Warren’s Weekly Wildlife Mix : Wild Dog Pups, Leopards and Lions

The bushveld is fluttering with birdlife and flourishing with new life! During the course of last week, Warren Howson managed to film a rather unusual sighting – wild dog puppies. The African wild dog is an endangered species that leads a nomadic lifestyle covering a wide range. The dog’s denning period (roughly May – Aug)…

Week in Pics : A Mix of Species

Welcome to the Week in Pictures, our time to showcase the exquisite images taken during the week. This week, we’ve seen an increase in wildlife visiting camps in an effort to seek out water sources. Lion dynamics are shifting and they’re not the only members of the big five we’re seeing at the moment. Bolshy buffalo,…

National Women’s Day in South Africa : Meet Melita the Chef from nThambo

Today, August 9th, is National Women’s Day in South Africa and is declared a public holiday. Today is the day we commemorate the 1956 march held by women to petition against an ancient apartheid law that required all persons of colour to carry a ‘pass’. This pass was cruelly and unfairly given to non-whites to restrict their…

Week in Pics : Lions are Causing an Uproar!

It’s that time of the week again, when we showcase the eccentric and unpredictable way of the wild. Our photographers and rangers head out into the bushveld with little expectation, but filled with hope. The expanse of land in our reserves means that wildlife roams free, and it’s up to us to track and observe…

Warren’s Weekly Wildlife Mix : Leopard in Front of Camp

Ivory Wilderness Riversong Camp is located on an elevated area overlooking the Klaserie River, which is a major drawcard for a wealth of wildlife. Game drives are always a highlight of any safari experience, but back at camp there are also exceptional sightings from the expansive, wrap-around deck area. While standing around chatting to Warren about the…

Breakfast at the Bush Bar : Our Version of a Danish Hygge

The natural soft hazy light of a typical Kruger morning gently complements the blinding turquoise of the sky. While the sun slowly emerges from the horizon, the diurnal creatures begin to rustle and our team works hard at creating the perfect setting for a breakfast at the Bush Bar. Nothing brings people together like classic, simple cuisine…

Week in Pics : Birds and Beasts

As fast as tumbleweed in the desert, the weeks seem to be rolling by. Soon we will be caught up the flurry of the festive season, which is why we take time to pause and reflect on Fridays. Friday is the day when we celebrate the sightings of the week and showcase our top images from each…