Not dark enough!

Unfortunately we are not far away enough from the nearest town to have completely dark skies, so my attempts at star trails have been unsuccessful due to the light coming from there.  Here are a couple but I’m not really happy with them as you can clearly see the glow from the lights at the … More Not dark enough!

Day Trip.

Last week we went to Pilansberg National Park which is about an hour and a half away.   This Big Five game reserve is the same size of Singapore, so obviously we only covered a small portion of it.  We had some good sightings of Elephants and Rhinos which we don’t have here at Sable … More Day Trip.

The Best Seat in the House, Big Birds, Sunsets, & Headbutting Nyala.

The best seat in the house is actually not in a house, but is the tracker seat on the front of a game viewer.  Whenever an offer is made to do something new I generally say ‘Yes’, so leaped at the chance to sit in front of the bonnet on a game drive.   There is … More The Best Seat in the House, Big Birds, Sunsets, & Headbutting Nyala.

Blue & Friends.

It’s a good job I don’t mind my clothes getting dirty when I’m out here.   Feeding the Vervet Monkeys involves having milk spilled onto me from their bottles, and then bits of grape skin being spat out as they only like the flesh. If they are sitting on my lap or shoulders this of course … More Blue & Friends.