Today we went on a game drive in Addo Elephant National Park home to nearly 500 elephants and other animals. We were on the hunt for a rhino since that was the only animal we didnt get a good look at on our Tanzania safari but unfortunately we didnt spot one in the thick bush. We did however see many elephants and some other animals. … Continue reading Addo Elephant National Park Game Drive
Today we took an 8 seater plane from our lodge over the mountains and citrus farms to meet 3 orphan bulls, male elephants. Waiting for the plane… The flight if you look carefully, you can see the elephants… Meeting the elephants… Riding the elephants… Walking with the elephants… F Feeding the elephants… The flight home, with game on the airfield. Sunset back at the lodge … Continue reading Hanging with Elephants
On our way to the national park, DJ invoked his mandatory stop at the worlds highest bungy jump at Bloukrans Bridge. He is the only one who participated but we all looked on from the viewing site. The bridge… The jumper… The apprehensive wife… The jump… AFter DJs jumping adventure we continued to Tsitsikamma National Park in search of suspension bridges, whales and beautiful coastline. … Continue reading Tsitsikamma National Park
After our adventures with the sharks, we continued on the Garden Route to Plettenberg Bay. We stayed at Milkwood Manor, located right on the beach thanks to a flood a few years back that changed the landscape by opening up the river mouth and taking out the trees in the area and the pool of the hotel. Continue reading Plettenberg Bay
We have had a pretty amazing trip so far but I have to say that today was not only a highlight but definitely in the top 5 coolest things Ive ever done and Ive done a lot of cool things. We took the boat out from Mossel Bay about 8 minutes to Seal Island, where these massive predators have plenty of food. The craziest part … Continue reading Great White Shark Cage Diving!