Mkuze is another reserve about 45 minutes drive from here.  There are some hides there, and we spent a few hours at one of them right over a waterhole.  Upon arrival somebody had the bright idea of passing the home baked muffins around before we went into the hide, so we sat munching happily for … More Mkuzi

Rain stopped play

For two days this week we were confined to the lodge and grounds within the electric fence so we had a wander round and attempted macro photography.  I don’t have a dedicated macro lens, just a setting on my camera, so I can’t fill my frame with an ant.  Here are my shots though.

One Third Done

I can’t quite believe that I’ve been here four weeks now – the time has flown by and I feel as if I’ve hardly had a moment to breath.   My working day starts at 5.30 most days, and finishes at 6.30 at dinnertime, or 10.00 if we have a night drive once a week.  I … More One Third Done