Airlink’s city to bush-lodge network now on sale!August, 19, 2015
Airlink's "Lodge Link System" service, which will provide direct connectivity beyond the Skukuza and Nelspruit/Kruger airports to five of the most popular game lodge destinations in South Africa, is now available for sale in the Global Distribution System (GDS), on-line, as well as via travel agent and tour operator’s Computerized Reservations Systems. (CRS)
The Lodge Link System will...READ MORE
June / July 2015 Field Guide Report by MattAugust, 06, 2015
Due to the three high pressure cells associated with South African winters we are experiencing the best weather, with day in and day out, big blue skies. The air feels like it is air-conditioned all throughout the mornings, and some mornings there is just a touch of mist around the river. The sunrises and sunsets are always spectacular as all the fires create a haze, that the sun stands out like...READ MORE
2016 Safari Awards Voting is Now OpenAugust, 06, 2015
2016 Safari Awards Voting is Now OpenInyati Game Lodge, Sabi Sand Reserve has been nominated in three categories for the 2016 Safari Awards. Winning an award in these categories is quite an accolade and a feather in our cap. We need your help in voting for us. We could not be where we are today if it weren’t for the support and positive feedback received from our guests.
We have been nominated...
Inyati Game Reserve, sights from the bush by David BatzofinJuly, 18, 2015
Inyati Game Reserve, sights from the bush.
The bar area in the early morning before game drive.
Everyone was in the room next door,
drinking coffee and eating muffins before setting off.
No time to sit and ponder at 06h00...
Save that for the post drive "de-briefing"!
This elephant had wandered...READ MORE
Hyena at Inyati Game Reserve…not ‘Lion King’ gangsta’s by David BatzofinJuly, 17, 2015
Hyena at Inyati Game Reserve...not 'Lion King' gangsta's
While on our drive towards the Spotted Hyena den,
we had some wonderful bird sightings.
This is a Brown Hooded Kingfisher.
One of my all time favourite raptors,
the Bateleur, which means acrobat in French.
There is a move to try and...
Well spotted! Leopards galore at Inyati Game Reserve by David BatzofinJuly, 16, 2015
Thursday, July 16, 2015 : Well spotted! Leopards galore at Inyati Game Reserve
THIS is what visitors to Sabi Sands come to see...
This youngster is around 15 months old.
It lazed in the tree for the longest time before deciding to come down.
It is one of the cubs that belong to Thlangisa.
Inyati Game Reserve, Sabi Sands by David BatzofinJuly, 14, 2015
Inyati Game Reserve, Sabi Sands
Having returned from the heat of Dubai the night before,
I was looking forward to cooler weather while in Sands Sands.
The sky was grey and overcast, boding well for more reasonable temperatures.
I was wrong as it turned out...
The skies remained clear and unseasonably warm...
Inyati Game Reserve…the accommodation and a lot more by David BatzofinJuly, 14, 2015
Inyati Game Reserve...the accommodation and a lot more.
This is the view form my seat on our game drive vehicle...
I believe that when I am in a reserve, my accommodation
is only used for sleeping and showering.
Keith was our ranger,
and he is the General Manager of the Lodge.
So, we were very lucky...
Traveling with a Child to South Africa – New LawsJune, 19, 2015
Planning on traveling to South Africa with your child? If so, it’s super important to keep in mind South Africa’s Department of Home Affairs’ new laws pertaining to traveling with minors (children under the age of 18). The new laws were effective on June 1, 2015 and were put in place in order to reduce (and hopefully eliminate) child trafficking across South African borders.
But the laws...READ MORE
May 2015 Field Guide Report by MattMay, 27, 2015
The cheetah is a unique felid, with its closest living relatives being the puma and jaguarundi of the Americas. This cat is notable for modifications in the species' paws, being one of the few felids with only semi-retractable claws
It was warm on the last evening of autumn, it had been very hot for a few days and so we all new a cold front was coming. It didn’t make the temperature drop...READ MORE