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The Oldies 2016 trip countdown

Unread post by Oumie » Thu Mar 03, 2016 5:30 pm

Caravan is ready :D

Just a few little things to be done...then off to Karoo on the 2nd of April....cannot wait :dance:
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Unread post by Hugh » Thu Mar 03, 2016 10:37 pm

Oumie I am looking forward to your report back ,, and hope you and that SO of yours do some really nice paintings .. love seeing them
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Unread post by Grantmissy » Fri Mar 04, 2016 7:36 am

Safe travels Oumie and enjoy your visit to the Karoo National Park :thumbs_up:
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Unread post by Oumie » Fri Mar 04, 2016 11:00 am

Hugh wrote:Oumie I am looking forward to your report back ,, and hope you and that SO of yours do some really nice paintings .. love seeing them


The painting goodies is already packed, just a few other things to add to it, then it will be loaded into the van :D
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Kgalagadi: 23/09/16 to 29/09/16 :dance:

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Unread post by Kaapsedraai » Sat Mar 05, 2016 7:11 am

Oumie, enjoy the Karoo which is really special and real inspirational for artists. :dance:

Look forward to learn more about your Apr visit.
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Unread post by hilda » Thu Mar 10, 2016 4:29 pm

Oumie wrote: then it will be loaded into the van


It's the new van remember guys! :dance: :dance:

Happy planning Oumie, 2 April is just around the corner! I'm looking forward to this trip! :popcorn:
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Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Fri Mar 11, 2016 5:44 am

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Unread post by Oumie » Sun Mar 20, 2016 12:27 pm

Yes it is a "new" van...already alterations were done...bed was made bigger with a new self made headboard :D
Van is packed....just our clothes and food to be loaded.

The new blog is set-up for daily trip reports 8)

We are now just waiting to go :roll: going to be a long wait....Easther need to come and go :tongue:
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Kgalagadi: 23/09/16 to 29/09/16 :dance:

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Unread post by Oumie » Mon Mar 28, 2016 9:59 am

Oumie wrote:Yes it is a "new" van...already alterations were done...bed was made bigger with a new self made headboard :D
Van is packed....just our clothes and food to be loaded.

The new blog is set-up for daily trip reports 8)
www.knp2016.blogspot.com

We are now just waiting to go :roll: going to be a long wait....Easther need to come and go :tongue:
Reservations made for Kruger 2017 8)
www.knp2016.blogspot.com
Kgalagadi: 23/09/16 to 29/09/16 :dance:

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Unread post by phhun » Mon Mar 28, 2016 10:15 am

No Ant on this trip, Oumie? Looking forward to the TR :D
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Unread post by barryels » Mon Mar 28, 2016 4:03 pm

In the bus for this trip :dance: :dance: .

Not long before we hit the road Oumie :thumbs_up: .
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Off to Kruger:
17-19/10/2016 Letaba
20-22/10/2016 Punda
23-25/10/2016 Shingwedzi
26-28/10/2016 Mopani

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Unread post by Oumie » Sun Apr 03, 2016 4:07 pm

Arrived at Karoo National park on Friday afternoon....weather sunny and cool.
Camp was full...was still holiday...
Went for a drive yesterday afternoon......we took the road to the picnic spot..after having our snacks there we left to carry on the driver....I spotted something brownish in the bushes...told SO to stop...yes it was a lioness looking for prey...she was stalking....watched her for a while then she went into the low down stalking mode...went into the little riverine hugging the green bushes....gone...we sat there for a while hoping to see her again...but she was gone.
Wow our first lion sighting at Karoo :dance:

Took the long the "Klipspringer" pass.....nice drive...not many animals around but the drive was great 8)

Leaving for Bloemfontein 2morrow for one night...then into Golden Gate :D
Reservations made for Kruger 2017 8)
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Kgalagadi: 23/09/16 to 29/09/16 :dance:

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Unread post by MATTHYS » Sun Apr 03, 2016 4:15 pm

Wow our first lion sighting at Karoo :dance:

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Travel safely and looking forward to your feed back from Golden Gate Highlands NP, Oumie 8)
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Unread post by barryels » Mon Apr 04, 2016 11:17 am

Great narration about the lioness sighting :clap: :clap: .

Looking forward to your Golden Gate visit :popcorn: .
Always be humble and understanding

Off to Kruger:
17-19/10/2016 Letaba
20-22/10/2016 Punda
23-25/10/2016 Shingwedzi
26-28/10/2016 Mopani

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Unread post by hilda » Tue Apr 05, 2016 8:43 am

A stalking Lioness .... must have been very exciting Oumie! :clap: :clap:

Looking forward to see what Golden Gate had in store for you! :dance: :dance:
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