Wildlife at Inyati

Enjoy the wildlife mix from my Inyati Lodge safaris trips at Sabi Sands. Mama-phant & Baby-phant I love birds – weird colors, textures and form factors. I’m so happy those dinosaurs survived. Hypo wakeup Baboons Landscapes Rhinos and Oxpeckers Buffaloes […]

The Wild Dogs of Sabi Sands

On my last day at the Inyati Lodge I had the great luck to see Wild Dogs on a hunt or at the end. These creatures require huge hunting territories as they have to share it with other competing predators. They […]

The Selati Males – A coalition of four male lions in Sabi Sands

The Inyati Lodge was my next stop. Actually this was my first real game lodge and an incredible experience of wildlife and luxury. I will come back to this with an dedicated post but first I want to share my […]

Wildlife at Umkumbe (Sabi Sands)

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Sabi Sands – Umkumbe

You pass Shawn’s Gate in the south of the Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve and you delve into your past and very origin. It is awakening something that deeply buried in our DNA – at least for me it feels […]

Arriving in South Africa

Before I am going to arrive I first have to rant a little bit. I promise this will not happen afterwards. <Rant> Lufthansa sucks! A secure and timely departure is just not enough, especially when you burn years of accumulated […]

Diceros Bicornis (Black Rhino)

Probably one of my most lucky visuals. Diceros bicornis or the Black Rhino is considered critically endangered by IUCN. This one was a female and I was about 30m away from her. It was impossible to get closer and Frank my Ranger […]

Paul Bocuse

Ja es gibt ihn wirklich! …und ich kann immer noch nicht glauben, dass ich nicht vom Tisch Richtung Pass gesprintet bin, als Josef mit diesem dämlichen Grinsen zurückkam. Da ich kein Poet bin, werde ich nicht vergeblich versuchen die geschmackliche […]

Kleinkram…

Schade das solches Material untergeht im Hai-Hype! Ist trotzdem beeindruckend sich im Esspfad einer Schildkröte zu legen und zu beobachten wie sie einen quasi überfährt.

Hammerheads

Same day as before, just before breakfast. Incredible experience. At the very north east of the reef you drop into blue water and just wait and they come to watch.