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Day 139: … as if there was no coronary crisis at all

  • August 12, 2020 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Accommodation

Read how Rhulani Safari Lodge masters the daily challenge in times of the coronavirus and how we prepare ourselves for the future. Thoughts from Rhulani’s owner Rolf who lives in Switzerland. Today: … as if there was no coronary crisis at all

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Rhulani Minute Safari - White rhino male eating

  • August 12, 2020 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

Enjoy for a minute the proximity and calmness of a male, white rhinoceros that grazes peacefully.

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Life of a Ranger: Buffalo Herd

  • August 09, 2020 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Activities, Ranger's Blog, Wildlife

Did you know that there are big herds of buffalo you can find in Madikwe Game Reserve? Rhulani’s head ranger Sean tells us more about this fascinating animal and why for him the buffalo is the most dangerous of the Big 5.

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Rhulani wins TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award

  • August 05, 2020 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Accommodation

Rhulani Safari Lodge informs that it has won the Travelers’ Choice Award 2020 from TripAdvisor. This is a wonderful appreciation of our performance, and thanks go to our employees and our guests who rate us with friendly comments and high scores.

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Rhulani Minute Safari - At a den of spotted hyenas

  • August 05, 2020 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

We find a hidden hyena den. We find the mother with the two cubs, but of course we stay at a distance. Wonderful to see the spotted hyenas so relaxed and it was so amazing when the mother approached us to drink water.

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Rhulani Insights 147 – The roof of the game drive vehicle

  • August 02, 2020 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Activities, Rhulani insights

The vehicle with which you go on the daily safari is open. So you always enjoy the fresh air of the African bush and an open, wide view of the savannah to watch the animals. The vehicle also has a roof, but not always. Rolf tells us more about this today.

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Rhulani Minute Safari - Lioness looking for an easy catch

  • July 29, 2020 | Rolf Steiner

During the day the lion pride is lying in the shade and sleeps. A little noise from an animal nearby, and the lioness is wide awake. She looks with a fixed gaze in one direction and watchful ears. Is that an easy catch?

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Life of a Ranger: Sandy Elephant

  • July 26, 2020 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Activities, Ranger's Blog, Wildlife

Did you know that baby elephants have a very short trunk, and so the adult animals are making sure that the little ones get rid of ticks and flies? Rhulani’s ranger Alasdair tells us more about the protective behaviour of these big mammals, and see our funny guide acting with all his passion.

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Rolf’s Lockdown Diary: Day 91 to 120

  • July 24, 2020 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Accommodation

Read how Rhulani Safari Lodge masters the daily challenge in times of the coronavirus and how we prepare ourselves for the future. Thoughts from Rhulani’s owner Rolf who lives in Switzerland. Read here from day 91 to day 120.

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Observation hide: Rhulani’s biggest project ever is finished

  • July 24, 2020 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Accommodation, Activities

Very proudly, but also a with bit of sadness, at Rhulani Safari Lodge we have completed the largest, most expensive and most fantastic construction project in our history: The underground observation hide directly at the water hole. We are proud because we are so excited and satisfied about the result. Sad, however, because we haven’t had the opportunity to show the hide to our guests because of the corona crisis. The day that we can hardly wait for will come with the reopening. Here is a review of this project.

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