Wednesday, March 21, 2012

**Personal Post** South Africa/Zimbabwe vol. 1/5 Go to older posts.

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Preparations for the trip with vaccinations a month prior.







The packing begins.







Departing Friday 2/3/12 (10:35pm), we finally arrive at our destination on Sunday 2/5/12 (9:30pm).
Zulu Nyala - Game Lodge





The animal the game lodge was named after.  The Nyala!



The view from the pool, and outside our rooms!

Our guide/ranger William.
















"Tracking rhino"


































Two giraffe fighting!



















My mom was eaten alive by mosquitoes.  Real aloe to sooth the itches. 





A three-legged baby antelope.





















Zebra fighting!

Cheetah cubs:







Yes we were able to get that close, as they had just eaten the day before.



"Tree hugger"






Baby giraffe less than a month old!


Mother cheetah and her cubs.






VULTURES!
















A trip to St. Lucia.
















This bird would pound the fish on the branch to tenderize it.







A hippo's tooth.




First taste of crocodile.










1 comment:

  1. Robert,
    Enjoyed the pictures -great photography! - must have been amazing in Africa. John and I went to San Lucia - we got fried. Best regards!

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