Author: NetNomads

  • Elephant Roadblock in Kruger Park

    March 2008. It was hot! About 32 degrees and no wind at all. The region we were driving through was dry and dusty. We were on route to Shingwedzi camp and it was around 3 pm. We needed to keep going at a steady pace if we were going to make camp before the gates […]

  • Self-drive (Tips) Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve

    Self-drive (Tips) Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve

    On my birthday, Marcel and I headed out to Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve, about 40-min drive from Leopard Walk Lodge where we were staying. We arrived nice and early as the gates opened, and after signing in, we were rewarded with a lovely sighting of warthogs right at the gates. What a fab start to the […]

  • The Festive Season, As It Should Be

    The Festive Season, As It Should Be

    Isn’t it time we showered our loved ones with time, care and attention again (like it used to be), instead of buying tacky gifts at the cost of the environment?

  • Uncovering our Euro-African roots

    Uncovering our Euro-African roots

    With our cross-pollination of South African, English and Dutch cultures, we took a whirlwind roadtrip to examine our European African roots