Kruger National Park

WATCH | Hippos save wildebeest from jaws of hungry crocodiles

A wildebeest managed to escape a crocodile attack in the Kruger National Park thanks to the help of a group of hippos.

Wildlife

Floods caused by climate change could wreck Kruger National Park‚ scientists warn

Climate Change

Climate change impacts fragile river ecosystems

Research undertaken in South Africa's Kruger National Park (KNP) has shown that some of the world's most sensitive and valuable riverine habitats are …

Climate Change

Singita Sweni Lodge hotel review - Kruger National Park, South Africa

Embracing a verdant river bank within a private 33,000 acre concession in South Africa’s Kruger National Park, Singita Sweni is a refreshing sidestep from your typical safari lodge.<p>Designer Geordi De Sousa Costa of local firm Cecile & Boyd, has shown how its possible to conceive a modern African …

South Africa

Curious Lion Bites Tourist's Car Door on Safari

This young male lion stopped a caravan of cars in Kruger National Park, South Africa.<p>Safari trips are often fodder for great stories to bring home. It’s not so often, however, that these stories are captured on video. In this case, tourists lived to tell the tale of the time a curious lion bit and …

Wildlife

WATCH | Keep your vehicle locked! Kruger lion tries to open car door

A couple travelling to the Kruger National Park learnt the importance of keeping your vehicle locked when a young lion decided to try his hand at …

National Parks

Watch: Rare sighting of Leopard eating a Cheetah

A visitor to the Kruger National Park uploaded this video with the explanation that it happened before the Easter weekend, about 3km south of the …

Wildlife

Two Killed, 10 Arrested in Kruger Park Rhino Poacher Gun Fight

(Photo: Kieran Lamb/Flickr)Two people were killed and 10 arrested in a gun fight with 12 suspected rhino poachers in the Kruger National Park, the …

Extinction

Kruger Park rangers pledge to fight rhino poaching - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.

Rangers and other employees at the Kruger National Park (KNP) have signed a pledge to double their efforts to combat rhino poaching.<p>This comes after …

News (South Africa)

Kruger National Park rangers gun down 3, arrest 9 alleged poachers

Cape Town - Three suspected poachers have been shot dead and nine have been arrested following several anti-poaching operations across South Africa's …

National Parks

SANParks concerned with growing number of elephants poaching

JOHANNESBURG – SANParks says 504 rhinos and 67 elephants were killed due to poaching at the Kruger National Park in 2017.<p>SANParks says the rate of …

Wildlife

Kruger National Park screens elephants for tuberculosis

More than 50 elephants have been screened for tuberculosis (TB) with the human strain at the Kruger National Park since last year after the disease …

Wildlife

WATCH | Tourists cheer on baby elephant as it struggles to escape mud hole

Tourists at the Kruger National Park received a treat when they witnessed a herd of elephants frolicking in a mud hole while on a game drive.

National Parks

Viral Face-Off: Seven Lions Take On One Porcupine; The Result Is Unbelievable

Hack:<p>In a viral video, seven lions attempt to take on one porcupine.<p>The internet is filled with videos of fascinating wildlife face-offs that end up …

Porcupine

Amazing Images of South Africa’s Wildlife

Let’s revel in these amazing wildlife photographs by Andre Liebenberg, who started his career studying nature conservation while living in South …

South Africa

Watch: Porcupine fends off seven lions at Kruger National Park [video]

Image Credits: Hennie Bekker<p>There’s a reason people flock from all over the world to visit Kruger National Park. It offers a unique and rare …

Wildlife

WATCH | Safari guide saves newlywed tourists from charging elephant

A New Zealand couple are in awe of two tourist guides who saved them after they came face-to-face with an elephant while on a foot safari in the …

National Parks

Photo Of The Day By Douglas Croft

Photo By Douglas CroftToday’s Photo Of The Day is “Brothers” by Douglas Croft. Location: Kruger National Park, South Africa.“Cheetah brothers rest in …

Photos

Tattoo Lifestyle

Enter the world of body piercing.<p>“For me, it’s the pursuit of being different so that is why I also have piercings in various places. I’ve been doing …

Body Art

Majestic white lion climbs into a car full of students

A white lion got up close and personal with a car full of students at Kruger National Park in South Africa. The friendly cat, named Zeus, hopped into …

Travel (South Africa)

Morning Mediawire: The Sinclair Effect

Now we know.<p>Many TV local news stations are focusing more on national politics and have taken a rightward slant over the past year. And that move is …

Journalism

10 BEST COUNTRIES FOR HIKING

1. USA<p>The USA knows how to do wilderness. Not only does it boast practically every landscape under the sun, but most of it is accessed via the …

Hiking

Tourists vowed never to return to Kruger National Park

A group of Australian tourists vowed never to return to the Kruger National Park after encountering protesters hindering their visit.<p>The Paul Kruger, …

National Parks

Here’s what the weather looks like in South Africa for long weekend

PHOTO: Getty Images/Gallo Images<p>Here’s what you can expect in your part of the country.<p>Whether you’re hitting the road this weekend or enjoying a …

South Africa

Kruger National Park access affected by protests

At least two gates to the Kruger National Park were on Tuesday inaccessible by people protesting against poor service delivery along the R40, which …

National Parks

Kruger National Park Easter weekend time schedule

Visitor management is a vital part of ensuring the best possible experience for all visitors to the Kruger National Park (KNP) over the coming long …

National Parks

Most access gates to Kruger reopen after protest action

Guests to the Kruger National Park affected by the earlier service delivery protests can now enter most of the gates that were blocked.

Travel (South Africa)

Five South African glamping destinations to consider this Easter

If you’re not sure on where to go this Easter, here are a five top South African glamping destinations to choose from.<p>Idyllic Safari Getaway - …

Travel (South Africa)

10 Adventures to Take Before You Have Kids

Family vacations create cherished memories that can last a lifetime, but there are just some locations or adventures best experienced before adding …

Travel

As ‘Day Zero’ looms for drought-stricken Cape Town, we check into the eco-hotels that are pledging to help a city in crisis

You wouldn’t suspect there was anything odd about the bathrooms at the Cape Grace hotel. Until, that is, you looked inside the tub. There, dangling …

Lifestyle (UK)