Post Tagged with: "safari"

/ Mar 2, 2017 4:54 PM

Safari DO’s and DON’Ts | South Africa

Last night on #TravelChatSA we talked all about Wildlife. Apart from sharing an amazing wildlife photography (recap here), stories & experiences – we did discussed what to do and what not to do while on Safari. Let’s don’t be ignorant! Below list of DO’s & DONT’s : A3: No loud voices/music/shouting/ kids when on a drive or self driving ? #TravelChatSA this is bad for the animals & others in the park — Cee (@CeecesTravel) March 1, 2017 Travel 'Do'… ?Leave nothing but footprints#TravelChatSA #traveltips #Durban #wowSouthAfrica ?? — Monique van der Walt (@Monique_PR_) March 1, 2017 A3: Be [&hellip

/ May 26, 2016 7:26 PM

Escape to something unique and magical at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge | Oudtshoorn, South Africa

Located just off the famous and beautiful Route 62, part of the South African Garden Route & Klein Karoo, Buffelsdrift Game Lodge offers you an escape to something spectacular and unique. And if you love wildlife you will love this reserve.  We checked in the early afternoon and greeted by friendly receptionist who introduced us Buffelsdrift in such a interesting way that we knew we will enjoy our stay. In offer 29 luxury, air conditioned, waterfront tents. Our (very clean and neat) was well equipped with specious en-suite bathroom, bath, an outdoor hot-water shower, fully stocked mini bar fridge, comfortable [&hellip

/ Apr 17, 2015 3:13 PM

African-Jungle Style: Tantalizing Treehouses and Treetop Getaways in South Africa

Written By Exclusive Getaways.   You don’t have to be an orphaned feral child like Tarzan, or marooned in the jungle like Jane, to be mesmerized by the charms of a treetop getaway in South Africa. From the bushveld of Limpopo and North-West to the indigenous forests of the Garden R oute and small country towns of the Western Cape, South Africa has some delightful treehouses and treetop hideouts – the perfect getaways for seclusion, romance and adventure. Let us take you on a quick pic-tour. North-West Treetop Lodges Jaci’s Tree Lodge is beautifully located amid the treetops in the Madikwe [&hellip

/ Jan 5, 2015 12:30 AM

10 reasons to visit Fairy Glen Safari Reserve | Worcester

Fairy Glen – Cape Town’s Only Free Roaming, Big 5 Private Game Reserve and African safari is located about 1 hour from Cape Town in Malaria Free zone. We have recently visited the reserve and loved it. Below you’ll find top 10 favorite parts of our stay as well as reasons why Fairy Glen is a must to visit.   • Fairy Glen Safari Reserve is suitable for everyone: couples, solo travelers and families. • Comfortable cottages with all the amenities needed: spacious rooms and bathrooms. The overnight guest can choose from a standard to luxury cottages. • Observation decks with every [&hellip

/ Oct 17, 2014 12:30 AM

Safari in South Africa – #TravelChatSA 22nd October at 7pm

#51: Wednesday 22nd October 2014 | Topic: Safari in South Africa #SafariSA QUESTIONS 1. Q1: What make a perfect Safari experience? Share your opinion, pictures via @PartycjaOo #TravelChatSA (19h00) 2. Q2: #TravelChatSA (19h15) 3. Q3:#TravelChatSA (19h30) 4. Q4: #TravelChatSA(19h45) BONUS Question: Bonus Q5: #TravelChatSA (19h55)   Host: @travelopulent & @TravelChatSA Co-Hosts: @UrbanWalkerCT, @ToursdeMornay, @CPT_Girl, @JeannineOrz, @TazzDiscovers, @patrycjaOo, @0pinion8d.   How it works: – Follow #TravelChatSA and tweet chat stream here; – Follow our Host @travelopulent & @TravelChatSA as well as our co-hosts for the evening – details here. – DO remember to use the chat hash tag #TravelChatSA in each [&hellip

/ Sep 9, 2014 12:30 AM

Family Safari Experience at Leeuwenbosch Country House | South Africa

Leeuwenbosch Country House, located in the malaria-free Amakhala Game Reserve, is a gracious colonial country house set amidst beautiful indigenous gardens, offering  guesthouse accommodation and a family safari experience steeped in settler history. The 3 star rated Game Lodge includes the historic Country House and the newer Shearers Lodge Suites. The Country House, built in 1908, offers five spacious en-suite bedrooms, and is layered with a collection of historical images, documents, and furniture dating back to the 1800s. Set back from the Country House, Shearers Lodge offers contemporary double suites, overlooking a cool low-roofed verandah and tranquil swimming pool. The rooms are all luxuriously appointed consisting of [&hellip

/ Aug 29, 2014 12:30 AM

Bukela Game Lodge – Creating Memorable Experiences | Eastern Cape

Bukela Game Lodge is situated in the malaria free Amakhala Game Reserve, Eastern Cape South Africa. Accommodation at this tranquil Game Lodge is provided in four suites (3 suites and 1 honeymoon suite) each individually styled in African simplicity while never compromising on luxury. This secluded safari destination is tucked away into indigenous trees and bushes at the top of a hidden valley and has the perfect setting for the intimate and romantic guest experiences for which they are renowned. Connected by a wooden walkway, the thatched suites offer a remarkable private wildlife-viewing experience. Savour a crisp glass of wine in your sun-soaked spa bath, opening onto [&hellip

/ Aug 27, 2014 12:30 AM

Hlosi Game Lodge – 4-star& big 5 Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape.

Hlosi Game Lodge offers family-friendly safari trips in the malaria-free Amakhala Game Reserve, Eastern Cape South Africa. Hlosi Game Lodge is a small game lodge offering rich wild life game-viewing and luxurious game lodge accommodation for the whole family. The six suites lie along a gentle curve of hill above a river plain, and offer wide-open views from your private deck. The main lodge includes elegant lounge and dining areas, and a hard-to-leave bar overlooking the swimming pool and waterhole. Hlosi offers a unique, intimate safari trip with personal game viewing experiences, and they possess a love for conservation, food and [&hellip

/ Jun 23, 2014 12:30 AM

Guest Blog: 20 things to take with you on a trip to the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park by Dorothée Lefering.

Back in the days, hubby and I fell in love with South Africa and bought a Land Rover. We are grateful, since we can rely on the ongoing help of beloved friends and we also have an amazing storage facility in Stellenbosch. Otherwise it would never have been a feasible set up. Ever since that day we drive all over South Africa, Namibia and Botswana. You cannot drive all the way from Cape Town to Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park in the very north of the country in your own car. It is roughly 1.000 km through some very lonely parts of [&hellip

/ Jun 17, 2014 12:30 AM

15 Top Safari Tips – an Unforgettable Experience | South Africa

An African Safari – the most memorable experience and without a doubt on every Bucket List. Check out our top 15 Safari Tips.  @samanthaperry – wear sunscreen. I don’t care how you never burn in Spain. You will fry here.  ‏@thetravelpr – private Game Reserves offer value for money, less traffic and more animals to see…its premium though. @SpicedWeasel – Is it in a malaria zone, some anti malaria medications make you so sick.   ‏@CapeTownMassage  – try natural anti-malaria tablets. Safe and effective.  @JGreyvenstein12 – A good camera always important. Medications, snacks,outdoor clothing and shoes, lots of water!  ‏@GirlRoaming  – allow sufficient time in your itinerary to really enjoy the lodges, [&hellip