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Rhulani Minute Safari - Zebras in the green grass

  • January 22, 2020 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

Now that we are in the middle of the summer season, which sometimes brings us rain, our zebras enjoy the lush grasses and the green colors of nature.

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Rhulani Insights 133 – A Rock Orchid in Madikwe

  • January 19, 2020 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Rhulani insights

In the rainy season we find not only animals but also beautiful plants in the Madikwe Game Reserve. Today we show you a very rare flower which we have just found on our safari: a “Rock Orchid”.

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Rhulani Minute Safari - Abdominal training for lions

  • January 15, 2020 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

A loud roaring lion is a spectacular event that our guests get to see and hear with a bit of luck. As we observe in a close-up, the loud roar is also a true abdominal muscle workout. Impressive!

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Life of a Ranger: Greater Kudu

  • January 12, 2020 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Activities, Ranger's Blog, Wildlife

Did you know that a kudu can jump easily over a car? Rhulani’s Ranger Martin tells us more about this large antelope today, especially about the male with the beautiful horns, that are also known as the “grey ghosts” of the African bush.

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Rhulani Minute Safari - Elephant baby pelted with sand

  • January 08, 2020 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

These little baby elephants fully enjoy the bath in the dusty sand. The adult animals do this to protect the skin of the small ones and rid of insects and parasites.

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Rhulani Insights 132 - Our new drinking bottles

  • January 05, 2020 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Accommodation, Rhulani insights

For the new year, Rhulani Safari Lodge contributes to environmental sustainability: We have removed all plastic bottles at the lodge. For our daily game drives, all our guests receive a Rhulani drinking water bottle as a gift, which can be refilled at the dispenser station before departure.

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December update: black rhinos very relaxed

  • January 03, 2020 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Activities, Ranger's Blog, Wildlife

For the last time in 2019, let’s take a look at the activities of the animals in Madikwe Game Reserve, where there were many unique sightings to marvel at for us and our guests. Welcome to the December update from the bush and the animal statistics presented by Rhulani’s rangers.

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The joke with the egg-eating snake

  • January 03, 2020 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Ranger's Blog, Wildlife, Staff

News from our young ranger and «snake man» Martin: He recently found a snake in a bucket near our water tanks. A typical location for the dangerous puff adder. And it actually also looked like one…

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Rhulani Minute Safari - Monomogolo roaring at night

  • January 01, 2020 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

The afternoon game drive ends in the dark with a real highlight. Here lies the mighty lion male, whom we call “Monomogolo”, in the grass, and begins to roar, so that he freezes everything around him in fear.

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Life of a Ranger: Following a lion

  • December 29, 2019 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Activities, Ranger's Blog, Wildlife

Did you know that lions define their territory by means of so-called “scent marking”? Rhulani’s Head Ranger Sean introduces us today to two lion males that live very close to our lodge and he tells us more about these impressive big cats.

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