My First Big Five Safari

I love nature trips. Even the city slicker that I am won’t miss the opportunity to head out. I’ve been on many trips but never quite make it on an organised Safari trip. So this time around, we booked two trips one at night and another in the morning. The weather was chilly on both but the action was hot enough. I was very happy that we managed to spot the big five on this trip but I’ve been told to lower my expectations on my next Safari trip.

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Searching for Tau in the Pilanesberg

It’s a cold, late summer morning. I’m on an early morning safari truck, tightly wrapped up in a blanket. I’m desperately trying to protect my face from the icy lashes hurtling towards it as we drive through the park. So far this morning, we have spotted a rhino, various buck, a black backed jackal and zebras. I think we’re having a good run but now, we’re fiercely searching for Tau. Continue reading