Jerry & Patty along with friends Florence and Frank just got back from their trip to South Africa which included time in the Sabi Sands near Kruger National Park, Tswalu Kalahari Reserve and the Cape Winelands.
In short, we had a really excellent trip. All the facilities were great, the game viewing fantastic, the Johannesburg and Cape Town experiences memorable, the winelands fantastic. The Johannesburg and Cape Town guides were especially good.
Happily, we had some really good luck on the trip. We got to Table Mountain first thing on the first morning we were there, and after an hour we were set to leave, and the cloud came over at just that moment. The cable car was closed from that point on for the rest of our stay due to the cloud and wind! At Tswalu, we were able to see a buffalo repositioning (only day in the year that this occurred) and some rhino marking (only happens during a three day period once each year.)
Also at Tswalu we saw the reintroduction of the African Wild Dog.