Animals On The Road

We spotted a lot of wildlife just on the road while driving around South Africa. It all started on the first day driving into Kruger National Park, a couple of elephants fighting in front of us. Over the four days we were in Kruger we were constantly surprised about the number of animals that chose to […]

Top Travel Animal Experiences

Top-10 List: Our Travel Animal Experiences [ more Top-10 Lists ] This list is our own personal top-ten favourite experiences with animals based on what we have seen and experienced in our travels. [updated in 2016 with the South African safari heading straight to no.1!] Kruger Safari in South Africa We loved loved loved our […]

Hippo Hooray for St Lucia

After our detour through Swaziland, we continued our trip around South Africa, heading to the coastal town of St Lucia, known mainly for the local hippo population. We had heard stories of hippopotami wandering the streets of St Lucia, a herd that the locals call ‘townies’. Apparently, if you drive around at night you will […]