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Madikwe Leopard

Rhulani Safari Lodge – Our Experience

We recently published a review of Rhulani Safari Lodge in Madikwe. This follow up post is to share our experiences while on this trip. Reviewing a lodge, based on a trip like this, is too factual and doesn’t give the opportunity to convey the adventure we did, or didn’t, have. …

Injured Leopard

The One Eyed Leopard

We set out on our first drive, on the first morning, of our first visit to Mapungubwe National Park in early 2014. We didn’t know what to expect but we were eager and elated to be back in the bush. The vegetation was quite dense and after an initial stop …

Madikwe Lion

Madikwe River Lodge – Game Drives

Game drives in Madikwe are an experience not to be missed. If you have the opportunity, take it! I promise you wont regret it. We had a total of six drives during our three night stay and in the post I’m going to go through them on a daily basis …

AfriShots at Marakele

Marakele National Park – A Bigger Adventure

Marakele National Park is a special place. Three hours from OR Tambo Intl airport it is just the right distance for a comfortable two night getaway and as with every visit before now, we left with our souls refreshed and our minds at peace. We spend a fair amount of …


Ezemvelo Nature Reserve

Firstly, Happy New Year to all the AfriShotters our there, we hope you all have a joyous and prosperous 2014 where all your dreams come true. Last year was a very quiet year for us regarding trips out into the bush and our main resolution for 2014 is to change …

Lesotho Highlands

Meiringskloof and the Surrounding Area

Why Meiringskloof? We have been on far too few trips this year and as a result decided to do something different this time round which is why we ended up in Meiringskloof Nature Reserve. We wanted somewhere to stay that was within four hours drive of Johannesburg that had a …

Namibia Dessert

Road Trip 2013 – Mata Mata, Kgalagadi

Day 13, 14 & 15 (Rehoboth/Mata Mata KTP) We left Rehoboth at 06:30 Namibian Time (07:30 SAST) – we set our phones and watches back to SAST the night before to ensure that we don’t feel like we are losing any time. It would be our last day driving on …

2013 Leg 3 - Map

[Road Trip 2013] Part 4 – Rundu & Tsumeb

Day 5 After breaking camp with Norris the Crake hanging around to say goodbye we stopped for fuel in Divundu. This was the first time I had to fill up without Jason having to do the same, but I still had a few tanks on him so I wasn’t concerned. …