Pine Lake Resort
Travel Blogs from White River
... full of lush bushes and typical flat African trees, and watching out for funny signs that say warning hippos or warning warthogs. I didn't feel as guilty eating meat here as I did in Thailand because the cows get stunning green grass and Acres and Acres of land. When we arrived in Barberton we went to the tourist information centre and I met a 5 year old called Quesnachi and we played with his toy cars. I was listening to the ...
... a time. The driver showed us some hotels in Zambia—we walked around a lovely one called the Royal Livingstone. Then off to the Livingstone airport where we waited for our flight to South Africa. The plane was a prop plane—about 30 seater. We were met at the Nelspruit airport by a driver who drove us for 45 min—to the WRONG hotel! (Peter’s Bridge—we were supposed to be at CASTER bridge!) He had ...
... for mates 100 yards from the camp. I will continue this entry when I can but just now I have to go.... more to see and excitement on every side!
Well where to begin.... today we saw the lionesses and they had pulled! two lions but one was exceedingly grumpy with evil eyes. he threatened us by roaring... then getting ready to spring...SCAREY! Then we found the leopard cubs and mum joined ...
... fish eagles were flying from tree to tree. As we drove nearer to Berg en Daal we drove along one of the secondary roads which had lovely views over the countryside, and here we spotted the largest herd of elephants we have seen to date, a very impressive sight. Plus another first was seeing a black rhino; we have seen white rhino both last year in Kruger and in Swaziland, but never before black rhino.
Berg en ...
... to bed. The people are interesting, the lodge is rustic and one of a kind, the food was unreal and we are in the middle of nowhere! Everything is just as I had imagined it and I am so far removed from the real world that I momentarily completely forget about my fans (you guys) back home. I fall asleep in the bug net to the sounds of the ...
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- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking