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KNP Passport Control

Unread post by threedogs » Tue Apr 17, 2012 12:32 pm

Okay, fess up! Whom else amongst us adults has actually bought one of the Kruger 'Passports' and unashamedly fronted reception staff, gate staff etc to get their stamps? :lol: And how much childish fun is it?
On my second last trip I bought mine and last year No1 son's girlfriend bought hers and we collected lots of stamps... :dance:
What other KNP memorabilia do you also have?
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Re: KNP Passport Control

Unread post by DuQues » Tue Apr 17, 2012 12:40 pm

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Re: KNP Passport Control

Unread post by threedogs » Tue Apr 17, 2012 12:52 pm

Thanks, I failed to see that thread and what an amazing collection of stuff some mites have. 8)

BUT....am I the only one who has a KNP passport? :redface:
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Re: KNP Passport Control

Unread post by DinkyBird » Tue Apr 17, 2012 1:34 pm

3D, I do not have one ... but next time I go, thanks to your post, am going to get me one too :lol:
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Unread post by JenB » Tue Apr 17, 2012 1:38 pm

I'm going to get me one too! :lol:
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Re: KNP Passport Control

Unread post by roaneric » Tue Apr 17, 2012 5:05 pm

I've got one Image I've got one

Bought it 3 years ago for my son, but after a while I was the one collecting the stamps. I just need 2 stamps for it to be complete... Image
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Kruger Passport...

Unread post by Kaapsedraai » Sat May 12, 2012 3:02 pm

Have anyone done the Kruger Passport thing?
I often looked at the passports on sale in the Park shops, but always hestitant to buy one and get going with it as a Kruger collection souvenir.

With our next trip in Dec'12 covering the southern, central and northern camps, the opportunity lends itself to start this fun way in collecting the stamps from the different camps and gates we will be visiting.

Could anyone that have done this share their experiences and perhaps have answers to the following questions: :hmz:
- Cost of such a passport in the parkshops?
- Can you get them somewhere in Cape Town?
- As this will be our 4th trip, wonder if they will also backdate the stamdate to reflect the previous times we visited the camps?


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Re: KNP Passport Control

Unread post by Linkoe » Mon May 14, 2012 11:33 am

got myself 1 last year almost full looking forward to my last stamp then I will start again, and fridge magnets I am addicted to them

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Re: KNP Passport Control

Unread post by threedogs » Mon May 14, 2012 11:43 am

fridge magnets hey? :hmz:
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Re: KNP Passport Control

Unread post by Bush Baptist » Mon May 14, 2012 12:37 pm

How very childish... :naughty:


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Re: KNP Passport Control

Unread post by normana53 » Tue May 15, 2012 8:28 pm

BB, they have them at most of the Stores in the park, though we didn't see one until almost the end of our first visit. I have taken it back each visit to add to my camp stamps. They are fun for us kids!!
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Re: Kruger Passport...

Unread post by threedogs » Sun Apr 14, 2013 12:51 am

I am getting there! Have a few gates to collect and a couple of the southern camps and bushveld camps. :thumbs_up:
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Re: Kruger Passport...

Unread post by Graham_5000 » Sun Apr 14, 2013 1:55 am

Do you get an ID book with the passport and voting rights on park issues?! ;)
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Re: Kruger Passport...

Unread post by wildebeeste » Sun Apr 14, 2013 2:31 am

In our trip to Kruger in 2012, we bought passports for our four grandchildren. They religously presented them at all of the camps we visited and at our exit gate.

Since we bought them on our second day, they were quite disappointed that they were not able to get them stamped at Afsaal, so we have been instructed to get them stamped there when next we visit Kruger. You really need to sustain the inner child, Bush Baptist!

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Re: Kruger Passport...

Unread post by threedogs » Sun Apr 14, 2013 2:53 am

Graham_5000 wrote:Do you get an ID book with the passport and voting rights on park issues?! ;)


Now there's a cunning plan... :hmz: :)
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