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5 things you didn’t know about black-maned lions, by Dylan Smith

by Tswalu Kalahari on December 02, 2018 in News, Wildlife, 
The lions in the Kalahari, including Tswalu Kalahari Private Game Reserve are known as black-maned lions. Here are 5 things you didn’t know about black-maned lions: © Kosie Lategan The darker the mane, the more attractive the male is to lionesses Male… Continue reading

Coprophagia, by field guide Laura Christie

by Tswalu Kalahari on November 24, 2018 in News, Wildlife, 
When someone first uttered the term coprophagia at me, my initial response was a polite “bless you”. It was in my early training years, when older and wiser guides would throw out unpronounceable words whenever our young training group got cheeky.… Continue reading

Multi-generational holidays at Tswalu

by Tswalu Kalahari on November 20, 2018 in News, The Motse, Tswalu Lifestyle, 
A multi-generational family holiday is a top travel trend which allows geographically separated families to reconnect through shared travel experiences.Holidaying with family members can be an enriching and rewarding experience, particularly when your… Continue reading

The Kalahari is bigger than the den, by field guide Nelson Siboza

by Tswalu Kalahari on November 18, 2018 in Conservation, News, Wildlife, 
It was the first thing they called home, a place of refuge for the young wild dog pups with its smell of freshly arranged sand and the lingering scent of its previous inhabitants. At every dangerous looking creature or unsettling sound, the pups would… Continue reading

Tswalu Kalahari Exceeds Expectations

by Tswalu Kalahari on November 16, 2018 in News, Wildlife, 
By Africa Adventure Consultants Journey Specialist Diana recently spent three weeks exploring South Africa and Mozambique. During her travels, she visited Tswalu Kalahari in South Africa. Named one of our 10 Safari Camps to Visit Before You Die, Tswalu… Continue reading

Tracking snakes at Tswalu, by researcher Thilo Beck

by Tswalu Kalahari on November 11, 2018 in Conservation, News, Wildlife, 
We’ve been at Tswalu now for four weeks. We are doing a job that we couldn’t have imagined doing five years ago in a place we would not have believe existed. Living next door to every imaginable kind of wildlife in the Kalahari would be special enough,… Continue reading