Buffalo Ridge Lodge
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Fabrizio stayed here on Dec 21, 2013 during their trip titled: Christmas in South Africa.
... through them fast enough, it's like watching a slowmo movie.) JR left a marker so that other groups could find the cheetahs but we suspect that the cheetahs will move off as soon as they are sufficiently warm because their bellies did not look full. The morning drive ends with a coffee break then another look at the Oryx and more dazzle of zebra. After a very hearty breakfast, I go for a ...
... at 2 in the afternoon (8 pm Botswana time), I listened to more music and ate before trying to get some sleep after 5 hours into the flight. Unfortunately, a very small child relentlessly cried from hours six through ten of the flight, disallowing me from getting sleep.
I watched Argo and was able to sleep a little bit for the last hour or so of the flight. I was excited to get off the plane in ...
Today I took a day off work so that I could go with Paul for his assessment walk. Paul, I and his assessor Megan left the lodge at 6:30am. Just after leaving the lodge we stopped to watch five white rhinos. It was a very nice sight to see so many of them together slowly walking and eating grass.
Fifteen minutes after leaving the lodge Paul parked the Land Cruiser to the side of the road. He then left the park officials know where we were and that we were doing a ...
... to over forty.
One more long drive brought us to Mochudi where we stayed with my friends for a few nights. With a population of 40 000, Mochudi perhaps resembles a sprawling village rather than a town. In my friends' 4x4 we made a short excursion over very bad roads to their small farm where goats are raised. In returning in the dusk by a different route, making a brief off-track detour around an obstacle, we drove over a small sharp stump ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsBuffalo Ridge Lodge Madikwe Game Reserve
Private villas in the nature and swimming pool with bushveld view, great safaris, superb meals and romantic atmosphere at dinner.
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