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Travel Blogs from Phalaborwa
... the water was freezing. Today the temperature was about 32 degrees. We had a late lunch at Doug and Riana's and then set out for a drive about 3.30. First we went to a hide where we saw a small herd of elephants nearby and one was angry and was trumpeting loudly. At the hide we saw a variety of birds. On the road again, to check out some of the waterholes in the vicinity. On a rock, high on a ridge, Doug spotted ...
... the car and they burst out laughing it
was only a dark colored cow with horns, but I was still trilled. Later we saw goat. The trip just got better and better, it was
already worth it!!
The hotel was truly spectacular it had putt putt, tennis,
pool, basketball, ping pong and more. It was also jaw dropping when we saw the
monkeys 3 feet away!! After jack and I
played mini golf and had supper.
... by the river. From the road to Tshokwane picnic site were zebra, wildebeest and buffalo. Passing by Muntshe, an isolated mountain, there were several lone elephants in thick grass. Elephants eat grass and branches and tree bark. Now, in the summer, their diet is predominantly grass as it is thick and plentiful. In the winter they rely more heavily on branches and bark; much destruction is caused as elephants tend to push over trees in their path. ...
Dinner was an outdoor Braai by the fire. Great food, including steaks, great dessert and a great fire made a fun evening. The drunk bachelors who have even with us all the way also had a great (loud) time.
"You shouldn't be standing there"' a man said from behind his half open car door window. "Last year a ranger was taken by a Cheetah right were your are stranding". Hmm better get back into the car then.
The town of Nelspruit is only about 35km from Kruger National Park. Some interesting facts about this place that it is as large as Holland –roughly 380 km long by 100 km wide. If you were to travel all the roads would only see about ...
Other places to stay in Phalaborwa
Plot 30-32 Silonque East Nature Reserve, Phalaborwa | Hotelfrom $90