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Highlight of the year: A Leopard kill next to our vehicle

  • October 22, 2017 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Activities, Ranger's Blog, Wildlife

Last Thursday, the biggest safari highlight of the year happened, just in front of our eyes. After a long time we discovered the wonderful leopard “Munye”. We followed him for a short time when he was walking through the savannah. Then we saw how he killed a warthog right next to our vehicle. Our guests followed the spectacle and were blown away by this once in a lifetime experience.

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Looking for the Big5 - E6: Spotting baby elephants

  • October 19, 2017 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Activities, Ranger's Blog, Wildlife

Have you ever dreamed of becoming a ranger? In Episode 6 Rhulani Safari Lodge Field Guide Alasdair finds us a heard of elephants with little babies, and a mother protecting them. Hold your breath!

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Rhulani Minute Safari - The elephant with one tusk

  • October 18, 2017 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

If an elephant once in its life breaks a tusk, it does not grow again, it is lost. It is just a tooth, and not a nail or horn like the horn from a rhinoceros. Here we meet an elephant bull with just one tusk.

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Rhulani Insights 076 - Aloes in Rhulani’s entrance circle

  • October 15, 2017 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Rhulani insights

Let’s walk through Rhulani’s entrance circle today and let us take a look at the first impressions our arriving guests get from our lodge. It would be exaggerated to say that it is a “garden”, but there are some very nice aloes, which welcome our guests.

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Rhulani Minute Safari - White rhino in the dry grass

  • October 11, 2017 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

After an intense rainy season until April the grass in Madikwe is slightly higher than normal. Here we find this magnificent white rhino male, as he walks peacefully in the completely dried up, but still very high grass. He is not at all disturbed by us, so watch him for a minute!

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Rhulani renews “Atta”-membership

  • October 06, 2017 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Accommodation

Rhulani is a proud member of African Travel & Tourism Association (Atta). We have just renewed our membership for the period 2017/2018.

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Looking for the Big5 - E5: A coalition or a pride of lions?

  • October 05, 2017 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Activities, Ranger's Blog, Wildlife

Have you ever dreamed of becoming a ranger? In Episode 5 Rhulani Safari Lodge Field Guide Alasdair shows us a female lion, which we are following and learn more about pride (or coalition?) of lions.

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Rhulani Minute Safari - Loads of elephants at the pan

  • October 04, 2017 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

If there is water somewhere in the dry season, elephants are usually not far. These large mammals enjoy the water in various ways. They can splash around, take a mud bath and the most important, they can have a drink.

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September update: one highlight after the other

  • October 02, 2017 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Activities, Ranger's Blog, Wildlife

Every day there are new surprises and unique animal sightings in Rhulani as our statistics show. The September, which had just ended, was full of special events, so that one highlight after another followed. Here is our monthly summary.

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Rhulani Insights 075 - Early morning coffee table

  • October 01, 2017 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Rhulani insights

What is the first action of a day at Rhulani? Your wake-up call and then get ready for a new day. But what is the second action? Let’s go to the morning coffee table, where you will get a hot coffee or tea before your morning game drive. This is the topic of today’s blog.

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