Day 54 to 56: The lion, the rhino and I

Friday and Saturday I was staying overnight at the Addo Elephant Park. And I had some problems with my internet connection, therefore I could only post these pictures today. — Von Freitag auf Samstag war ich dieses mal über Nacht im Addo Elephant Park. Und da ich die vergangenen Tage leider Schwierigkeiten mit meiner Internet-VerbindungContinue reading “Day 54 to 56: The lion, the rhino and I”

Day 41: Whale watching without whales

Today we took a boat trip to watch whales in the Algoa Bay, but even though this time of the year the Southern right whales are frequently seen in this area, we were out of luck: No whales today. Instead we got some dolphins and lots of penguins. — Heute haben wir einen Bootsausflug inContinue reading “Day 41: Whale watching without whales”

Day 29: Over night in the Karoo National Park

Sunset in the Karoo / Sonnenuntergang in der Karoo Night in the Karoo / Nacht in der Karoo The night in the Karoo, away from every larger settlement, is nearly pitch black, making it an excellent spot for star gazing. — Die Nacht in der Karoo ist stockdunkel, da kaum größere Städte in der UmgebungContinue reading “Day 29: Over night in the Karoo National Park”

Day 15: Wildlife

Camdeboo National Park   Why including two different national parks in one blog entry? Not only because I travelled there the last weekend, but also because there is the pretentious plan to once connect both parks with a grassland conservation zone. Today the two parks already work together in the Mountain Zebra – Camdeboo CorridorContinue reading “Day 15: Wildlife”