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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby tent dweller » Wed Dec 04, 2013 5:35 pm

mizzbee, yum, yum, yum, yum, yum, yum :whistle: :whistle:
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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Thu Dec 05, 2013 6:13 am

Mizzbee, it was Mestel dam. :thumbs_up: I do love to just sit.. and it is an early morning coffee stop.

This was taken on New Year's day at Mestel dam. There were only two cars. The fellow in the car next to me looked as though he was needing a good sleep. :wink:

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Later, on my way back to camp, I passed a car driving very slowly. It was following this.

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Just a picture of the first day of the year, a road and solitude.

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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Thu Dec 05, 2013 6:21 am

Beautiful MM. :clap: :clap: This is not doing my homesickness any good this morning. :lol: :lol: *sigh*
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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Grantmissy » Thu Dec 05, 2013 7:30 am

Just left the east gate in Shingwedzi camp and about to go over the causeway over the Shingwedzi river ... will have breakfast at Babalala later.
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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Carol g » Thu Dec 05, 2013 7:32 am

MM beautiful pics, makes me very homesick :gflower:

GM lovely :dance: :dance:
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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby tent dweller » Fri Dec 06, 2013 6:10 am

MM, New Years morning at Mestel Day :shock: :shock: priceless :clap: :clap:, I will be visiting there every morning during my stay at Pretoriuskop :roll: :roll:
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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby mizzbee » Fri Dec 06, 2013 10:46 am

I am envious of everyone in the park at the moment and those who are going there in the very near future.
I am also envious of the fantastic sightings some of you have. I can’t have very good game finding eyes.

Lovely sighting of cheetah MM and seen in such a special place.

tent dweller I hope you have similar fortune.

Grantmissy, I don’t know Babalala picnic site very well. Does anyone have photographs?

Tomorrow, I would like to be heading to Nwanetsi picnic site. It is where I treat myself to a 'hearty' skottle breakfast at least once on a Kruger trip.
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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Sat Dec 07, 2013 6:23 am

Mizzbee, I took my family camping a few years back. It was over the New Year, so everything was very green. I thought that I had taken a few photos of Balabala, and I probably did, but sadly the computer they were saved on went AWOL :cry:

I might be mistaken, but I think this was taken at a water hole close to Balabala.

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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Sat Dec 07, 2013 6:26 am

This is also rather a well know place between Punda and Shing. Note the tusker.

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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Sat Dec 07, 2013 6:36 am

MM..Sure is lush and green. :thumbs_up:

Ellie has magnificent tusks. :great:
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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Sat Dec 07, 2013 8:26 am

Trrp-trrrrrrrr wrote:MM..Sure is lush and green. :thumbs_up:

Ellie has magnificent tusks. :great:


Trrp, I feel very honored to have had some wonderful tusker sightings in that area of the Park.

This picture was used in Aat's website. Sadly, the ellie had suffered burns :cry:

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So today, I would like to be on the road between Punda and Shingwetzi.
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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Sun Dec 08, 2013 11:11 am

One of the best views in Kruger. It seems to go on forever. My poor Trusted Beauty is no longer my companion. :( This brings an ache to my heart. I would love to be sharing this moment once again with my dearest trusty steed.

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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby tent dweller » Sun Dec 08, 2013 11:42 am

MM, :( :( :( just remember the good times that you spent together, do you have a new trusty steed? :hmz:
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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Mon Dec 09, 2013 7:10 am

Tent Dweller, not yet. I am waiting for some inspiration. :wink:

I hope that you had a lovely birthday.

As the Rhino war continues, I can't help but think of the timelessness of these creatures. So powerful, vet so vulnerable. This was taken any years ago on a cricket trip. It is a moment when I saw another more touching side to the Rhino.

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Re: Where would you like to be right now?

Unread postby Grantmissy » Mon Dec 09, 2013 7:22 am

Meandering Mouse wrote:So powerful, vet so vulnerable.


So true MM.

I would not mind being in Kruger right now, anywhere is fine, Kruger means many things to me and one of them is peace and tranquility - and that is good.
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