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00 Feature Animals at the waterhole Kruger Safaris September 2021 Highlights
Kruger Safaris September 2021 Highlights
October 4, 2021 by Dianne Kokkonidis

September is a fantastic time to go on a Kruger safari. It's the end of the dry season and just before the rainy season. The days are beautifully sunny and warm with temperatures ranging between 22°C and 30°C and there are wonderful wildlife sightings to be had. This year, we found a hyena den we returned to time and again, spotted a honey badger, witnessed a leopard making a kill and saw lions mating.

00 Feature Kruger Safaris August 2021 Highlights Wild dog pup
Kruger Safaris August 2021 Highlights
September 6, 2021 by Dianne Kokkonidis

August is the month African wild dog pups make their first appearance after the winter denning season, but the chances of spotting pups are slim. This year, we discovered a den site and were able to spend a great deal of time watching the wild dog pups explore their surroundings. And August had even more surprises for us in store ...

00 Feature Six Things I Learned About Life from Going on a Kruger Safari
Six things I learned about life from going on a Kruger safari
August 19, 2021 by Dianne Kokkonidis

I learned a lot on my Kruger safari. I'm not talking about the obvious insights into wildlife and how important it is to preserve sanctuaries like the Kruger National Park for future generations. That's par for the course. I'm talking about rediscovering your inner child, meeting people who love what they do and why you'll be showered with love if you wear a German army parka to Kruger.

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Kruger Safaris July 2021 Highlights
August 2, 2021 by Dianne Kokkonidis

What does the South African version of a winter wonderland look like? For us, it's Kruger National Park in July. As the winter season wears on, more and more animals gather at rivers and waterholes to drink. Lion and hyena cubs, hippo, elephant, buffalo and rhino calves and a honey badger on a night raid count amongst our favourite sightings from our July 2021 Kruger safaris.

00 Feature Kruger Safaris June 2021 Highlights
Kruger Safaris June 2021 Highlights
July 6, 2021 by Dianne Kokkonidis

Winter is generally one of the best times to go on safari in Kruger. And this year was no exception! The days were sunny and warm, the dry bush made it easy to spot game and the wildlife was prolific. Big Five, wild dog, cheetah and lion cub sightings were just some of the highlights from our June 2021 Kruger safaris.

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6 Reasons to Honeymoon in South Africa
January 30, 2020 by Dianne Kokkonidis

Amazing outdoor adventure, one of the most beautiful cities in the world, long stretches of untouched, sandy beaches, breathtaking scenery, Big Five safaris and luxury on a budget are just six reasons that make South Africa a wonderful destination for honeymooners.

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Another Kruger Secret: The Manyeleti Game Reserve
November 1, 2019 by Onne Vegter

The Manyeleti Game Reserve is one of the lesser known game reserves that form part of the greater Kruger Park. But how does the Manyeleti compare to its more famous neighbours like the Sabi Sand? Let's find out!

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"Best Ever Kruger Tour"
August 23, 2019 by Dianne Kokkonidis

"Best Ever Kruger Tour" - this is the title of just one of the many amazing reviews we've received from our guests on platforms like TripAdvisor. In this blog we share a couple of our favourite highlights with you from recent reviews left by guests. And we end off with a superbly edited music video by "Ham Fam".

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Kruger Secrets: The Best Month to Visit
November 24, 2017 by Onne

Everyone always says the dry season (June to September) is the best time of year to visit the Kruger National Park in South Africa. And that is mostly true, but let me share a secret with you. Please don't tell anyone else. The best month to visit Kruger is...

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Sizing Up - 5 Days of Pure Kruger vs Kruger/Private Reserve Combo
November 9, 2017 by Alison

We're often asked which is the best option to go for - uninterrupted Kruger Magic (Kruger National Park is the jewel of Southern Africa's national parks) - or absolute luxury at a private safari lodge at one of the reserves adjoining Kruger? Well, let's look at some of the finer points ...

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7 Best Ways to "Do" Kruger
February 22, 2017 by Alison

There's no contest that Kruger National Park is the top safari destination in Southern Africa. If it's not right up there on your bucket list, it should be! But what are the best ways of experiencing this wildlife wonderland?

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Seasons of Kruger
November 12, 2016 by Briony Chisholm

We break down the seasons in the Kruger National Park so you can choose the best time to go on your Kruger Safari.

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Lions Almost Scare the Spots Off a Leopard - and Steal its Kill!
August 17, 2016 by Alison

One of our guides managed to capture some incredible film and video footage recently on safari in the Kruger National Park - a leopard made a successful kill which was unceremoniously 'stolen' by lion, leaving the leopard hungry and frustrated - but lucky to escape with its life.

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20 Funniest guest questions on safari
November 20, 2014 by Onne

We love our guests and I've always been taught there is no such thing as a silly question. If you're ever in doubt - don't think, just ask that question! After all, you might learn something new. And you may also feature in our "20 Funniest Guest Questions on Safari" blog post!

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The Most Important Secret to a Great Safari - part 2
November 14, 2014 by Onne

If you read part 1 of this two part blog post, you will know by now what the most important secret is to a great safari experience. There are other factors of course that determine the quality of a safari, but let's continue with this key ingredient and see why it makes such a difference.

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The Most Important Secret to a Great Safari - part 1
November 6, 2014 by Onne

There are many ingredients to a great African safari experience, but one factor in particular stands above the rest as the most important secret. Can you guess what it is? What is the one thing that will make or break the success of your safari?

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Pairing Southern Africa's Top Safari Destinations
June 25, 2014 by Landia

When you're planning on flying to Southern Africa for a safari adventure, it helps to know which top destinations can be easily combined. Several of the best safari highlights of the region lie within easy reach of one another, making for a diverse African experience within a manageable timeframe and budget.

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Kruger Park or Sabi Sand?
March 12, 2014 by Onne

Which is better - a safari in the Kruger National Park or in the Sabi Sand Game Reserve? What's the difference between the two? And what are the pros and cons of each? I've done both types of safaris many times, so let's take a closer look.