Skip to content

SANParks.org Forums

View unanswered posts | View active topics






Post new topic Reply to topic  Page 2 of 2
 [ 23 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: Lion shows tourist why you must stay in your car
Unread postPosted: Tue Jan 21, 2014 9:11 pm 
Offline
Moderator
Moderator
User avatar

Joined: Thu Dec 30, 2004 5:54 pm
Posts: 43033
Location: Somerset West, Cape Town
Hi Stark, which part would you like translated?

_________________
Sawubona
Dalene


It's not too late at all. You just don't yet know what you are capable of. Mahatma Gandhi


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Lion shows tourist why you must stay in your car
Unread postPosted: Tue Jan 21, 2014 9:12 pm 
Offline
Virtual Ranger
Virtual Ranger
User avatar

Joined: Mon May 26, 2008 1:52 am
Posts: 2219
Location: Arizona, USA
The part in Afrikaans please.

_________________
"Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors." West African Proverb


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Lion shows tourist why you must stay in your car
Unread postPosted: Tue Jan 21, 2014 9:15 pm 
Offline
Moderator
Moderator
User avatar

Joined: Thu Dec 30, 2004 5:54 pm
Posts: 43033
Location: Somerset West, Cape Town
Ah Ok - the one in the Beeld. I was looking at the News24 one.

_________________
Sawubona
Dalene


It's not too late at all. You just don't yet know what you are capable of. Mahatma Gandhi


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Lion shows tourist why you must stay in your car
Unread postPosted: Tue Jan 21, 2014 9:17 pm 
Offline
Virtual Ranger
Virtual Ranger
User avatar

Joined: Mon May 26, 2008 1:52 am
Posts: 2219
Location: Arizona, USA
Sorry DB I should have clarified. :thumbs_up:

_________________
"Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors." West African Proverb


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Lion shows tourist why you must stay in your car
Unread postPosted: Tue Jan 21, 2014 9:26 pm 
Offline
Moderator
Moderator
User avatar

Joined: Thu Dec 30, 2004 5:54 pm
Posts: 43033
Location: Somerset West, Cape Town
No prob, I was searching the News24 for Afrikaans :lol: :lol:

I have added a very rough Google translation to the post with the Beeld article - hopefully you will get the gist of the story; I did fix some of the worst grammar.

_________________
Sawubona
Dalene


It's not too late at all. You just don't yet know what you are capable of. Mahatma Gandhi


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Lion shows tourist why you must stay in your car
Unread postPosted: Tue Jan 21, 2014 9:28 pm 
Offline
Virtual Ranger
Virtual Ranger
User avatar

Joined: Mon May 26, 2008 1:52 am
Posts: 2219
Location: Arizona, USA
Thanks DB, wow.

It is amazing that the human race doesn't end up on the menu more often than we do.

_________________
"Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors." West African Proverb


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Lion shows tourist why you must stay in your car
Unread postPosted: Wed Jan 22, 2014 4:07 am 
Offline
Junior Virtual Ranger
Junior Virtual Ranger
User avatar

Joined: Tue Jul 29, 2008 2:02 am
Posts: 3633
Location: Perth, Western Australia
I found this quite interesting given our upcoming trip later this year. We are planning a visit to the major Kenya parks and then down to SA for a 10 day Kruger visit.

We are doing self drive in Kenya and are hiring a Landy for this (some of the roads look dodgy) - most of the Landy's and other vehicles available for "safari" tours have pop up roofs for people to stand and watch. Photo's I've seen have people protruding through the roofs taking photo's etc. Quite different to what we will experience in Kruger where no protrusion is allowed.

I will have to monitor the animals behaviour in both situations and see if I can come up with a behavorial theory :twisted: :lol:

_________________
“ Every year elephants were becoming scarcer and wilder south of the Zambezi, so that it had become impossible to make a living by hunting at all. ” FC Selous 1881


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Lion shows tourist why you must stay in your car
Unread postPosted: Sun May 25, 2014 8:58 am 
Offline
Legendary Virtual Ranger
Legendary Virtual Ranger
User avatar

Joined: Tue Jun 07, 2005 8:47 pm
Posts: 13516
Location: meandering between senility and menopause
FAC Member (2013)
This is worth re-posting as a reminder.

_________________
The bird doesn't sing because it has answers, it sings because it has a song.


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 23 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2



Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group

Webcams Highlights

Addo Nossob Orpen Satara
Addo Nossob Orpen Satara
Submitted by rodandginge at 22:49:35 Submitted by Ellies at 21:12:23 Submitted by manicwalker at 05:15:58 Submitted by manicwalker at 05:19:49