For one of the most intelligent articles on KNP ever put into print, pick up the latest edition of Travel Africa magazine (Edition 43, Summer 2008). The article is not a blinkered rosy-tinted view of the park, but it does also address Kruger's critics head-on. Mostly, its a kick up the backside for the those-were-the-days brigade, summed up in the simple line : "it is big enough to be whatever you want it to be."
_________________ We do not inherit the Earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children
Joined: Thu Mar 06, 2008 11:07 am Posts: 307 Location: To far South
You can also read much of the article on the website of Travel Africa Magazine at www.travelafricamag.com/
Sad, but true what is being said about the Kruger.
"SA's most precious national asset is riddled with contradictions: on the one hand, one of Africa's greatest wildlife experiences; on the other, mass-market tourism at it's vulgar worst. Not surprisingly, the park divides opinion like no other ..."
_________________ Knowledge is power, but enthusiasm pulls the switch
Users browsing this forum: hilda, Yahoo [Bot] and 2 guests
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