Jock Safari Lodge
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... our front yard, stopping to eat bark and leaves, he was in 7th heaven !!!
There was also a Bushbuck in our front yard who was in the bushes but quietly moved out when the elephants moved closer – then it appeared just below our balcony and stared up at us, realised that it was not in danger and continued eating.
He was so busy watching the activity and I was doing the blog – I realised that it ...
... crossed the road - BINGO !! Happy snaps taken and another animal checked off the list.
I remarked how ugly they were and asked if they were part of the pig family – Wanted said yes they were. Doug said that they had put him off bacon for life !!
On we drove, past a couple of Impala, and to a fork in the road we had been down earlier before we turned back to help track the lions … and there they were, off to the ...
A little further on, we stopped to watch about a dozen or more baboons of varying sizes from a large male through to a baby … some were sitting on the ground eating and some were climbing trees. They were not friendly like the ones at Cape Horn as people at the Cape feed them or are silly enough to eat food in front of them and have that food snatched away - great targets for hungry Baboons …
Further on we came across ...
... webs, these spiders spend seven years digging a hole in the ground, which they will live in for the rest of their lives - up to 35 years. The hole can go about a foot or.so into the.ground and expands into a.slightly larger dwelling underground. The holes are lined with a material they secrete (the name of which escapes me), and when they are home, they weave a little web closure over the hole. It is very interesting to.see and I'll post some pics of it when I can. To get ...
Hi Everyone! Thanks.for.all your.comments! I'm glad you're enjoying the blog. I'm having fun Shari g some of the experiences in having here. After our orientation last week, we started our volunteer duties this week. Some stuff is the.regular.day to.day stuff such as cooking and.cleaning, vehicle maintenance checks before each drive, predator and prey counts marking location and GPS.coordinates, and deserve work where we might clear.away thorny branches from roadside trees, ...