I was up in Sodwana Bay when we heard that a nile crocodile had been spotted in the surf. Imagine catching a wave and and coming across one of these guys in the barrel.
To go on holiday to the African tropics, to the beaches and the blue seas. Hurrah. A family on an African adventure. Months of expectation, the small plane with propellers, the intimate stroll across the tarmac to the sparkling mini JFK , newly constructed by the Chinese, in exchange for something else. Expectations high. So […]
As social institutions with a history that dates back to 3500 BC, zoos are simultaneously transparent and reflective. Transparent in that there is no pretence to offering a “natural experience” on its own terms as suggested by game parks. Reflective in that the physical structure and strategic management of the zoo reflects our default modern […]