Monthly Archives: January 2014

Listen to the Band

These are banded mongooses.  And let’s get that out of the way right up front; the plural of mongoose is indeed mongooses.  It’s not mongeese. The banded mongoose is a very appealing creature, roughly the size of a small domestic … Continue reading

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Dark and stormy

It was a dark and stormy night … Well, no it wasn’t, really.  It was a pleasant and sunny afternoon.  We were driving east along the Crocodile River road in Kruger, and we’d reached a point about 15km from Malelane … Continue reading

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Born Tree

Oh, sorry for the dreadful pun in the post title.  It was simply irresistible, as you will see. Earlier this week we went for a short afternoon drive into Kruger, via the Crocodile Bridge, while returning from a spot of … Continue reading

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…and a Happy New Year!

Christmas is over and all the family have left us 😦 But we all had a lovely time together.  Here’s a selection of photographs with some of the Marloth Park locals who visited our visitors, and made the holidays so … Continue reading

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