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 Post subject: Re: Where did you go ? ....and ....Where are you going?
Unread postPosted: Sat Apr 20, 2013 1:57 pm 
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Malealea wrote:
Hi Moose,

To be honest I just listed up the Parks in Afrika. If I would add it globaly there will come some additions... .

Anyway I have to say, that my Parents introduced to me to traveling since I was a Baby. Insteda of buying anew car they went on holidays. The many parks in South Afrika which I have visited is quite easy to explain. I´m comming from Germany but my Mom was born in South Afrika since 1996 I visit Southern Afrika regulary. From 2001-2003 I used to life in Lesotho. So instead of flying to Germany during my Holidays, I prefer to visit some Destinations in Southern Afrika. I bet that was a good decission. Except 2008 I haven´t visited South Afrika, but it´s time now :-) . Honestly I have to say that I have worked for 4 Month in namibia. After that I have done a treveling through Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe and Sambia. That is actually the explination for it. :-)

If you like I could sum up the global National Parks, but only if you wish otherwise I will leave it.


Thanks for the reply Malealea.
This started off as a complete surprise when I sat down and actually listed the Parks I have been to. I couldnt believe it !!! One tends to forget, over the years, where one has been. !!!!!
I should have added Yosemite NP , Yellowstone NP, Glacier NP , Mount St Helens (The volcano !!! ) and Grand Teton all in the USA. My SO is from USA and we visited those parks on our trips there. But (to repeat) I just couldnt believe how long the list was. :big_eyes:
Its great to hear from others where they have been and which ones they really liked.Thats why I would still like to visit a few on my bucket list :wink: You are lucky to have worked and lived in some great places. I envy you !!

My favourites are still KRUGER, Kgalagadi and Mana Pools .
In fact just being in the WILD with the absolute peace and quiet and the magnificant sunsets and sun rises is wonderful!!

II LOVE IT !!

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AND HAVE JUST BOOKED 3 WEEKS IN SEPT 14 AND ANOTHER 3 WEEKS IN NOV 14 !!!!


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 Post subject: Re: Where did you go ? ....and ....Where are you going?
Unread postPosted: Sat Apr 20, 2013 8:56 pm 
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Hi Moose,

If I´m telling you my age you might be even more surprised (actually 26).

Anyway you batteled me now my NP come :-)

Germany:

National Park Unteres Odertal (employee)
Nationalpark Jasmund (employee)
Bavarian Woods
Eifel
Boddenlandschaft
Müritz
(the last to a German names how they are called in Englisch I don´t know)
UK
Breacon Beacon
Soth Downs
New Forest

Baltic Staates

Kurische Nehrung
Gauja

US

Zion,
Yosemiti
Grand Canyon
Yellowstone
Arches
Bryce Canyon
crater Lake
Evergaldes
Cascade (I know that I have been in the Forest but I don´t know if this part belongs to the NP already)

in RSA did I mentionend table Mountains and Bontebock???

in Namibia I´d like to add
Daan Vilijoen NP
Ai Ais Richtersveld
Popa Nationalpark

in Zimbabwe
Matopos
Victoria Falls (if we declare it as a NP)

Best Regards

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 Post subject: Re: Where did you go ? ....and ....Where are you going?
Unread postPosted: Tue Apr 23, 2013 8:37 pm 
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Malealea wrote:
Hi Moose,

If I´m telling you my age you might be even more surprised (actually 26).

Anyway you batteled me now my NP come :-)

Germany:

National Park Unteres Odertal (employee)
Nationalpark Jasmund (employee)
Bavarian Woods
Eifel
Boddenlandschaft
Müritz
(the last to a German names how they are called in Englisch I don´t know)
UK
Breacon Beacon
Soth Downs
New Forest

Baltic Staates

Kurische Nehrung
Gauja

US

Zion,
Yosemiti
Grand Canyon
Yellowstone
Arches
Bryce Canyon
crater Lake
Evergaldes
Cascade (I know that I have been in the Forest but I don´t know if this part belongs to the NP already)

in RSA did I mentionend table Mountains and Bontebock???

in Namibia I´d like to add
Daan Vilijoen NP
Ai Ais Richtersveld
Popa Nationalpark

in Zimbabwe
Matopos
Victoria Falls (if we declare it as a NP)

Best Regards


A real travelling man !!! Its great to see that you have visited parks in the 4 corners of our little earth :dance:
But to hear that someone has done it all before age 26 is absolutely astounding.. :shock:
Imagine in 20 years when you are my age where you have been !!!
Any favourites ???

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 Post subject: Re: Where did you go ? ....and ....Where are you going?
Unread postPosted: Tue Apr 23, 2013 9:15 pm 
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Hi Moose,

Yes indeed there are few other spaces I wanna go. e.g Samibia --> Kafue

Then Tanzania --> Selous

India_ Gir Fores and Sanadars NP

Then some Np in South America e.G Patagonia or Fireland

Well then I wanna go to Siberia once. You see some spaces left. I I assume If I´m dealing with these countres, there are more to come.

Oh I forgott Lake Kariba and Mana Pools.

Whats abour you?

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