Baby Elephants playing in the mud at Kruger

The 5th Day of my African Adventure | Kruger National Park

After spending 2 days in Balule Private Game Reserve near Kruger, it was time to move on closer into the Greater Kruger area. AND change accommodations. We arrived at our treehouse early that evening and went on a Kruger safari early the next morning.
Our first giraffe sighting in Africa

The First 2 Days of my African Adventure | Johannesburg & Balule

The first 2 days of our African safari adventure were relaxing, emotional and extremely memorable. Maybe it was the amazing African sunset or our first elephant sighting during our sunset game drive, or even the yummy pap we ate at our first traditional African braai. I even made...
Souvenir shopping for handmade gifts in South Africa

My Final Day at Kruger: African Bush Walk and Goodbyes

One particular highlight of the walk was listening to the monkeys letting out loud alarm signals across the bush. Reinhard mentioned it could be one of three things: a python, wild dog or leopard. As we continued, the cries got louder and then eventually died down.
White Rhino at Kruger

The Best Way to Visit Kruger: In a Group & Prepared for Any Weather

Kruger is such a vast space and spending the entire day driving around, intensively staring into the bush for hidden animals is more mentally exhausting than what I had ever imagined. But ... well worth it!
Sneaky Little Monkey at Tremisana, Kruger National Park

My 4 Hour Bush Walk Adventure at Kruger National Park

As we were driving along, Rex shouted at Murray (our guides) to slow down and right next to the track was a small pack of lions. The male was peering out behind a termite mound, whilst a couple of youngsters who were about a year to 18 months old were playing around waiting for...
Sunset Game Drive at Kruger National Park

My Sunset Game Drive Adventure at Kruger National Park

As a passionate animal lover, it has always been a lifelong dream of mine to go on safari, so when I decided to travel around South Africa for three weeks, it was obvious that this would have to complete my experience.
My Tree House Marcs Camp

Our 3 Day Kruger National Park Safari – Day 3

Marcs Treehouse Camp We transferred to Marcs Treehouse Camp the day before from our game drive in Kruger Park. It was almost dark when we arrived. It is a nice cosy camp where you feel welcome and close to nature at the same time. We collected our luggage and headed off to our...
Close up of leopard in tree in Kruger

Our 3 day Kruger Park Safari Experience – Day 2

Game Drive in Kruger Main The second day of our Kruger Park safari has arrived. It is the day after Easter Monday. Today will be a full day wildlife game drive in Kruger main in an open sided 4×4 all terrain vehicle. Naturally we are all excited and hopes of seeing all of...
Tremisana Lodge Balule Reserve Kruger Park

Our 3 Day Kruger Treehouse Safari Experience – Day 1

Our Kruger safari from Johannesburg – Transfer to Kruger A Kruger Park Safari is always an exciting prospect and this an account of our experience on this 3 day wild life Safari. We were a group of 7 (2 from USA, 2 from UK and 2 from Australia and 1 from RSA) Departure to...
Malaria Risk In Kruger

Malaria in the Kruger Park

The Kruger National Park is a fantastic and superior safari and wild life destination and attraction that is located in a malaria prone region. However, your risk of contracting Malaria in the Kruger Park is very small and in this post I will explain why. But first what exactly...