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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Thu Feb 06, 2014 5:37 am

Mizzbee, I agree. I find Impala quite beautiful. They certainly have survived where many have failed.

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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Grantmissy » Thu Feb 06, 2014 7:10 am

Thank you everybody for posting such 8) photo’s and making this such a pleasant thread to visit for a bit of unplanned and “free” travelling :D :thumbs_up: .

Mizzbee the Impalas of the Kruger are my favourite animals. To me they always look so proud and “unruffled” in a non-arrogant way.
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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Thu Feb 06, 2014 12:09 pm

Mizzbee & MM...Super pics of the Impies....They are just so sweet!!!! and always a pleasure to see. :dance: :dance:
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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby mizzbee » Thu Feb 06, 2014 7:50 pm

A different photographic angle to your Impala picture MM :thumbs_up:

I am also enjoying my "visit and “free” travelling" Grantmissy. I have been a lurker on the forums for many years, preferring just to read what others have had to say and only occasionally making the odd comment. This thread appealed because it provided a way that I could show my photos and sometime impart my views in a short concise manner.

This particular photo appeals to me and I am not sure why. It just seems so surreal, maybe because of the hills in the background. It was taken some years back on the Crocodile River Road, a favourite road of mine. Last time I travelled on this road, it was so badly rutted, it became very unpleasant. They only sighting to break the monotony were Impala
Trrp-trrrrrrrr wrote:always a pleasure to see
Maybe the other animals knew better.

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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Fri Feb 07, 2014 5:56 am

mizzbee wrote:This particular photo appeals to me and I am not sure why. It just seems so surreal, maybe because of the hills in the background.

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Mizzbee...It is so beautiful .....as it has so many different elements of Kruger in it. :clap: :clap:

Today I have chosen the open plains.
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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Fri Feb 07, 2014 6:43 am

I do love your pic, Mizzbee. It is, again, so typical of that special mystery.

Trrp :thumbs_up: the ultimate feeling of freedom.

Something that I never cease to enjoy is the Kruger rock formations. They talk of ancient times way before human memory.

Of course, having these two cuties as decoration helps to set the scene.

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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Grantmissy » Fri Feb 07, 2014 7:03 am

Mizzbee our travels here are :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up:

I am busy packing my cooler box. I am off to Mooiplaas.
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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Fri Feb 07, 2014 7:18 am

GM, good choice. 8)

I am going to be off to Mooiplaas in August. This time around I will try to remember to take my camera.
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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby mizzbee » Fri Feb 07, 2014 9:06 pm

Another wonderful turn of phrase MM.
Meandering Mouse wrote:Of course, having these two cuties as decoration helps to set the scene.

Trrp-trrrrrrrr wrote:Today I have chosen the open plains.
I do enjoy wide open spaces and love the view from Nkumbe viewsite. You can almost see “forever”

Enjoy your visit to Mooiplaas Grantmissy.

This weekend I will be spending some time at Balule. I am hoping for one of these sun rises
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and also wish to share a few giggles with the resident hyena/s.
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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Grantmissy » Sat Feb 08, 2014 4:57 am

Great photos Mizzbee
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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Sat Feb 08, 2014 5:14 am

Mizzbee...Stunning surnrise :clap: :clap:

I too love Balule. :thumbs_up: ..Hope you don't mind... packed my bag and will be joining you for the weekend. 8)
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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Sat Feb 08, 2014 6:08 am

I agree, Balule is magic. Mizzbee, your sunrise says it all.

Last time I was at Balule was the time I forgot my camera. :wall: :wall: :wall: so no kiekies.

This is of the Olifants taken on a trip many years ago,

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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Sat Feb 08, 2014 6:17 am

MM...*SIGH* Will join you too, for coffee on the terrace. :mrgreen: :dance:
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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Sat Feb 08, 2014 8:55 am

Ah indeed, Amarula coffee would be perfect :thumbs_up:
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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby mizzbee » Sat Feb 08, 2014 5:47 pm

You are very welcome Trrrp. Sundowners at six.

Beautiful photographed MM. :clap: A very different expression of a much photographed river.
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