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... to the beef kind. Also along the way our drive/lead guide was able to find one of the "small five," a lionant. The other four are the rhino beetle, elephant shrew, leopard tortoise, and buffalo weaver. Thus far we have bagged two of these, the lionant and leopard tortoise.
Next stop, Himba village. The Himba people were once a nomadic people, but they are now confined to villages. Apparently there is some attempt to keep their culture ...
... Being African natives, I had expected them to recognise a fake snake from the real thing… but they didn’t. They jumped up screaming, with their loose breasts jiggling around (!) and ran away!
We arrived at the Cheetah Park where we set up camp. Our hosts were ex-farmers who had experienced a problem with cheetah’s attacking their livestock. As a result, they set up a ...
... less moist. That is also the reason you do
not smell the dung of the desert adapted elephant. The smell of the African
elephant dung is nice sweet and you smell it from long distance. (Enough dung
The desert adapted elephant is bigger than
the Africa elephant also more aggressive. Keep safe distance. There often are
encounters between the locals and these giants of the desert. That is the
reason the elephants are not great friends ...
Poor breakfast hardly any food even at 07:50; no milk. Shame the service and breakfasts were poor as the place itself it great. Packed up and left Epacha at 09:10 Back to Etosha to do the middle section and to drive through the park to our next lodge More game pictures. Excellent. Saw elephant, wildebeest, oryx, giraffe, lots and lots of zebra ! Elephant troop ...
... more kudu and impala :-), but nothing real spectacular (no big five). So after like 50-55 km I did pass again at the lions. They changed position just as the sun did! Now I kept on watching them for almost half an hour, impressive animals they are. 1 of the 4 decided to go for a little walk but came back to the shade after 50 meters. Leaving the lions a second time I drove on and decided to make an extra loop before getting to the exit (Exit - U2). I was gonna spend another ...