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Young lions in the Kgalagadi
Summer isn’t here yet, but in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park things are already hotting up. You can imagine my excitement when we came across a pride of seven lions, all youngsters, doing what lions do best – very little at all.
A prize meal
On a game drive, in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, André and Annette Ligthelm came across an injured puff adder lying in the road. The scene soon changed with the arrival of two hungry goshawks…
Photographer Shane Saunders had some entertainment while sitting outside his chalet in the Nossob Rest Camp in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park. A family of four yellow mongoose couldn't help their curiosity when it came to the rain-water pipes. It is quite amazing how they can enter the pipe and can turn around inside it and come out head first.
Hyena Nights & Kalahari Days
Imagine living in the Kalahari, tracking hyena by night, exploring the dunes by day. This new book by husband and wife Gus and Margie Mills captures that experience. Reviewed by Melissa Siebert
Road to Leeuwdril opens
When we arrived in the Kgalagadi in the second week of May, the road to Leeuwdril was still closed for rebuilding after nearly a year.
Rain in the Kgalagadi
This time the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park is different. I never would have thought it could be so wonderfully colourful, writes Santi van Niekerk in the Buite section of Die Burger.
Two guide books with a difference
For those travelling either to the Kruger National Park or the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, here are a couple of highly recommended guide books from Peter Derichs, a visitor turned-fundi on both these national parks.
Easy access to Kgalagadi and Namibia through Mata-Mata
Good news for desert lovers! The Mata-Mata border post in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park is open and fully functional for tourists.
Die Kgalagadi kan jou ontelbare stories vertel as jy bereid is om stil te word en te luister.
Deur Melissa Siebert
Foto’s deur Karin Schermbrucker
Nossob - king of camps?
I've always loved Nossob Camp in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park and this trip has been no exception.