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New born White Lion cub at Ngala

7 November 2018 #BreakingNews: another white lion cub has been born on Ngala Private Game Reserve Kruger National Park, South Africa. Ngala Private Game Reserve report:  “During October 2018 Ngala rangers identified a lion den site of one of the young Birmingham (a local lion pride) females in a deep thicket along the dry Timbavati River. andBeyond Ngala has a strict protocol of non-interference around den sites and game viewing of young animals. And in line with this, the newly established [...]

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New app – Greater Kruger Card App – to improve tourist safety

Greater Kruger Card App New app for Greater Kruger to improve tourist safety The Greater Kruger Card App, a tourist information system for the Lowveld region, provides live updates, activities, accommodation, restaurants and maps of the area for users. The Greater Kruger Card App, set to officially launch this week, is a state-of-the-art tourist information system for those visiting the greater Hoedspruit, Panorama, Kruger National Park (KNP) and Lowveld regions in South Africa. It aims to improve tourist safety with live push [...]

Ekuthuleni November Special Rate
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Special Rate for lodges in Welgevonden Reserve

Take advantage of some Summer and last minute specials in the Malaria Free Welgevonden Reserve. Ekuthuleni and Tsweni Lodges Special rate Normal rate is R5300 pppn sharing and R6700 per single per night BUT  YOU WILL ONLY PAY for a stay between 15 November and 15 December @ R2200 pppn sharing special rate Rest of the time outside of this date range you will pay a special rate of R2620 pppn sharing and book less than 30 days prior to arrival and get a special [...]

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Summer Schedule for Baobab Ridge, Greater Kruger

Summer Schedule for Baobab Ridge in Greater Kruger Park Klaserie Private Nature Reserve             ACTIVITY SCHEDULE SUMMER (SEPTEMBER TO APRIL) ± 04h00 Wake up ± 04h30 Coffee/ Tea and rusks ± 05h00 Greater Kruger Morning Game drive departs ± 09h00 Morning Game drive returns ± 09h30 Breakfast 10h30 Check-Out of suites 14h00 Check-in to suites 14h30 Lunch ±16h00 Afternoon Game drive departs ± 19h00 Afternoon Game drive returns ± 19h30 Pre-dinner drinks around the fire (weather permitting) 20h00 Dinner in the boma (weather permitting)   Baobab Ridge in Klaserie Baobab Ridge in Klaserie private nature reserve is most convenient, especially if [...]

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Cape Town ’s Big 6 Attractions

Cape Town gears up for the festive season Cape Town’s Big 6 Attractions Cape Town launched a partnership between six of its major tourist attractions, offering summer events and specials  Known as the ‘Big 6’, the partnership is between Cape Point, Groot Constantia, Kirstenbosch, Robben Island Museum, Table Mountain Cableway and the V&A Waterfront, which have collaborated with a jam-packed line-up of events to showcase the best that the attractions have to offer, to both local and international tourists visiting the region. Each [...]

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Breaking news: Unabridged birth certificates on chopping block?

Breaking news: Unabridged birth certificates on chopping block? by Catherine Bower unabridged travel docs traveling with children Cabinet has received a joint report from the Ministers of Home Affairs and Tourism on a possible relaxation of immigration regulations. “Cabinet also received a joint report from the Ministers of Home Affairs and Tourism respectively, on a number of visa-related reforms that will make it easier for tourists, business people and academia to come to South Africa,” said a statement issued last night. “The reforms include amendments [...]

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Jen Reviews – 100 Best Things to do in South Africa

Jen Reviews 100 Best Things to do in South Africa Part 1 of Jen Reviews  Make sure to follow the next part of 100 best things to do in South Africa by Jen. The selection is done by Jen and not everybody will agree that these are the 100 best things to do in South Africa since  we all have different favorites. Breath-taking sunsets, an incredible amount of beautiful and diverse wildlife, unspoilt and rugged scenery! These are just a few words [...]

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THIS IS LIFE – THIS IS LUSH

Story of Lush in Pilanesberg THIS IS LIFE – THIS IS LUSH The Lupini family, rooted in tradition and closeness, are living out their dreams by creating a nurturing place for all to enjoy in the African bush. After searching for the right place, the location for the lodge would reveal itself with the appearance of a rarely-seen herd of buffalo. This was the sign. The Lupini’s had found where new foundations could be laid down. Lush, tucked into a wooded hillside, [...]

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Barberton Mountains declared Unesco World Heritage Site

Barberton Mountains declared Unesco World Heritage Site The Barberton Mountain Land, or the Barberton Greenstone Belt, in Mpumalanga, is declared a Unesco’s World Heritage Site (WHS), as the region contains some of the most widely accepted fossil evidence for Archaean life, dating back 3.5 billion years. A major drive for international recognition of the mountains started a few years ago and is finally bearing fruit. The Barberton Makhonjwa Mountains in Mpumalanga have officially been declared a Unesco World Heritage Site (WHS) after being on [...]

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Maldives, 6 Nights Special, Adaaran Select Meedhupparu

Welcome to the Maldives Maldives 6 Night All Inclusive holiday on Meedhupparu Maldives is A destination of dazzling tropical beauty that offers the perfect recipe for relaxation and rejuvenation! A country of more than a thousand islands spread over 90,000 square kilometres of the Indian Ocean. Endowed with a dreamlike beauty, the Maldives welcomes you to enjoy its natural splendour and charm. For most holidaymakers, great sunny days with deep blue skies, clear lagoons with pleasing shades of blue, moonlit nights, [...]