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Mbuluzi Game Reserve

Discussion in 'Flora' started by sdgareth, 6 May 2018.

  1. sdgareth

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    Situated in Swaziland, a stones throw away from the border with Mozambique. 9km from the town called “Simunye”, in the middle of the sugar belt.

    Photos taken with iPhone 6 Plus & Galaxy Note 8
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    Wow, that looks an amazing place. Is it near to where you live or are you on holiday?
     
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    A real gem of a place, a private game reserve.
    About an hour from my house. One can buy a plot
    along side the river where you can put up a semi permanent stand ie a pro raised tent ⛺️
    No predators (yet), they are in the process of introducing more wild life. Cheap, about 35 pounds per night
     
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    On Foot, Came across Some Giraffe.

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    I really love that river image. Those palms add a totally different texture :)
     
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    Unit #14 along the river. Our accommodation for the night. AFA63BBF-23EC-4067-8FE3-5193C4F7B77B.jpeg C8B9CDDD-05F9-4B6C-AEDE-79C8EB404A5B.jpeg 6671FB1A-C078-4692-9573-608B0D90A029.jpeg 63178F68-0950-474C-AAFD-41620492B881.jpeg
     
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    Wow!!! How awesome is that?!?
     
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    I don’t know why, but I would never have associated palm-like trees with Africa. These look more like Central America. Wonderful. Is there any problem with mosquitoes there?
     
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    Mozzies are a huge problem, especially down by the water. Palm trees are all over, plenty in Mozambique
     
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    Disease-carrying - the mozzies, not the palm trees :lol:?
     
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    Yeah is a problem when going to Mozambique
    And reports come through from the areas close to the border. Cerebral Malaria is the killer
     
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    What she said!!
     
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    It really is a little gem
    Awesome place, so peaceful
    Going back very soon
     
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    Good for you!:thumbs::thumbs:
     
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    Gorgeous, gorgeous looking part of the World Gareth, I have place envy again!... :inlove:

    The river iMage is really special, were you on it or over it?... :notworthy:
     
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    :eek: Mosquitos eat me alive... I’d be doomed.
     
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    A small over flow bridge we were about half a foot in water. Plenty crocs around (so they told us)
     
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    Plenty to keep them away
     
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    Wow, Gareth, that's a steal! Most games reserves cost an arm and a leg. Can you get organised game drives or do you pretty much do it yourself? Pity about the mozzies I hate taking malaria meds.
     
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    Y
    yeah it is a steal, you can get organised drives.
    The big game park “Hlane” is about 15 km away where
    They are stashing the Rhino (surrounded by a ring of armed soldiers due to Mozambique) and you can go on Lion walks.

    Been here 15 years no malaria meds for us or the kids.
    But yeah travelers better safe than sorry
     
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