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“Check Please,” says Wonky Tooth the Elephant

It’s a small world. “Never say anything bad about anyone.” That’s my motto. Or should be. At Jill’s boudoir scrabble the Monday before I left for Africa, Amy shared the story about a park in Africa where the lodge was … Continue reading

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Feast or Famine in Zambia

“Are you enjoying your dinner?” our driver Onecious asks Daddy. “The food is excellent .” Daddy, and the rest of us, have a choice of three roasted meats, Yorkshire pudding, all the trimmings, “But it’s hard to enjoy it knowing … Continue reading

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Education for all?? Animals for ALL?

“Do local people ever get to experience this?” I make a sweeping gesture during morning “tea/coffee” in the bush. “Not really.” Our guide Onecious Kamwendo precisely organizes the cups and jars on a little shelf that pops up on the … Continue reading

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Safari…Day 1 checklist

Egyptian Goose Waterbuck Elephant Ross’s Lorrie Lion Sacred Ibis Civet Genet Thorncraft Giraffe Sharpes Gray’s bok Gray hornbill Carmine-breasted bee-eater (they pull the stingers off first!) Monitor Lizard Namaqua dove Lilac-breasted roller Mandrill White-browed sparrow weaver Red-billed ox-pecker (pecking giraffe … Continue reading

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