Day six of my bush adventure at nThambo Tree Camp started as usual with the 5:30 am wake up, but there was a special urgency to get out quickly as word had come to Luan and Issack that we had a “Surprise” awaiting us. A fast drive away from camp, which we c...
Day three here at nThambo Tree Camp has proven another exciting
day as game viewing today was a fine mix of large and small. The highlight was
the chance to spend over 30 minutes with my all-time favorite bird, the Lilac
Breasted Roller (LBR). These amazing...
Greetings from South Africa – I safely arrived two days ago and am happily at home in the bush at the wonderful nThambo Tree Camp in the Klaserie game reserve just to the west of Kruger National Park. My travels halfway around the world was as pleasant and...
During July of 2015 I was fortunate to be able to spend two weeks at the Evolutionary Studies Institute (ESI) at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa with a remarkable group of scientists and explorers. As followers of this blog...
Day 5 – New sightings and old friends Day 5 at nThambo proved another special day in the bush.
Despite the wintry chill of the 5:30 am wake up, the sights I experienced were once again heartwarming. The morning game drive was highlighted early on with a
Day two of my safari here at nThambo Tree Camp in the Klaserie
Game Reserve was simply stunning. The combination of wonderful companions from
South Africa, Germany, and England makes for a wonderful international
experience that I wish everyone had a chan...
Greetings Blue Lion friends! This post is to give you a preview of what’s going to be happening on the Blue Lion Blog over the coming weeks. I am in the process of getting ready to depart on a 3 week trip to South Africa that I am looking forward to sharing...
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