Madikwe Moments Blog
We were on a short bumble with two young guests from Jaci’s Safai Lodge yesterday afternoon when we came across an elephant drinking outside Jaci’s Tree Lodge – and then we saw the teeny, weeny baby – what a surprise!
It has been an amazing week for both the big and small creatures, who play a roll in the eco system to show us what it is really capable of.
So, you’re going birding at Jaci’s Lodges and you’ve just purchased the latest state-of-the-art digital SLR camera. But do your skills match your fancy new camera? We’ve compiled some tips to help you take pictures that Annie Leibovitz would be proud of.
The African fish eagle. Photo courtesy of Sumeet Moghe
You don’t have to be a professional to be a birder. In fact, you don’t even have to be an adult.
We’ve compiled a top 10 list of interesting birds for youngsters (and beginners) to spot on the specialised birding safari at Jaci’s Lodges in the Madikwe Game Reserve. Learn the terminology that birders use and impress everyone with your knowledge of our fine feathered friends in the wild.
This year, Jaci’s Lodges is hosting a series of specialised safaris that will leave bird lovers twitching.
Once you get your feet on the ground and forego the luxury of the biltong snacks and G&Ts on the back of the Landy, walking is a very humbling and VERY different way to experience Madikwe.
Legendary golf commentator and radio personality Jim Kelly, otherwise known by his pseudonym, Speedy Greens, recently paid a visit to Jaci’s Tree Lodge in Madikwe Game Reserve, along with golfer Tom Watson and Watson’s wife, Hillary.
A recent two-night visit to Jaci’s Safari Lodge in Madikwe Game Reserve delivered an amazing birding safari experience, with some 150 species spotted and several other species heard only.
On a warm summers day in the Madikwe Game Reserve, swimming between game drives is always a great idea. However us humans, are not the only ones who have caught onto the pleasure of a midday swim.