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On the road again...

October 18, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Himself is off to West Africa for two weeks on business at 4am tomorrow, and what would be the point of staying at home alone I thought to myself ~ so I'm hitting the road for a two week, six park trip to the Northern and Eastern Cape. Just me, my camera and an appetite for adventure...
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Penguins On The Beach

October 06, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
With the Sanccob Penguin Festival coming up on Saturday, today we're looking at the African Penguin colony at Boulders Beach on False Bay. Yes, our Penguins live on the beach! These funny little birds are expert athletes in the water, but on land their ungainly waddle makes them very comical and a favourite with visitors of all ages. Africa...
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A day out on the water

October 05, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
I spent yesterday morning out on False Bay with the ever wonderful Simon's Town Boat Company. We only saw one Bryde's Whale, but quite a few groups of Penguins out enjoying the calm water and lots of birds almost too fat and lazy to scoop up the Baitfish that were making the surface of the ocean look as if it was boiling in places. We also stoppe...
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22nd September is World Rhino Day

October 05, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Today is World Rhino Day. Sadly, we don't use this day to celebrate these magnificent creatures anymore, but to highlight that they are on the brink of extinction and try to find ways to bring them back from the shadows. #WorldRhinoDay
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The Greatest Flower Show On Earth

September 08, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Every year, starting in Winter and heading into Spring, the Cape becomes riotous with colour for the greatest wild flower show on earth... We drove 1800kms in 3 days through the Northern Cape to see the Spring flowers and it was wonderful - I wouldn't normally post so many photos at once but they are such a spectacular show! Enjoy...
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