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Apr 3, 2007 - Tembe Elephant Park, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa

This has been an incredible month! I wasn't too sure what to expect when I pitched up at Tembe but the warmth of the greeting when I arrived confirmed that I would be very well cared for. On my very first game drive I had an up close and personal encouter with a large male elephant, as we rounded a corner he was walking down the road towards us. I was really excited for about 30 seconds then realised that we were in his way!! I had no idea if he was going to walk around us or over us but thankfully he skirted the vehicle, shook his head...

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Nicky's travels 2007

Jan 24, 2005 - Diving off Sodwana Bay!

Hey Yall... Sigh...sorry to be leaving you out to dry as once again I've been to places with no Internet access. It seemed to me that backpacker inn or hostels are truly unreliable when it comes to providing Internet access in South Africa! They claim they have high speed Internet but when I asked to use them, they said the typical line, "Oh sorry...it is not working today...maybe tomorrow." So African of them to shrug it off and wait another day to see if it works. I tried to keep a positive attitude and kept telling myself that it ain't...

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