New Year's special at Skukuza Safari Lodge

Be among the first guests at Skukuza Safari Lodge in the Kruger National Park and enjoy a special New...

Drakensberg trail: The vistas of World’s View hike

The well named World’s View hike offers expansive views of the Drakensberg. Pack your camera to capture the 360-degree...

Get to know the kooky hamerkop

There’s no mistaking the hamerkop or its distinctive nest. But the bird’s unusual appearance is easily rivalled by its...

Parks still available for summer 2019/2020

Have you left your holiday bookings to the very last? These national parks have accommodation available for summer 2019/2020.

When a leopard stalks a cheetah

A showdown between two of Kruger’s large spotted cats is an unforgettable sight. When power meets speed and stealth...
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New Year's special at Skukuza Safari Lodge
Trails
Drakensberg trail: The vistas of World’s View hike
Birding
Get to know the kooky hamerkop
Travel
Parks still available for summer 2019/2020
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When a leopard stalks a cheetah

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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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Mpila: iMfolozi Game Reserve, Ezemvelo

Wilderness trails take you along mighty rivers that wander through thorn savanna inhabited by Africa’s Big Five. It’s also the oldest game reserve in Africa and home of the...