Mala Mala Game Reserve, South Africa

Published: May 14th 2010
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Buckle up...this is a lot of photos! In the couple days prior to our arrival in Richard’s Bay, the arrangements for our safari were finalized. Once we docked in Richard’s Bay, South Africa, our group of eight was taken to the Richard’s Bay Airport where we boarded a 10-passenger Cessna Grand Caravan for our 90-minute charter flight to the Mala Mala Camp private airstrip. We were met by Ryan,... Read Full Entry

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Swat Those BirdsSwat Those Birds
Swat Those Birds

This zebra has five birds picking at him.

They are very playful animals, specially when they have gas.
Give Him a NudgeGive Him a Nudge
Give Him a Nudge

He's about ready to give him a bump down the little hill.
Vervet MonkeyVervet Monkey
Vervet Monkey

Look at the face and coloring of this tree animal.
Hey MomHey Mom
Hey Mom

Is that you up there?
I Got My Eye on YouI Got My Eye on You
I Got My Eye on You

She's looking down on junior.
Not Sure?Not Sure?
Not Sure?

This looks like a sandpiper or kingfisher
Pied KingfisherPied Kingfisher
Pied Kingfisher

A cute little bird.
Hornbills in the RoadHornbills in the Road
Hornbills in the Road

A couple of yellow-billed hornbills sit in the road.
Going for a SwimGoing for a Swim
Going for a Swim

Momma and younster taking a dip in the river.
They are All Doing ItThey are All Doing It
They are All Doing It

They are all cooling off from the hot afternoon sun.
Look at Me!Look at Me!
Look at Me!

This one is having a blast.
Another SundownerAnother Sundowner
Another Sundowner

The guys set up for another evening of drinks, snacks and sunset.
The PhotographersThe Photographers
The Photographers

Doug catching Annette taking Elizabeth who is getting ready to take Ryan.
And a Beautiful Sunset It WasAnd a Beautiful Sunset It Was
And a Beautiful Sunset It Was

Great clouds add to the majesty.
And Got Even BetterAnd Got Even Better
And Got Even Better

The colors became radiant.
Pink and Blue TooPink and Blue Too
Pink and Blue Too

The colors got richer as it set.

After the sundowner, we spotted this leopard in the bushes.
The Big One!The Big One!
The Big One!

As we were near the airstrip, we could see a pair of eyes making its way in our direction. A beautiful male lion came into view and slowly walked past us.
In Hot PursuitIn Hot Pursuit
In Hot Pursuit

We slowly got ahead of him and kept pace. He was unphased.

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