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a week in the bush: vol 44

Thumbnail image for a week in the bush: vol 44 by Sabi Sabi March 26, 2015

Autumn is now in full swing and with the bush losing most of its colour in the form of foliage and migratory birds it makes up for it with some magical sightings. Our guests have been treated to an abundance of wildlife and the rangers have been been just as excited, with regular sightings of […]

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patience is the key

Thumbnail image for patience is the key by Sabi Sabi March 24, 2015

For first time safari goers the main goal is mostly to experience as much of the African bush as possible in a short space of time. Which makes perfect sense as who wouldn’t like to see the Big 5 on a trip to Africa and tick as many boxes as you can? This phenomena is […]

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monochrome monday #14

Thumbnail image for monochrome monday #14 by Sabi Sabi March 23, 2015

“To photograph is to hold one’s breath, when all faculties converge to capture fleeting reality. It’s at that precise moment that mastering an image becomes a great physical and intellectual joy.” ― Henri Cartier-Bresson Welcome to another installment of our wildlife in monochrome segment.  Some moments witnessed do most certainly take your breath away, while […]

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a week in the bush: vol 43

Thumbnail image for a week in the bush: vol 43 by Sabi Sabi March 19, 2015

Asking a ranger what time of year is the best time to visit the bush always starts a great debate; it’s like asking newlyweds what part of their partner do they love the most – there is no part, you love them as a whole! Even I am unable to choose just one time of […]

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wild dogs

Thumbnail image for wild dogs by Sabi Sabi March 17, 2015

Not often one of the animals on an international traveller’s checklist. Not as regal as a male lion, or as iconic as a large bull elephant wandering across the African plains. In fact we probably get 10 times more requests to see giraffe and zebra than the African Wild Dog. Why? I put this down […]

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monochrome monday #13

Thumbnail image for monochrome monday #13 by Sabi Sabi March 16, 2015

‘Black and white are the colors of photography. To me they symbolize the alternatives of hope and despair to which mankind is forever subjected.’ – Robert Frank Black and white photography always helps to portray emotions and really highlights the spectacles of the bush here at Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve. It can help to […]

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a week in the bush: vol 42

Thumbnail image for a week in the bush: vol 42 by Sabi Sabi March 12, 2015

Most people of the working class that work Monday through to Friday wake up early to get their day under way in a successful manner, however, some people may require a little more time than others to complete their various morning rituals before being able to leave for the office. This principle is no different […]

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cycle highlights january 2015

Thumbnail image for cycle highlights january 2015 by Sabi Sabi March 11, 2015

With it being January as well as our summer time means the fruiting season of the Marula tree and in turn the arrival of elephants from all over. Not only the breeding herds, but also the gigantic males that follow them and also crave the delicious little fruits. It is said that the males also […]

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my cycle highlights – january/february 2015

Thumbnail image for my cycle highlights – january/february 2015 by Sabi Sabi March 10, 2015

“We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful  law of nature.” – Edmund burke My cycle started off with a big bang and a lot of excitement with changes happening in the African bush. On my first drive back we found tracks for a pride of lions, ‘Zulu’ (my […]

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highlights: february 2015

Thumbnail image for highlights: february 2015 by Sabi Sabi March 10, 2015

This is a collection of images that we feel are highlights of the month of February 2015. Some are amazing pictures and some are rare sightings or even exciting events at the Sabi Sabi lodges. Enjoy our highlights of the month.

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