Makanyane Safari Lodge
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
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We got on the road early as we knew it was a big travelling day. Danny was expecting a few stoppages as the police are often out and about doing vehicle checks during the Christmas time. We did only get stopped once. The road was good once again and we seemed to move along at a good pace. There was a mixture of rich mining towns and shanty towns, and everything between, on the way up. We stopped at Zeerust to grab something for lunch. We have just been getting the sandwiches from the ...
We've had a fantastic time at Makanyane and it was a little sad to leave. But I am looking forward to going home. Though I could certainly get used to having all my meals prepared for me, the cleaning done and the bed turned down!
We've been given a timeframe to return - one of the staff said we have to come back within ...
... river so I sit out there, reading and watching for hippo. I have also been known to head inside for a nap.High tea. As you can imagine, we are quite hungry after all the eating, napping and relaxing so we need to replenish our stores with some cake and iced tea.Game drive. One's wardrobe for the afternoon includes sunhat and scarf, with the jacket, gloves and blanket required ...
... from South Africa and while the grandparents visit often, the daughter had not returned “home” since she was a child. After a very light afternoon tea, we embark on our late afternoon/evening drive. JR is both guide and tracker and he prefers not to carry a rifle. This news is a little disconcerting given the fact that you are warned when entering Madikwe, a 75,000-hectare ...
... were no other animals around. The rhino walked along the edge of the water. It walked slowly, possibly being cautious. It stopped and drank for a short amount of time and then turned and looked around and drank again. It was lovely to watch- I don't think it realised that I was watching it.
It then moved to another part of the wetlands and made itself all ...