Lion Sands Kruger National Park
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... Impala -Elephant -Kudu -Hippos -Crocodiles -Zebras -Vervet monkeys (so close I could touch it if I wanted to) When we arrived back at the lodge it was spa time for my sister, Anya, and I. Mum and dad agreed to let us have a back, neck and shoulder massage each at the lodge's spa which is situated literally in the bush. It is beautiful here and the massage was amazing! Dinner was another one for the books. What made ...
... that Impala operate in matriarchal herds with a few male consorts in a troop of females and when a male becomes a sub-adult he will leave the herd to join a bachelor herd where they aren't particularly aggressive, they just do their Impala thing and walk around eating.
... early evening.
BIG FIVE DAY
Rested and refreshed, we were fourth in line out the gate. Headed for our favorite road that leads to the Numbi Gate. One of the first things we saw was a lion. We had been stopped by a safari drivier who asked if we had seen the LION. Told us to go back and maybe we would see it and sure enough we got a short view before it was lost to sight. Saw some great ...
... Shaw’s Gate. We were lucky enough to see 5 giraffe crossing in front of us, then a monitor, the only one we saw on the trip, lots of impala, and a dozen or more Burchell’s zebras, also the giant plaited lizard and family basking on a rock. The bubbling cassina frogs we never saw but they are loud and have a distinctive and recognisable sound that we heard often.
On the way to Shaw’s Gate my phone ...
... 2 hour drive. Everyone was hoping to see a big cat but sadly despite extending the drive by 20 mins none were found. Elephant, Rhino and Hippo were seen, but the two stars of the night were new mammals to all of us, namely a Porcupine and a African Wildcat. Early on the drive a Nightjar got up from the road, it was a Fiery-necked Nightjar, but no Owls were found. A late night for us all, but another great day.