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Re: Countdown to KTP and other Arid Parks !!!!!

Unread post by Goronta » Tue Jun 23, 2015 7:37 pm

Sitting right now in a restaurant in Amstelveen, Netherland (business trip) and waiting for my fish of the day :mrgreen: I suddenly realized I had only 30nights before I spend my first evening in KK
:dance: :dance: :dance:
Carpe diem

KTP JULY-AUGUST 2017
jul 27th : K.K
jul 28th : Twee
jul 29th : Nossob
30th to aug 1st : Gharagab
aug 2nd to 5th : Grootkolk
aug 6th to 7th : KTC then Namibia and Namaqua : 16th

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Re: Countdown to KTP and other Arid Parks !!!!!

Unread post by hilda » Wed Jun 24, 2015 10:39 am

Something special to look forward to Goronta! :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

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Re: Countdown to KTP and other Arid Parks !!!!!

Unread post by lion queen » Wed Jun 24, 2015 12:07 pm

Goronta wrote:Sitting right now in a restaurant in Amstelveen, Netherland (business trip) and waiting for my fish of the day :mrgreen: I suddenly realized I had only 30nights before I spend my first evening in KK
:dance: :dance: :dance:


:hmz: :hmz: :hmz:

Should I come in as a day visitor and bring some of your camping stuff??? :dance: :dance: :dance:
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough - Mae West

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Re: Countdown to KTP and other Arid Parks !!!!!

Unread post by Goronta » Thu Jul 02, 2015 9:38 pm

Lion Queen, you're welcome :thumbs_up:

By the way 20 nights before ... :dance: :dance: :dance:
Carpe diem

KTP JULY-AUGUST 2017
jul 27th : K.K
jul 28th : Twee
jul 29th : Nossob
30th to aug 1st : Gharagab
aug 2nd to 5th : Grootkolk
aug 6th to 7th : KTC then Namibia and Namaqua : 16th

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Re: Countdown to KTP and other Arid Parks !!!!!

Unread post by hilda » Fri Jul 03, 2015 3:44 am

Safe travels Goronta, and have a wonderful holiday with the best sightings ever! :dance: :dance:

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Re: Countdown to KTP and other Arid Parks !!!!!

Unread post by Goronta » Mon Jul 13, 2015 8:43 am

Thanks hilda :gflower:

8 sleeps to Namibia and 10 to Kgalagadi :dance: :dance: :dance:
So happy :lol:
Carpe diem

KTP JULY-AUGUST 2017
jul 27th : K.K
jul 28th : Twee
jul 29th : Nossob
30th to aug 1st : Gharagab
aug 2nd to 5th : Grootkolk
aug 6th to 7th : KTC then Namibia and Namaqua : 16th

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Re: Countdown to KTP and other Arid Parks !!!!!

Unread post by Goronta » Mon Jul 20, 2015 11:58 am

Countdown for me is over :wink:
Tonight :dance: :dance: :dance: I will fly to Namibia and thursday I'll be in Kgalagadi (KK) :lol:
See you soon dear 'mites and be sure , your time will come soon :thumbs_up:
Carpe diem

KTP JULY-AUGUST 2017
jul 27th : K.K
jul 28th : Twee
jul 29th : Nossob
30th to aug 1st : Gharagab
aug 2nd to 5th : Grootkolk
aug 6th to 7th : KTC then Namibia and Namaqua : 16th

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Re: Countdown to KTP and other Arid Parks !!!!!

Unread post by hilda » Mon Jul 20, 2015 1:29 pm

Have a nice flight Goronta, and I wish you lots of stunning and exciting sightings! Looking forward to your trip report upon your return! :clap: :clap:

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Unread post by Sigmund » Wed Jul 22, 2015 3:45 pm

After a most frustrating hour and a half starting at 7:30AM, of more than 600 redials from 3 telephones,
I've finally managed to secure my booking for KTP for June/July 2016.
Not exactly what we wanted but better than nothing :thumbs_up:

2 nights Nossob
4 nights Polentswa
3 nights Mata Mata
3 nights Tweerivieren
2 nights Augrabies :D :D :D
2015 14 days KNP 8)

2016 Nossob 24-25 June - Polentswa 26-30 June - Mata Mata 1-3 July - Rooiputs 4-6 July
Augrabies 7-8 July

2017 Crocodile Bridge 25-26 Sep - Balule 27-28 Sep - Skukuza 29-30 Sep - Lower Sabie 1-6 October

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Re: Countdown to KTP and other Arid Parks !!!!!

Unread post by Mez » Wed Jul 22, 2015 4:22 pm

Congratulations Sigmund!
I can relate to the frustration and excitement! I'm sure you'll have an amazing trip and the countdown will fly by.
Mez
Kgalagadi 2015:
June 29th & 30th Twee Rivieren
July 1st & 2nd Mata Mata
3rd & 4th Urikaruus
5th & 6th Nossob
7th Kieliekrankie

Addo:
July 9th-14th (Main camp)

Counting down already!!!

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Re: Countdown to KTP and other Arid Parks !!!!!

Unread post by Sigmund » Wed Aug 05, 2015 6:24 pm

Sigmund wrote:After a most frustrating hour and a half starting at 7:30AM, of more than 600 redials from 3 telephones,
I've finally managed to secure my booking for KTP for June/July 2016.
Not exactly what we wanted but better than nothing :thumbs_up:

2 nights Nossob
4 nights Polentswa
3 nights Mata Mata
3 nights Tweerivieren
2 nights Augrabies :D :D :D


The above was posted on 22 July 2015.

After bookings for the Bots side for July 2016 opened on 2 July,
my confirmed booking for June/July 2016 now looks like this:

2 nights Nossob
4 nights Polentswa
3 nights Mata Mata
3 nights Rooiputs
2 nights Augrabies

:clap: :D :clap:
2015 14 days KNP 8)

2016 Nossob 24-25 June - Polentswa 26-30 June - Mata Mata 1-3 July - Rooiputs 4-6 July
Augrabies 7-8 July

2017 Crocodile Bridge 25-26 Sep - Balule 27-28 Sep - Skukuza 29-30 Sep - Lower Sabie 1-6 October

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Re: Countdown to KTP and other Arid Parks !!!!!

Unread post by Nina! » Thu Aug 13, 2015 10:21 am

2 months to go...........and time is d r a g g i n g ...................
Fortunately there are some great KTP trip reports going on to get through the waiting time.....

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Re: Countdown to KTP and other Arid Parks !!!!!

Unread post by hilda » Thu Aug 13, 2015 11:20 am

Twelve sleeps before we will visit Marakele for the first time! :dance: :dance:

(Can't find a countdown for Northern Parks!)

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Re: Countdown to KTP and other Arid Parks !!!!!

Unread post by Nina! » Thu Aug 13, 2015 11:59 am

Hilda,
Have a great time in Marakele. It's a wonderful, small park.
I am sure you will love it.
Nina

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Re: Countdown to KTP and other Arid Parks !!!!!

Unread post by BushBaby_Shing » Thu Aug 13, 2015 1:25 pm

Hi all, its been a while. 2 and a half years since I was last in the park. I only have 104 days to go before I am in the park again, this time in Skukuza.

Really looking forward to this as I normally go to my favorite camps Shingwedzi and Letaba, I have not been to Skukuza in 12 years. Waiting to see how the lower camps have changed. :dance: :dance: :dance: :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up:
Skukuza with my children for a boys weekend - 6th January to the 10th January 2016 :dance: :dance: :thumbs_up:


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