Postcard From | Safari at Kruger National Park – Part 2.

It didn’t take long for me to convince myself that I needed to go on a safari. It’s always been a dream of mine to go on a safari (which actually means “journey”) watching wildlife, and sleeping under the stars. There’s something about being in the middle of the great African landscape… Despite having very little experience in the outdoors, and never gone camping in my life ever, I was ready to get my feet wet, in the best way possible.

Despite the amazing time I had at Kruger National Park, I can’t help but feel a little cheated. We drove in open game vehicles on paved roads rather than in the open savanna. I guess I had a preconceived notion as to what it should be rather than what it is right now. A colleague of mine was horrified to see the well-maintained roads that we drove on, saying that it was the case about 10 years ago when she went.

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In the future, my goal is to make it to Serengeti in Tanzania – that, I heard, is quite the experience! For now, enjoy the pictures from my trip!

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1. Going on our first morning drive at dawn 2. I’m not sure why this buffalo looks so confused. 3. The clearest shot of the leopard we saw, and it didn’t even bother to look at us. 4. A lioness that just woke up 5. Driving through the well-paved roads of Kruger National Park 6/7. The leopards are incredibly wary of humans, and this took all the power of my camera lens to shoot

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Stephanie, hope you’re doing well! I haven’t had time to blog for ages ???? I’d love to go on a Safari, nothing better than watching wild animals that aren’t behind a fence. I’ve never been camping either, something on my bucket list! Thanks for sharing your lovely pictures! X

Sally – DiagonSally

Hey Sally!! Hope you’re doing well too! I hope you get to go on a safari soon – it’s one of my favourite travel experiences thus far!

Wow, that is absolutely beautiful! Seems like a wonderful experience ????

Thank you Anne! I loved the experience!

What an incredible experience that must’ve been. Always wanted to go on a safari. Love your photos.

Thanks Rebecca – I can’t wait to be back and experience more safari’s in Africa!

These are beautiful photos – what an amazing experience!!

-Clarissa @ The View From Here

Thanks Clarissa ????

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