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Photo Tales: The honey badger thief

Honey badgers on the hunt are one of the Kgalagadi's spectacular sightings. Although they are normally seen trotting along...

Kruger birding for beginners

New to birding? It’s easy to start enjoying Kruger’s winged wonders if you follow these steps for beginner birders....

Kruger roadside attractions: hyena dens

Are hyenas cuddle-bunnies or cowardly vermin? After several sightings in Kruger National Park, I came to ponder the softer...

Diepwalle Forest casts an enchanting spell

The magical, mystical Diepwalle Forest near Knysna offers an incomparable woodland escape. Explore on foot, learn more about the...

Table Mountain’s Tintswalo lodge reopens

Known throughout the world for its natural beauty, Table Mountain National Park also does glamour to perfection. Boutique hotel...
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Photo Tales: The honey badger thief
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Kruger birding for beginners
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Kruger roadside attractions: hyena dens
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Diepwalle Forest casts an enchanting spell
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Table Mountain’s Tintswalo lodge reopens

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Photo Tales: The honey badger thief

Honey badgers on the hunt are one of the Kgalagadi’s spectacular sightings. Although they are normally seen trotting along in search of mice and scorpions, Jacques Blignaut spotted one in a tree. What happened next is one of his most treasured moments.

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Birding

Kruger birding for beginners

New to birding? It’s easy to start enjoying Kruger’s winged wonders if you follow these steps for beginner birders. And Kruger birds – a safari guide is just the book you need on your new journey.

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Wild 48 spring 2019 winners

In the spring 2019  issue of Wild, Wild Card members stood to win some enviable prizes: a stay for two at Lekkerwater Beach Lodge in dreamy De Hoop Nature reserve, a gorgeous illustration of the buffalo thorn and more. HI-TEC…

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Photography

Top of the food chain: apex predators in focus

King of the jungle or biggest fish in the sea — what is it like to top the food chain with no natural predators? We asked five internationally-acclaimed Wild Shots photographers to share their thrilling captures of apex predators ahead of the Wild Shots Wildlife Photography Symposium on 2 November 2019, to better understand how these alpha species are critical to flourishing ecosystems.

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Win 1 of 5 anti-insect Dust Gear shirts

Whether you’re heading out for a game drive, taking a hike or simply braaing in the backyard, make sure you’re wearing clothing that’s guaranteed to keep bugs and bacteria at bay. We’re giving Wild readers the chance to win 1 of 5 adult Dust Gear t-shirts. Here’s how to enter.

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