Bakubung Bush Lodge
Travel Blogs from Pilanesberg National Park
Ahhhhhhh ……. Finally it feels real!! Sitting here at Bakubung Lodge (meaning “people of the hippo”) sipping on a Windhoek Lager (Mikey on a Castle) in their little bungalow bar overlooking the watering hole where there are numerous zebra grazing in the mid afternoon sun and some cheeky monkeys play fighting in the …
Today was the day when we had a game Drive at 5:30am. We were very tired but woke up fully during the drive. It was raining. The most memorable siting on that drive was a baby and mother Giraffe, they were very near by. We then went for breakfast which I really enjoyed. We then went back to our room and played with our presents and generally …
Today was the day we left Gatz Guesthouse. We had breakfast and packed up. We then left for Rustenburg, because we wanted to check it out. When we got Rustenburg, we drove around and looked around the City. We then located a mall and went browsing. I got one of those protective covers for the face of my phone. I then got went to another shop and …
... squash, green beans, and grilled meats – chicken and lamb) set in the outdoor Boma with warm fires burning. It was a wee bit windy so we all got a little smoked. Nonetheless, the food, the evening entertainment – songs sung by the black African staff, the camaraderie of fellow guests was magical.
Monday, 28 December 2014 – The morning comes earlier than expected and we ...
Today we drove to Pilannesburg on our bus, which was about 2ish hours from Joburg. We drove by the Platinum mines where there has been much conflict recently. It was interesting to see them. We got to our resort a bit early so we hung around and waited for check-in. Pumba stopped by to visit! Our first game drive was at 3pm. The first thing ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet