Uris Safari Lodge
Travel Blogs from Etosha National Park
... special, there are only 85 in the 22,000 km2 park! Within the park is the 2nd largest salt flat in the world! It was very impressive. Some log is present; catfish and turtles turn to a semi coma state during the dry season when all the waters gone! We ended up sleeping in a lay-by tonight to save dollar. There wasn't any traffic all night though and when the sun went down at 6:00pm and the stars came out it was still ...
... me in their room. So here I was locked in!!!! I bellowed out the window but of course no one was around. Then I spotted this guy. I shouted to him to please go and call my sister Joy who was watching the rugby as I was locked in! ( wonder what he thought) Well done SA!! You played a fantastic game and all us loyal supporters in Etosha loved seeing you give the World 15 a beating! So till the next installment Love and miss youxxxxx
... were actually further back. As we realised our funny mistake a herd of zebras walked past and then all of a sudden, the lions were up! We thought we might be invited to a zebra BBQ but the lions mustn't of been of hungry as they slowly retreated. No kill but still very cool to watch them contemplate their dinner. Lucky for those lion rocks otherwise we would of missed all of the wild action :) Heading from the lions to our camp we saw lots of other animals: hartebeest, wildebeest, ...
... a huge Camel Thorn tree with a massive social weaver colony. We were able to witness a young Oryx kindergarten. There were half a dozen young oryx walking single file with an older oryx male trailing behind them. It was like seeing a daycare group out walking on a mini-excursion all in a line. So adorable!
We saw a solitary male African Elephant bathed in lime, therefore looking whiter than the elephants we saw in Botswana. These elephants have ...
... be patient"
We were waiting and we were trying to be patient !!!!
We went off onto a side track with the guide shining an infra red lamp into the distance.
All of a sudden, something appeared from the darkness.
A male lion, with his huge mane ruffling in the wind.
We were all aghast !!
The lion just walked right in front of out jeep and off into the distance.
It never blinked a eye lid !!!
Then, we spotted a huge black ...
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