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by john n poppy
Sun May 19, 2024 6:47 pm
Forum: Travel Tales
Topic: Firsty Times in Thirsty Kruger
Replies: 310
Views: 23235

Re: Firsty Times in Thirsty Kruger

:D :thumbs_up:
by john n poppy
Fri May 17, 2024 1:56 pm
Forum: Travel Tales
Topic: Kruger at Easter - 2 Weeks - March / April 2024
Replies: 53
Views: 651

Re: Kruger at Easter - 2 Weeks - March / April 2024

Thankyou all, glad you liked the sightings :thumbs_up: theres always something to see :D :D
by john n poppy
Fri May 17, 2024 1:55 pm
Forum: Service Related Feedback
Topic: Emailing Reservations - Silence
Replies: 2
Views: 57

Re: Emailing Reservations - Silence

Hi DinkyBird, I've sent you an email.

thankyou
John
by john n poppy
Fri May 17, 2024 12:20 pm
Forum: Service Related Feedback
Topic: Emailing Reservations - Silence
Replies: 2
Views: 57

Emailing Reservations - Silence

Hi all, Over the past four weeks I have contacted sanparks 4 times. My first two emails went un-responded....I then sent an email to a specific person who I had had a response from weeks earlier....and nothing. I then had an issue with the online booking and did receive an emailed response.....i the...
by john n poppy
Mon May 06, 2024 7:44 am
Forum: Travel Tales
Topic: Firsty Times in Thirsty Kruger
Replies: 310
Views: 23235

Re: Firsty Times in Thirsty Kruger

The Punda loop is always the right length for a drive before breakfast 👍 and Ellis to finish 😍👍
by john n poppy
Fri May 03, 2024 7:05 am
Forum: Travel Tales
Topic: Kruger at Easter - 2 Weeks - March / April 2024
Replies: 53
Views: 651

Re: Kruger at Easter - 2 Weeks - March / April 2024

Thankyou for the nice comments, glad you liked them... My last post was a sighting on our first full day, just at the end of the day we crossed the sabie river heading back to lower sabie and at the side of the road was this sighting.. https://photos.smugmug.com/SouthAfrica/Kruger-March-2024/i-9LMb9...
by john n poppy
Sat Apr 27, 2024 10:19 pm
Forum: Travel Tales
Topic: Firsty Times in Thirsty Kruger
Replies: 310
Views: 23235

Re: Firsty Times in Thirsty Kruger

Nice photos…we’ve only ever seen Crowned Hornbills up north and we’re always exciting to see :thumbs_up:
by john n poppy
Sat Apr 27, 2024 9:14 pm
Forum: Travel Tales
Topic: Kruger at Easter - 2 Weeks - March / April 2024
Replies: 53
Views: 651

Re: Kruger at Easter - 2 Weeks - March / April 2024

Thankyou again for the lovely comments.....just three more posts left.. To start with just a few sightings... A red backed shrike.. https://photos.smugmug.com/SouthAfrica/Kruger-March-2024/i-XkCPdvK/0/DfqDvqWV2hzcK9DQq9DL3wL4PPDkcW9mMcs5W8rqK/M/_DSC6094-Enhanced-NRredbackedshrike%20clone%201200-M.jp...
by john n poppy
Thu Apr 25, 2024 7:31 pm
Forum: Travel Tales
Topic: Kruger at Easter - 2 Weeks - March / April 2024
Replies: 53
Views: 651

Re: Kruger at Easter - 2 Weeks - March / April 2024

Thankyou all, :thumbs_up: Here's a closer view of the graceful Leopard..

Image
by john n poppy
Wed Apr 24, 2024 8:10 pm
Forum: Travel Tales
Topic: Kruger at Easter - 2 Weeks - March / April 2024
Replies: 53
Views: 651

Re: Kruger at Easter - 2 Weeks - March / April 2024

Thankyou all...and apologies again for a short report but work just gets in the way :shock: So to one of our two nice sightings...we had done a loop from Satara and were heading down the S90 back for the evening...in the distance we saw a car parked up and on slow approach we saw the LIT :dance: htt...
by john n poppy
Tue Apr 23, 2024 8:50 pm
Forum: Travel Tales
Topic: Firsty Times in Thirsty Kruger
Replies: 310
Views: 23235

Re: Firsty Times in Thirsty Kruger

Well Rob, Thoroughly enjoyed my trip through Kruger with you via your super photos...and such a stunning selection of landscape images :clap: :clap: How long were you there for and when?? Regards John Thanks John, so glad you enjoyed it. This trip was 25 Aug to 6 Sept 2023. I’m ready for another on...
by john n poppy
Tue Apr 23, 2024 8:23 pm
Forum: Travel Tales
Topic: Firsty Times in Thirsty Kruger
Replies: 310
Views: 23235

Re: Firsty Times in Thirsty Kruger

Well Rob, Thoroughly enjoyed my trip through Kruger with you via your super photos...and such a stunning selection of landscape images :clap: :clap:

How long were you there for and when??

Regards

John
by john n poppy
Tue Apr 23, 2024 8:08 pm
Forum: Travel Tales
Topic: Kruger at Easter - 2 Weeks - March / April 2024
Replies: 53
Views: 651

Re: Kruger at Easter - 2 Weeks - March / April 2024

Thankyou all for the comments and jumping on this short bus.. The woodland kingfishers are such show offs and we tried to get photos when ever we could... These two were displaying on the S100 https://photos.smugmug.com/SouthAfrica/Kruger-March-2024/i-stdRWXd/0/DvtMwp4CDL74bdjwtCVWfKGwZq8zGsM5c6qn2K...
by john n poppy
Mon Apr 22, 2024 6:37 pm
Forum: Travel Tales
Topic: Kruger at Easter - 2 Weeks - March / April 2024
Replies: 53
Views: 651

Re: Kruger at Easter - 2 Weeks - March / April 2024

After finding a Black Mamba heading into the thatch above our bed at Biyamiti we were unfortunately moved onto Berg-en-dal, where we remembered why we don't stay there but after deciding that we would leave the park for two nights instead of stay at Berg-en-dal we did go for a morning drive where we...
by john n poppy
Mon Apr 22, 2024 6:29 pm
Forum: Travel Tales
Topic: Kruger at Easter - 2 Weeks - March / April 2024
Replies: 53
Views: 651

Re: Kruger at Easter - 2 Weeks - March / April 2024

During our stay at Lower Sabie we choose to explore north of the river as it was much quieter...both predators and traffic, although we did have one lioness to ourselves in the middle of the day. One of the many shrikes I tried to get good images of.. https://photos.smugmug.com/SouthAfrica/Kruger-Ma...