May 19 – Satara to Olifants

As I left this morning, the first critters were the Impalas that seem to live at the gate at Satara. Soon after were the Wildebeests that are usually in their places too. The first pictures were of a Vulture Tree.  Next were some Zebras who turned their backs on me, but I took a picture… Continue reading May 19 – Satara to Olifants

May 14 – Lower Sabie

First thing this morning I drove to Sunset Dam, where the sightings were African Spoonbill, Hippos, the moon, a pair of Pied Kingfishers, who landed on the bush right beside my car, an Egyptian Goose family, the start of the sunrise,and an African Fish Eagle, just as I was leaving.  It is still not light… Continue reading May 14 – Lower Sabie

May 10 – Pretoriuskop to Crocodile Bridge

After the fog wore off this morning, it turned out to be another beautiful day and it was time to pack up and head for Crocodile Bridge. First sighting this morning was a tiny mouse running across the road, but no picture of the little guy.  That sighting was followed by Hyaenas at a den… Continue reading May 10 – Pretoriuskop to Crocodile Bridge

Dancing Stork

Last night (for me) and early this morning (for Africa), we got to witness a Saddle Billed Stork dancing at Tembe Elephant Park on Africam.  It was beautiful to watch and something that I had never seen before.  It appeared as if he was hunting and maybe this was such a special find that he… Continue reading Dancing Stork

February 3rd

Well, it seems that my comment about it supposed to be gettinig warmer today was not true.  Amazingly enough the forecast was changed by the time I got home from work yesterday and they were now forecasting the low -20sC .  To my surprise, it was -34C when i woke up though.  It is supposed… Continue reading February 3rd