Sikumi Tree Lodge
Travel Blogs from Hwange
... päässähän oli kuin olikin juuri sellainen lauma kuin opas kertoi. Kyllähän niiden jättämän uran näki näilläkin silmillä, mutta kyllä siitä yksittäisiä jälkiä oli aika vaikea bongata. Ylitettyämme yhden joen lauman jäljillä pääsimme lopulta lähelle otuksia, ja se oli yksi reissun upeimmista kokemuksista tähän asti. Opas vakuutti, että kunhan pysymme hiljaa ja yhdessä porukassa, olemme turvassa, koska leveähuulisarvikuonot eivät ...
... herds trumpeting to each other, it was very surreal! The first part of the tour ends tomorrow in Vic falls, so apart from Garyl, I have to say goodbye to the group and join up with the next leg of the tour that take me to capetown via Botswana and Namibia. So I'm praying I get as lucky as I have with this tour, I got to spend the last 12 days with an amazing bunch of ...
... is now, the saviour of his parents, the switched on entrepeneur. He's planning to open a bottle store with ice cold beer and cokes and a puncture repair stop too. Go Cairo !
We were so encouraged by their efforts that we contributed towards the connection to the grid going right past them. Hopefully next time we see them they'll still be going strong.
Unfortunately the boy's maid Edna was not to ...
... different herds of antelope and squirrels and mongoose. On our final day we were still thirsty for lions. Instead of 2 seperate drives we had 1 for the whole day. We went to one of the other camps in Hwange to learn about the different skulls. We were lucky enough to get to have lunch at a waterhole with 11 different animals, hippo, crocs, ostrich, kudu, giraffe, elephants, wildebeest, ...
... teaching them how to hunt, before reintroducing them to the wild. Lions have really short memories, so once reintroduced, any traces of domesticity is completely erased. The two male lions we walked with today have had constant human interaction, on literally a daily basis since they were born, and are therefore relatively safe. I say "relatively" because we were all issued big sticks at the start of the tour. Not to hit the lions ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking