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South African Safari Now! Days 4 & 5

I write this missive from the veranda of the Lelapa Lodge in Madikwe overlooking the South African safari bush. The air is redolent of  desert rains, my soundtrack the twittering, screeching and singing of over a thousand avian choristers, and much like the intrepid Hemingway, I write while tippling a lovely Stellenbosch sauvignon blanc. I am, in two words, NOT WORTHY (of my good fortune).

Rather than go on and on, I’ll let my modest photographic offerings do the talking:

For more on our trip you can check out my fellow bloggers at Elise’s Ramblings and Jamie of I Am Not The Babysitter.

This post is partially sponsored by Destinations South Africa and More Hotels. We could not have done it without them.


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  1. Rosie Carrillo
    Rosie Carrillo 17 February, 2013, 07:59

    FAB U LOUS!

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  2. Jeannine
    Jeannine 17 February, 2013, 18:02

    wow – looks fantastic!

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