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Rhulani Minute Safari - Elephants having fun in the mud

  • October 17, 2018 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

In the later afternoon of a dry winter day, a visit to the waterhole is a double pleasure for the elephants. Here they can not only have a drink, but also play around in the wet mud. Funny!

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How good is the wifi in the lodge?

  • October 15, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Accommodation

Even in the middle of the African bush, access to internet has become a matter of course. This is also the case in Rhulani Safari Lodge. We offer free wifi in all guest rooms and main areas of the lodge. But how good is our internet?

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First rain: lightning, thunder and even hail

  • October 14, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Accommodation

We are looking forward to this moment every year. Even bets are made on the exact date. This time it was on Saturday, October 13th. The first real rainfall ushered in the beginning of the rainy season in Madikwe Game Reserve.

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Rhulani Insights 100 – Talking about the Sickle Bush of Madikwe

  • October 14, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Ranger's Blog, Rhulani insights

If you drive on safari through the Madikwe reserve to look for animals, then one of the typical plants of the reserve will be a constant companion: the Sickle Bush. Let’s talk about it with Sean today.

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My funny story: The elephant’s fifth leg

  • October 11, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Ranger's Blog, Staff

Funny everyday life stories from the bush: Rhulani’s field guide Sean tells us a little anecdote from when he was conducting a game drive with many guests, and he suddenly bumped into an elephant which was in musth.

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Rhulani Minute Safari - A lion and a serval

  • October 10, 2018 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

One thing we learned during our safari experiences is NOT to run away when you are facing a lion. Hard to believe ... but observing how this little serval behaves in this situation, we get the feeling that the recommendation is actually true!

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September update: Gracious and elegant like a giraffe

  • October 04, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Activities, Ranger's Blog, Wildlife

In the month of September, we experienced a remarkable change from the cool winter to a very summer-like climate. The quality of the safaris for our guests was at best level. The unforgettable sunsets over Madikwe and a joke of our funny ranger Alasdair will be remembered.

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My funny story: At the wrong “Rhulani”

  • October 04, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Staff

Funny everyday life stories from the bush: Rhulani’s assistant manager Carla tells us how surprised she was when new guests were arriving at the lodge but we could not find the respective booking. And the lodge was full that day…

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Rhulani Safari Lodge - A bushbuck in the lodge

  • October 03, 2018 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

Have you ever seen a bushbuck on a safari in #Madikwe Game Reserve? You actually see this antelope rarely or never. But lately a bushbuck lives with us in the lodge.

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Rhulani Insights 099 – The telephone in your private chalet

  • September 30, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Accommodation, Rhulani insights

Although you are in the African bush, at Rhulani you have free wifi in your room and even a telephone, with which you can get in touch with other rooms, the reception or the night guard.

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