Jock Safari Lodge
Travel Blogs from Kruger National Park
Kruger is amazing!
First we saw impalas and zebras, then came wildebeest, buffalo, and rhinos. And that was just in the 30km that took us from the Kruger entrance to our lodge.
Arriving at Jock Safari Lodge (www.jocksafarilodge.com) on a Monday scored us two game drives to ourselves as a large group had just cleared out that …
We spent three all inclusive nights at the luxury Jock Safari Lodge right in the middle of the park. We flew on a small aircraft which was a new experience and makes any bumps on a commercial airliner seem tiny. We had six drives with an entertaining ranger called Edgar and met three other couples who were great company. Lots of fantastic wildlife …
... by 6:30am, we saw the sunrise before looking for the elusive leopord. A lass we didnt find one, we did see a hyena but no leopord. Again it was another hot day but this time there was a breeze so it felt better. We planned for a slightly earlier finnish to the day but with a 50km speed limit we didn't leave the park till 5:30PM, 11hrs game viewing a no leopord!!! Oh well, another reason to come back. We just made it to the gate in time to leave and headed to our accommodation, the ...
... eyes. They are so incredibly bright and too numerous to count. It looks like a river of stars gushing down an imaginary stream.
Every night you settle in and have a BBQ and drink. Well it is more you drink and have a BBQ as an after thought. You listen to the soft sounds of nature and breath clean air. Sleep a sound sleep and wake up and do it all again.
Marvelous barely sums it up. Thank you so much to my family for taking me.
... pajamas we went for dinner, on the way down we met the family staying next door to us who also have two little ones basically a year younger that our two, they invite us to join them for dinner.
Their little boy, who I still haven't managed to figure out his name is crazy about Madi and they get on famously, Layla once again only just makes it through dinner before falling sound a sleep after a quick pram lap around the resort. This evenings entrainment is a traditional dance by ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center