Tau Game Lodge

Address: Far northern border of South Africa, Madikwe Game Reserve, North-West South Africa, 1683, South Africa | 4 star lodge
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This 4 star lodge, located on Far northern border of South Africa, Madikwe Game Reserve, is near Rustenburg Nature Reserve.
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      Travel Blogs from Madikwe Game Reserve

      Where the wild things are

      A travel blog entry by rhian_of_oz on Oct 03, 2014

      ... cute or beautiful as these animals are, they are wild and they are killers. The lioness walked around to the back of the car and was only about four metres away. I was alert but figured we were okay as our guide knew where she was. Until he asked where she was! Gordon was sitting in the rearmost seat closest to her and I don't think I've ever seen him so still. It certainly got the adrenaline ...

      Seeing Who Comes to Visit the Waterhole

      A travel blog entry by jcastellan on Jun 26, 2014

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      ... in-between working, as usually I am the only one here and it is so quiet.

      I was the disturbed by a commotion. A baboon had walked towards the waterhole and was chased away by an irritated troop of Banded Mongoose. The mongoose were chasing it and making warning noises. It was a funny sight- a large baboon scared off by much smaller animals. The baboon didn't return this ...

      One Last Adventure in South Africa

      A travel blog entry by geosan.479 on Apr 26, 2014

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      ... us anyway. We share our bottle of cab/sauv with Elrie and JR at the bar and talk a little before our evening repast. It seems that all the adult guests (6 of us) have ordered ostrich for our evening meal. It is splendidly delicious and the wine is superbly smooth. JR spots a pair of rhinoceros drinking at the watering hole so we silently make our way to the water, Adam is the only one who goes ...

      Lots of Special Creatures

      A travel blog entry by jcastellan on Feb 17, 2014

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      ... who existence is threatened by human greed.

      The rhinos were only a few metres or so from the road and were more than happy to continue eating grass as we watched them. They slowly moved along the road and we drove behind them. Then the one with its behind facing us started to move backwards, slowly getting closer to our ...

      Looking for Birds

      A travel blog entry by jcastellan on Jun 19, 2013

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      ... Jackals together. For me this was an unusual site, as I have only seen jackals on their own and not in packs.
      Back on the main road, we drove very slowly, as the rest of the team were spotting many birds in the sickle bushes. In front of us there was a Lilac Breasted Roller with something in its mouth- through our binoculars we saw that it was a scorpion. It was trying to kill it by hitting it on the ground. Finally it killed it and ...