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From the Mala Mala Reserve we made our way back through some beautiful countryside discussing the plight of the rhinoceros and elephant. These ancient giants are being poached for their horns and tusks.
I have just had the pleasure of returning home to Cape Town after spending a couple of weeks with eight intrepid adventurers from the University of Washington and Lee. What an epic safari!
Wild dogs are probably one of the most sought species after the big five and cheetahs that people would like to see on safari. Undoubtedly, Botswana is the best safari destination to have a chance to see these amazing animals.
For the last part of the trip we left Botswana and its magnificent wetlands behind and headed into Zambia, staying two nights at Toka Leya lodge, near Victoria Falls.
Unlike our first two lodges, Duma Tau didn’t have its own airstrip, rather a single airstrip provided access to several camps. Accordingly, it was a bit of a longer drive, around ½ hour, to get to the lodge, enough time to get a sense of our new habitat.
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