Peermont Metcourt at Taung
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
Travel Blogs from Kimberley
We boarded our game truck at 4pm. Our driver named Morne told us that because of the wind and likelihood of rain he couldn't promise that we would sight many animals. Within seconds of entering the gates of Pilanesburg however we spotted two black rhinos and from that moment on luck seemed to be with us and shortly after we came upon a herd of elephants with their babies. This was followed by white rhinos, waterbuck, zebra, wildebeest and then came the most ...
Sun city has been an amazing place to stay. Possibly we should have left this beautiful resort until our last destination because it's impossible to believe that anything else will compare as favourably as far as accommodation goes. As I write this I'm lying on the sand at the valley of the waves, a man-made beach with giant wave pool. Zac is floating around the lazy river in between attempting to go down all of the ...
Up at 5am - yikes, it wasn't easy!
We could smell the dead rhino long before we got to it and made sure we weren't downwind of it as we watched the lion trying to chew his way into it for breakfast......mmmmmm, yum!
We were late getting back to the lodge for breakfast as the safari Jeep got a puncture. John was the handyman and helped our tour guide replace it. The rest of us helped by drinking coffee and watching.
A very decent breakfast ...
After months of saving the day has finally arrived ,Bhanga Nek here we come.But first the horrific Johannesburg traffic to pick up the bait from all out angling in Centurion.Just a quick reminder of why i hate the city so much.Now why would i go back to Rustenburg i am already half way to Vanderbijlpark.might as well head straight ...
... bird, the white quilled bustard.
As usual, we stayed too long and as a result had to get a bit of a move on. We wanted to be at our next destination, Madikwe Game Reserve, by 3pm. We followed the long straight road towards Gabarone and entered the reserve. The roads were poor and it was hard going. We did have a sneak peek at some zebras and elephants en route though. Eventually we arrived at ...