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The best rock cottages for romantics

This month we lose our hearts to stone-built wilderness accommodation: a charming stone cottage in the Cederberg, luxury rock...

Which are SA’s most elusive sightings? Meet the Secret Seven

It’s an unforgettable thrill spotting Africa’s Big Five – the lion, leopard, rhino, elephant and Cape buffalo. Give your...

The crackdown: Nile crocodile versus leopard tortoise

A leopard tortoise in the Kruger National Park should have known better than taking a nap next to Sable...

Books delve into Kruger’s past

Before cars and fences, Kruger and the surrounding Lowveld were very different. Two new books take a trip back...

Mark these events on your Wild calendar

South Africa and Swaziland’s wild places are abuzz with exciting events – all in the name of raising funds...
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The best rock cottages for romantics
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Which are SA’s most elusive sightings? Meet the Secret Seven
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The crackdown: Nile crocodile versus leopard tortoise
Books
Books delve into Kruger’s past
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Mark these events on your Wild calendar

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Books

Books delve into Kruger’s past

Before cars and fences, Kruger and the surrounding Lowveld were very different. Two new books take a trip back in time to these landscapes. One to explore how SA’s flagship game reserve came into being; the other to investigate the routes that led through the area.

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Mark these events on your Wild calendar

South Africa and Swaziland’s wild places are abuzz with exciting events – all in the name of raising funds for conservation. Whether you’re an adventurous cyclist, keen golfer or passionate birder, there’s something for everyone.

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Kgalagadi squirrels’ unusual meal

While Dad was busy unloading the car, nine-year-old Joubert de Wet could not wait to explore Kgalagadi’s Mata-Mata Rest Camp. Armed with his camera, Joubert stumbled upon a remarkable sighting – ground squirrels feasting on something rather peculiar.

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Books delve into Kruger’s past

Before cars and fences, Kruger and the surrounding Lowveld were very different. Two new books take a trip back in time to these landscapes. One to explore how SA’s...

Camping in Tankwa

Three nights under the stars and I was a dedicated Tankwa junkie, comfortably settled in to a ‘we’re the only people on the planet’ mode.