When you come to Africa to meet the rugged wilderness, traditional culture and entertainment may well be on your wish list. Hoyo Hoyo is a safari lodge that offers a wonderful measure of traditional culture and enchantment, in tandem with a Big Five safari in the Kruger National Park.
‘An authentic bush experience since 1964’, is what the fabulous Notten’s Bush Camp is all about. Notten’s holds rank as one of South Africa’s very frist private game lodges, rubbing shoulders with the great pioneers of private safaris in South Africa. It has pride of place in the Sabi Sand Reserve, a region well endowed … Continue reading “Never Mind the Hairdryer: the Delights of the No-Electricity Safari at Notten’s Bush Camp”
One of my most fondly remembered South African safari experiences was a silver moonrise in the Groot Marico. Another was seeing a big Sabi Sand sky aflutter with Blue Waxbills. In the Manyeleti, a highlight was watching my all-time largest pride of lion, reclining well fed and lethargic on a charred piece of earth etched stark and black … Continue reading “So What’s the Game Plan? A Typical Day on Safari in South Africa”