DIFFICULT START

From time to time a game drive can have a difficult start if one of Thanda’s Elephant villa decides to have a snack in the driveway to the Lodge. But our guests enjoyed observing this gentle giant for a quite a while.

๐Ÿ“ท Picture by Christian Sperka

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MONDAY GREETINGS …

… from a young male Elephant using a branch broken off a tree ๐Ÿ˜Š

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Little Lions

LITTLE LIONS are one of my favorite photography subjects. These two did a synchronized walk for my photo shoot ๐Ÿ˜Š

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WHAT A NOSE

An Elephant’s trunk contains over 40,000 muscles. A human body contains a mere 639 muscles!

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Another Bird Ringing Weekend at Thanda Safari

The last bird ringing with James Rawdon was a big success so we are repeating the exercise from 25 to 27 June.

… and I will be around to take bird and ‘guest with bird’ pictures, and help with bird photography questions.

Don’t miss this weekend and get up close and personal with our birds ๐Ÿ˜Š

For inquiries or reservations contact reservations@thanda.co.za or +27325860149

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SPIRALS

My favorite spiral-horned antelopes: Kudus!

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WHAT A WEEKEND

Just relaxing before the new week starts!

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IN A HURRY

I took this picture when the Giraffe mum was in a hurry to get to the waterhole and the little one was trying to get a drink at the same time.

And the mother was chewing a bone from a carcass to replenish minerals in her body while she was striding towards the water.

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WINTER EVENING

My Green Mamba at Thanda Safari’s Sulela Dam this evening just as the sun set.

I love winter evenings!

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