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My funny story: Cemented with nasty mud

  • December 13, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Staff

Funny everyday life stories from the bush: Rhulani’s ranger Alasdair tells us today about what happened after he took a bath in the nasty mud in sight of all his guests.

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Rhulani Minute Safari – Elephant scratching the butt

  • December 12, 2018 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

They eat their leaves and branches and, as we observe today, they like to scratch them at the trunk of the tree after a mud batch. Let’s watch this male elephant as he scratches his butt.

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Rhulani Insights 104 – The smoke detector in your room

  • December 09, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Accommodation, Rhulani insights

Rhulani is actually a very calm and safe place. But safety is still our top priority. In today’s blog, Rolf shows us how you, as our guest, are warned about a fire in your chalet. He introduces the “smoke detector” to you.

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My funny story: The supposed gecko in the bathtub

  • December 07, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Staff

Funny everyday life stories from the bush: Rhulani’s owner Rolf tells how we were surprised after a guest complained about a gecko in the bathtub.

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Win a cocktail - Rhulani’s guests create a bird encyclopedia

  • December 06, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Accommodation, Activities, Wildlife

Madikwe Game Reserve is a true bird paradise. According to the latest estimates, there are more than 400 different bird species. On 17 October 2018 we began to photograph the birds and to create an encyclopedia. Our guests win a cocktail at the bar when they send us a new bird photo. Follow the current status here!

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Rhulani Minute Safari – Giraffe crossing the road

  • December 05, 2018 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

Moving forward the two right legs, then the two left legs. This is the special way how giraffes are walking, just like crocodiles or camels. Today we observe this beautiful giraffe of Madikwe Game Reserve, as it is crossing the road in front of us.

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November update: Special kills

  • December 03, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Activities, Ranger's Blog, Wildlife

The exciting wildlife in Madikwe caused many surprises and highlights last month. We found predators at rather unusual kills, and we discovered some of the rare animals, by which even our experienced rangers were amazed. Welcome to our monthly report from November.

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Rhulani Minute Safari – Resting cheetah coalition

  • November 28, 2018 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

Let’s enjoy one minute staying next to two cheetah brothers that we have recently seen resting in the dry grass, in a nice shady spot. Let’s have a closer look at their special design of the fur and the beautiful face.

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My funny story: The impala hanging in the tree

  • November 25, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Staff

Funny everyday life stories from the bush: Rhulani’s Head Ranger Sean tells us a little anecdote from when he found an impala hanging in the tree.

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Rhulani Insights 103 – Preparing for High Tea

  • November 25, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Rhulani insights

In the quiet hours of the afternoon, our guests come out of their private chalets and join us in the main area of the lodge again. Just before the afternoon game drive we have prepared some snacks and refreshments here. Your High Tea is ready!

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