Mabula Game Lodge
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- Free parking
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This week was spent, due to the grade ten exams, on year 9 camp. Grade 9 camp, for Saints, is a three week stay at Kamoka Bush School, which is run by Saints, doing activities and challenges with the overall goal of completing a qualification. We travelled to this camp with the grade 9's. Hopping on a bus, having donned the Saints tracksuit, with 70 other boys, all with unknown faces, was daunting. Despite what I'm sure was beautful scenery out ...
Took our leave of Khama Rhino Reserve and made our way back to SA via Parrs Holt border post where we had a very easy transit, with exceptionally friendly and humorous customs officials on both sides. The road between Lephalale ( Elisrus) and Vaalwater was the most potholed one we have ever been on and looked like ...
... and we made Khama Rhino Reserve with time to spare. If Mac hadn't already paid for the bungalow which we were sharing ( school holidays had begun and there was very little available accommodation) we could easily have pressed on and stayed in one of the new hotels in either Palapye or Mahalapye. The bug allow ( quite an apt autocorrect by my iPad) was very basic, the 2 bedrooms? only separated by a 2 meter dividing wall( the ones ...
... 2 remaining vehicles had to do the same.The urge to turn around and go back was overwhelming but totally improbable so through the water it was. Mac who was new to all this went next and finally it was our turn,Pete very confident and silently enjoying himself; me with eyes closed,jaw clenched,fervently praying while tightly clutching on to the bar in front of me. It was over in a flash and we were safely on the other side "whew, take a deep breath ......Well done our knights in ...
... goodbye to the herd and drove off to locate one last surprise animal
before heading home. Jacques has the signals for all the collared
animals on the reserve and after a bit of searching he slowed down
and pointed to a tree. There lounging in the shade were the two
cheetah brothers that call Mabula home! They were far from the road
and took no notice or care of our presence. We watched them for a few
minutes and then headed home – ready to get out of the heat