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Safari Camp Stories: Tracking Lions with Bongi

My name is Bonginkosi but everyone calls me Bongi. I work as a tracker and have been doing this since 2016. I really enjoy working as a tracker because I have always loved animals and when you track them they give you different reactions each time that you find them. I have been tracking since… Read More »

Safari Camp Stories: Tall Tales with Johnson

Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome back to Garonga! My name is Johnson. I am a guide and have been for plus or minus 15 years. Today I want to share the exciting story about a recent giraffe sighting. It was a classic winter’s sunny day and we were enjoying a morning game drive. My guests were… Read More »

Safari Camp Stories: Cat Fight!

All sightings on safari are special but there are some that stand out more than others and that is usually because of the behaviour that you see. Guides are often asked by first time safari goers whether they get bored seeing the same animals all the time. The guide usually gives the guest a knowing… Read More »

Winters in the Wild

We are often asked what is the “best” time of year to come on a safari. This is an excellent question, and like most excellent questions that usually means that it doesn’t have a very simple answer! Depending on who you ask the answer will differ, but there is a general consensus that winter is… Read More »

Safari Camp Stories: Space, Time and a Safari for the Soul

My mother taught me that all good stories should start “Once upon a time, in a far away place…” and when I was curled up in bed listening to the stories that she wove around me, little did I imagine that one day that would be a fairly accurate way to reflect on my childhood!… Read More »