Lake Naivasha

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May 072014
 
Lake Naivasha

Kenya (Nakuru County)
With a stretch of 13 kilometers across and 5 meters deep, Lake Naivasha is a beautiful freshwater lake and one of the Great Rift Valley lakes. Within an hour’s drive north west of Nairobi, Lake Naivasha is a good place for excursions or weekend getaways. This lake draws a good number of wildlife [Curious? Find out more…]

Tzaneen Dam

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Nov 122011
 
Tzaneen Dam

South Africa (Limpopo)
Tzaneen Dam is set in the tropical area of South Africa, surrounded by tea, banana and fruit plantations. Only an hour’s driving away from the Kruger National Park, this wilderness area incorporates the dam basin and a peninsula, with plenty of angling and fishing opportunities.
Previously known as Fanie Botha Dam, the lake is fed by [Curious? Find out more…]

Oct 102010
 
Bangweulu Wetlands

Zambia – Northern Province
‘Where the Water Meets the Sky’, and true to its name, Bangweulu’s endless floodplains of grey-blue waters disappearing into the horizon, blending completely with the color of the sky, make it impossible to tell just where the horizon is.
Likened to Botswana’s great Okavango Delta, the Bangweulu Wetlands are situated in the Northern Province of Zambia. The Bangweulu [Curious? Find out more…]

Mlalazi River

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Sep 172010
 
Mlalazi River

South Africa (KwaZulu-Natal)
Umlalazi Nature Reserve

This unique coastal reserve stretches along the KwaZulu-Natal North Coast, just outside Mtunzini. Established in 1948 as a protected area, Umlalazi Nature Reserve covers 1028 hectares.
Offering several forms of relaxation, Umlalazi is home to one of the rarest birds of prey in South Africa, the Palmnut Vulture.
Along the river banks, African [Curious? Find out more…]

Sterkfontein Dam

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Apr 142009
 
Sterkfontein Dam

South Africa (Free State)
Rugged, steep krantzes silhouetted against the skyline, mountain slopes snugly covered with a grass blanket, deep lushly vegetated kloofs and a crystal-clear lake are the beauty of Sterkfontein Dam Reserve, covering 18,000 ha at the foothills of the Drakensberg Escarpment.
Oribi, Mountain Reedbuck and Grey Rhebuck inhabit the Sterkfontein Reserve. The bald Ibis, [Curious? Find out more…]