Singita Sasakwa Lodge
Travel Blogs from Serengeti National Park
The trip is going well, the only thing we can complain about is the wi fi service which is sporadic at best. We will update the blog whenever possible but this is Africa after all.
After the wedding vow renewal, we were on the road to Ngorongoro Crater. We stayed at the Sopa Lodge which was beautiful on the rim of the crater. So far, all of the hotels and ...
... of the afternoon was when I lured Simon into going long and in his eagerness to get a good catch he managed to take out the annex of a tent and suffered a decent rope burn. As the sunset I was lured out towards the illusive sunset shot and the Canadians promptly found a tree to climb.
After sunset we settled down to dinner and I pull out my thank you gift for letting me join their safari. In my mind nothing says thank you like a couple of bottles of cold coke and ...
Serengeti National Park, as I learned yesterday, is a wonderful place, full of wildlife and animals awaiting discovery. This morning, my Dad announced that he wanted to finally see a true pride of lions. We have encountered at least twenty-five lions thus far, but the largest group of lions we have seen so far was a group of lionesses with their cubs at Masai Mara. Today, we wanted to find a true pride of lions.
The morning safari drive ...
... It blows my mind.
There is no question that the Serengeti is a popular tourism spot though and every once in a while an event can ruin some of the mystique. Surrounded by huge dust and exhaust clouds, we are currently in the middle of one of those moments. Linked through the cell phone network of drivers, the 30 or so trucks currently in the central Serengeti are circling around one spot madly, all after the sight of blood.
... a leaving party/BBQ for our German's, An Ette and Thomas. So when we got back they were gone and there are now just 5 of us in our house. Very sad!
Yesterday I went on another outreach clinic to a hospital in a small mountain village over 3 hours away. We travelled through another National Park and I was hoping I'd see black rhinos but had no luck (we did get another flat though)!
How has this lodge rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center