Makalali Private Game Lodge

PO Box 809, Hoedspruit, Limpopo, South Africa | 4 star lodge
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A travel blog entry by makaylaandjo


22nd jan 2013 Tuesday We started off our day a little earlier than what we planned, see we were originally supposed to get up at 7 (Africa time) but instead Aunty Jo forgot to turn her phone back two hours so we ended up getting up at 7 o'clock Mauritius time which is 5 joburg time! Argh we lost two hours of sleep. We did try go back to sleep but I …

Africa on Foot - Need I Say More?

A travel blog entry by rickandluann


... created a noise something like Rice Crispies which the guide said was termites hitting their heads on the top of the tunnels to warn of danger. The real danger is that natives use the termite mounds to make a special “mud” to cover the walls of their houses – make a note; it dries like concrete and can last 10 years.

As some things never change, we were out ...

Kruger - Naledi Enkoveni - Day 3

A travel blog entry by zoeblakemore

... drive (Shaun & Sipho) - Private game drive! - Kuzu (pregnant female black rhino), Limpi and cubs with Impala kill, elephants in bush, trumpeting, very close encounter with 3 bull elephants Dinner - Curried pumpkin soup, Rack of lamb with garlic mash and veggies, baked Alaska, Spier Sauvignon and Chenin ...

Week five - The Cheetah Project

A travel blog entry by courtneypeters

... the babies too :) when we got back I went around and had animal time so I hung out with the mongoose & meerkat, warthogs, coco pops and of course tipsy! I'm really going to miss him, he's just warmed up to me this last week! He would often come over to play with me! Then after muffin break I went on carnivore feed to feed the cheetahs, leopards, and lions again. Tons of fun and It was a different staff member so it was great hearing the stories through someone else. I then ...

Jumping in the deep end with a rhino 20m away

A travel blog entry by chloeder


... said giraffe. Two hours later and we can do 5 different species! After lunch I'm one of the first to identify honey badger tracks (very proud, yes!), I have to admit I used my book...

It's a particularly long day which is filled with amazing information and I find myself loving learning in this amazing environment, it beats a classroom any day!


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This 4 star lodge, located on PO Box 809, Hoedspruit, is near Transfrontiers Wildlife Walking Safaris.
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