Tulani Safari Lodge
Travel Blogs from Phalaborwa
... on the bridge and had some wonderful bird sightings. We also enjoyed the antics of the baboons on the bridge as they raced past us or some would be brave and stop and take a look at us. We saw some great saddlebill storks and african spoonbill. Somewhere along the drive we also saw the cardinal woodpecker and a golden bunting.
Got to Olifants and we could not check in until around 1:00 so we went and had brunch on the ...
... being overturned if they get angry. At one stage we were a bit close to a mother with a calf. She stopped and looked at us as if saying: if you come closer I will put you upside down as well.
Yesterday we stayed at an unusual place. The hostel is in a place which used to be a game park .The park was not making a profit so they closed it and slowly people moved in to live there . The dangerous animals were moved out and the rest just stayed there. The owner of ...
... the usual suspects (elephants, giraffes, impalas) and had been driving for about an hour and half when we stopped to see a giraffe. I didn't even turn my camera on because I already had plenty of pictures of giraffes. Out of nowhere there is motion 3ft from the truck. This animal just raised up and took off running past the giraffe. We could tell is was a big cat, it wasn't a lion, but that only left a leopard or cheetah. We saw the animal for ...
30APR13 On Tuesday morning we left Bulawayo bright and early to make our way to the boarder. We were actually really lucky with the boarder crossing to South Africa as it only took about an hour (it can take the whole day sometimes!) By lunch time we were back in South Africa and it felt good to be back. I am sad that I am leaving here on the 4th. We got to our camp in the afternoon, set up our tents, and went to swim in the pool that was heated by the ...
... br> Hippos
And a tiny owl (one of the smallest in the world)
I don't think I could go to a zoo any longer.
Seeing wildlife in different countries has been one of the highlights of this round-the-world trip.
Other places to stay in Phalaborwa
Plot 30 - 34, Phalaborwa | Hotelfrom $90