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A Makuleke Menagerie

Posted by Hlengiwe on Wed June 12, 2019 in RETURN Culture.

Nyala, elephant and nightjars are not visitors to Pafuri’s unfenced camps. We are the guests in their domain.

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Guides Sightings Report May 2018

Posted by Zane on Thu June 14, 2018 in RETURN Wildlife.

As our last guests for April flew out, we waved goodbye and welcomed in May.

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Birding in Pafuri

Posted by Godfrey on Mon April 9, 2018 in RETURN Wildlife.

Summer has come and gone, and with so our summer visitor’s birds. As we start approaching a new season, most of the local summer visitors are getting ready for a long journey. I can hardly hear the call of the Woodland Kingfisher and the Broad-billed Roller, not to mention the Red-backed Shrike and a few others like the Cuckoos, this made me realise that the new season is coming.

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Guides Sighting Report December 2017

Posted on Tue January 16, 2018.

Happy New Years!!!

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A Long Way Coming

Posted by Alweet on Wed October 18, 2017 in RETURN Culture.

Sitting around the campfire with guests while they enjoy G+T’s after their first game drive is when I am almost always asked, “What made you decide to be a guide?” I am quick to respond that I didn’t decide to be a guide but rather that guiding found me, it sounds cliché. I didn’t even know that such a career even existed when I passed grade 12 in 1997. We lived fewer than 10 kilometres from the western border of the Kruger National Park and I had never experienced a game drive or even seen a nature guide; AKA Game Ranger.

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