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A waterhole surprise.

A waterhole surprise.

One hot Kgalagadi morning we saw an amazing sight. A large eland herd was walking along the Auob riverbed. This is a rare sight and eland are not the easiest of antelope to watch, they tend to be skittish and like to watch us from far away. This herd, however, was...

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This heron lives on the edge.

This heron lives on the edge.

There are about 60 odd hippos in the Sunset Dam in Kruger Park. It also has a fair share of crocodiles. Naturally, water birds and wading birds flock there as well but this is about the resident Grey Heron. The heron seemed to be standing in the center of the lake....

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The red sand trap!

The red sand trap!

I had heard of the red sand of the Kgalagadi desert and something had been drawing me there for years. I just never could get there somehow something or the other would come up and I had to reschedule. The day it came was the beginning of a serious life-affirming...

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Welcome

Welcome

Welcome to the DreadLion blog. I hope to be able to share exciting stories and information here with all our clients and friends. The safaris we are doing all over South Africa certainly give me a lot of material to work with. I hope you will enjoy the photos and...

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