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Klaserie Sands River Camp

Living with inquisitive barn owls

Living in nature offers so many wonders each and every day, and a nest of inquisitive barn owls in our lodge reminded us just how lucky we are to be able to do what we do!

Twin genet kittens play in front of guests

Our afternoon game drive started with a hunt for cheetah. Earlier on in the day I had picked up tracks of a male Cheetah moving along the fence line, no doubt doing a routine territory patrol. I decided that for our afternoon game drive we should head into this area and try picking up on the big male cheetah.

Video: A vervet monkey takes on an eagle villain in defence of its baby

When my 2-way radio crackles to life and ‘Charlie 11’ is called, my stomach starts to tingle and the excitement builds. On the radio here in the Zululand Rhino Reserve, all Leopard Mountain staff go by the call sign ‘Charlie’. Invariably it means that something awesome is going down

What a day on safari is typically like

From an early morning game-drive to sundowners in the bush and a four-course dinner under the African sky. A day on safari is bound to be one of the best in your life.