Stillborn Elephant Calf comes to Life

Stillborn Elephant Calf

Interesting video of what looks like a dead elephant calf, but amazing to see what happens after the mother elephant gives the calf a push! Taken on a sunset drive from Satara in the Kruger National Park in South Africa.

Skukuza Airport Re-Opened

Skukuza Airport

Celeste and I spent a few days in Kruger last week and went to visit the newly re-opened Skukuza Airport. This is a huge welcome for flights now between Skukuza and Johannesburg & Cape Town. There are 2 daily flights from Johannesburg and 1 daily flight from Cape Town. Below are the flight schedules. Flights… [Read More]

Lions attack Buffalo

Lions attack Buffalo

A Pride of Lions attack a herd of buffalo and bring down a female buffalo. Then the males in the herd attack the lions and save the female. Note how the one male buffalo helps the female get back onto her feet. This was filmed in the Kruger National Park in South Africa.

Baby Elephant survives Lion Attack

Elephant survives Lion attack

A 1 year old Elephant is attacked by a pride of 14 Lions after straying from his herd in the South Luangwa National Park in Zambia. Despite having 3 of the lionesses on his back at one point the elephant manages to throw them off by running into the water where the tide turns and… [Read More]

Staying at Chapungu Camp

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This stunning intimate camp is an exclusive lodge located in the Thornybush Private Game Reserve right next to the famous Kruger National Park. Chapungu is a luxury tented camp. It is five minutes to Hoedspruit airport and just a five hour drive from Johannesburg. This charming thatched lodge offers a great little curio shop and… [Read More]

Live Virtual Game Drives

live game drive

Come join the crew from Wildearth on a live safari at Djuma and Arathusa Game Reserves in the Sabi Sands Reserve in South Africa. See Lions, Leopards, Elephants, Cheetah and so much more as the crew take you right into the action. Sunset Safari – 09h00 to 12h00 Eastern Time | 16h00 to 19h00 African… [Read More]

Staying at Tubu Tree Camp

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This wonderful game lodge, Tubu Tree Camp is situated in the a private Jao Reserve bordering the Moremi Game Reserve in the heart of Botswana’s Okavango Delta and it sits on 60,000ha. It is located on Hunda Island, the largest area of dry land region. Tuba Tree is only accessible by fly –in and then… [Read More]

Terry Wilson – Mala Mala

Terry Wilson Zebra

Celeste–sorry it’s taken me a week to get back to you….still feeling jet lagged here and I think I’ve developed a sinus infection. Just hard to do those long flights! But of course it was worth it! We saw two leopards fighting (at Mala Mala) and we saw a mother lion attack an otter and… [Read More]

Cancellation Policies regarding Ebola

African Safaris and Ebola

Four of our major partners in the Safari Industry, namely  Wilderness Safaris, &Beyond, Great Plains Conservation and Ker and Downey have altered their cancellation policies as per below in the event of an Ebola outbreak in any of the countries where they operate lodges and camps. Wilderness Safaris Feedback from our Trade Partners on the Ebola… [Read More]