Kruger National Park Part III

Here is my final set of images from Kruger πŸ™‚ Vervet Monkeys (Chlorocebus pygerythrus) (Afrikaans: Blouaap) – these primates are native to Africa and are quite common in the park. Spotted Hyena (Crocuta crocuta) (Afrikaans: Gevlekte HiΓ«na) – this baby was lying by itself on the side of the road. We think it was resting […]

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Kruger National Park Part II

Here is the second part of my photos from Kruger. Enjoy! Waterbuck (Kobus ellipsiprymnus) (Afrikaans: Waterbok) – these were one of my favourite antelopes that we encountered in the park. They have beautiful white markings on their coats and the males have long, perfectly curved horns. Common Dwarf Mongoose (Helogale parvula) (Afrikaans: Dwergmuishond) – we […]

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Kruger National Park Part I

First of all I have to apologise for my hiatus this past month, university assessment caught up with me! These next three posts are going to be my photos from Kruger National Park in South Africa, probably one of the most famous wildlife parks and safari destinations on Earth. We stayed in a few camps […]

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Western Cape

On the third day, we rose before dawn and made our way to Cape Town Airport to catch a regional flight to George. The image of the sunrise (below) was taken from the plane as we were taking off, making the early morning start so much easier to deal with. When we landed at George, […]

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Cape Peninsula

On our second day in South Africa, we hired a guide to take us around the Cape Peninsula. We started by driving south through the suburbs of Cape Town, under the shadow of the Twelve Apostles. Making our way around the coast to Hout Bay, we took a boat to Duiker Island to view the […]

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Cape Town

This was my first time visiting South Africa since I was a very small child. We landed in Johannesburg and took a flight straight to Cape Town, landing with a view of the iconic Table Mountain. We stayed in an apartment in the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront area and my dad (a South African who […]

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