ensure they're healing.
Other than that, I continue to read Narnia, specifically The Horse and his Boy... It would have been perfect to watch a movie but all ...
... of 5 females. I said when I got back that I’m just glad I didn’t hit it and it wasn’t a male. (If I had, the quad and myself would have suffered more damage than the kudu… and males having horns would make the pain that much worse.)
The heat got to me a bit today too. After some orientation, I was dropped of to help F and one of the workers, B, with some fencing. No shade and hot hot hot sun (we think about 40C). I drank, had some sugar lollies ...
... about half a dozen four month old cubs. They were wide awake as it was early morn and watching them at play was priceless. There were several lionesses in the group and one about 11 yr old large lion, looking a bit ragged. The sad fact that the ranger told us was that these cubs will very likely not survive. They looked so beautiful and healthy, we were shocked to hear this. Our ranger told us that the ...
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