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Rhulani Minute Safari - At full speed to an elephant bull

  • June 20, 2018 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

From very far we see that there is an elephant bull on the straight road. Of course we drive there as fast as possible. The elephant is eating a few thorny bushes and passes by our vehicle.

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5 star grading confirmed with even higher score

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

Rhulani Safari Lodge informs that the annual assessment by the “Tourism Grading Council of South Africa” brought us the expected confirmation of our 5-star grading.

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Rhulani Minute Safari - Cheetah female dating

  • June 13, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Wildlife

During a recent game drive with our guests, surprisingly we found one of the cheetah females, as she was just having a rendezvous with the two males of the so called “Phinda Coalition”. “Finally,” one is tempted to say. We waited a long time for this moment!

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Rhulani Insights 091 – Homemade marula jam from our Chef

  • June 10, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Accommodation, Rhulani insights

Do you think that Rhulani Safari Lodge is located in a barren, dry steppe? Not at all! In our lodge we have large marula trees, which give us delicious fruits, with which our Chef Mavis prepares first-class jam for your perfect breakfast.

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Finally: Cheetah female dates the cheetah males

  • June 08, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Activities, Conservation, Ranger's Blog, Wildlife

What spectacular news in the middle of the quiet winter time. During a recent game drive with our guests, surprisingly we found one of the cheetah females, as she was just having a rendezvous with the two males of the so called “Phinda Coalition”. “Finally,” one is tempted to say. We waited a long time for this moment!

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May update: The month of the giraffe

  • June 08, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Activities, Ranger's Blog, Wildlife

Traditionally, May was the quietest month of the year, measured by the number of guests visiting Madikwe Game Reserve. The few visitors enjoyed a private atmosphere with unforgettable game viewing. Welcome to our monthly report from the bush.

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Rhulani Minute Safari – A pride of lions at night

  • June 06, 2018 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

It was quite difficult to find this big pride of lions in between the many bushes. But the occasional roars of the adults and the sounds of the playing cubs have been leading us in the right direction. See here many lionesses with their cubs, very active at night.

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Rhulani Minute Safari - An almost newborn rhino

  • May 30, 2018 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

This little white rhino has been born recently. Instead of the horn, it has only a small stump. But it is already very active and is well protected by its mother.

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Welcome to the “Ferrari Safari”

  • May 29, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Activities, Ranger's Blog, Wildlife

A safari is a cozy, relaxing activity. Slowly you drive through the wild landscape, enjoy the peace, looking for animals. But it may be that your Ranger suddenly presses the gas pedal down and rushes away. Welcome to your «Ferrari Safari».

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Rhulani Insights 090 – Ranger Alasdair’s dog Pixie

  • May 27, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Rhulani insights

Our ranger Alasdair, also called “Captain Redbeard”, is widely known as a “funny guy”. Today we visit him in his home at Rhulani, and we also get to know his loyal dog Pixie.

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