Sunday, January 4th

Sunday, January 4th

Just to step back for a minute – we’re on the southwest side of Krueger National Park in South Africa. The first stop on our safari is Sabi Sabi Bush Lodge in the Sabi Sands Game Reserve. We arrived around lunch time on Sunday and after setting up in what can only be called “luxury accomodations” complete with colorful monkeys, we sat down to a meal of cold cuts, salads, grilled game and fish with vegetables, and ice cream (!). This was followed by a short nap, at least for Lynn and I, before going out on an evening game Read more »

South African Safari

South African Safari

Wow! Lynn and I spent almost two weeks in South Africa with our friends Joe & Mary Studlick, their adorable daughter Liz who is an economics major at Brown, and Tim & Diane Trautman. Joe, our travel director, booked most of the trip through Micato Safaris and those guys did a fantastic job. Here’s how the trip went for us… Lynn and I left on New Year’s Eve (hey the price was right for business class) and after about 30 hours travel, including a long, long layover in Frankfurt where the Lufthansa lounge was absolutely dead, we arrived in Johannesburg Read more »