Hoedspruit Backpackhers

Address: 110 Giraffe Street, Hoedspruit, Limpopo, 1380, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 110 Giraffe Street, Hoedspruit, is near Transfrontiers Wildlife Walking Safaris.
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Travel Blogs from Hoedspruit

Tanda Tula

A travel blog entry by jennifer.rogers on Jan 25, 2015

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... small male leopard wandering around in an area the trucks don't travel much, so he was a little off put by us. We passed on, and not long after, we heard some elephants, and saw them running... What would a huge heard of elephants be running from??? It turned out a couple of them were going to mate. Our guide, Scotch, said it was the first time he had seen this. Very cool to see. We were not done on this drive, we heard again over the radio that there had been a cheetah sighting, ...

Safari day 2

A travel blog entry by lisaandjames on Aug 13, 2014

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... threatened or overwhelmed. So back to my lion story. We quickly found the lions and followed them on their search for food. All of a sudden our driver took us off road and the fun really began. We were right in the middle of 5 female lions on their hunt for food. It was so exciting between the crazy driving, ducking for branches, running over tress, and oh yeah the lions all around us. They came close to catching food a few times but in the end, no luck. ...

Healthy Bush Living

A travel blog entry by martinedalziel on Jan 23, 2014

38 photos

... would still love to be a chef one day). They enjoyed it a lot!

Time went by so quickly, before I knew it it was almost time to go. Luckily I managed to get my Schengen visa without too much of a hassle, getting an invitation from Portugal cut the deal. Everyone met for a fun lunch together at Salt, just to meet up before leaving.

I lived with Gnarly and Scuub for the last while :) We also had some good dinners ...

Not just another game drive

A travel blog entry by geosan.479 on Dec 16, 2013

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... in one particular spot on the drive. When we would drive up, Johan would rev his engine and this bird would take off, coming towards us, flapping his wings vigorously then all of a sudden, tuck in his wings close to his body and go into a dive and pulling up just short of crashing into us! Johan says it takes a lot of energy for the bird to do this, but he does it more often than not for Johan. John spots some elephant prints so Johan gives John the ...

Back up again

A travel blog entry by hpeier12 on Oct 12, 2013

36 photos

... get ready for the morning Bushwalk. We where greeted by Henry &Dough both armed with Rifle and Pistole , so it probably is gonna be the real thing. The called for the Cheetahs to come along for the walk..... This is the way this works .... since Cheetahs are an endangered Species this 2 male where born in Captivity and are tame while Wild at the same time. They are not fed by the People at the Range the free to roam and hunt ...

Traveler Photos Hoedspruit Backpackhers

Braai is ready
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Resident Bushbaby
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Man & his braai
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Dave's baby
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Tabby & Villiers - up early to see us off
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Men @ work
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Leaving Hoedspruit
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Villiers & Tabby's home, garden & wild space!
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