Posted by & filed under Bee (Shinde Guide), Safari Stories, Shinde.

Since the beginning of last year, a young male lion has inhabited the Shinde concession, our team of guides always joke and call him him “Boutu” which means magic or ghost in Setswana. The reason we have named him this is because he plays hide and seek with us, you will hear him roaring throughout… Read more »

Posted by & filed under Bee (Shinde Guide).

It was a peaceful autumn afternoon whilst we were on afternoon game drive; we were ambling along through the beautiful Shinde concession appreciating the fragrance of wild sage and admiring the sun’s reflection of red and orange shades against the lush green vegetation. It was almost time to stop for a sundowner when scanning the… Read more »

Posted by & filed under James (Okuti Guide).

So often we go on game drives with predators or the “Big Five” as the main focus and we tend to forget about other interesting species of wildlife which we are so fortunate to have roaming the African wilderness, such an example is the fascinating Kudu antelope. James and his guests were on an afternoon… Read more »

Posted by & filed under Bujos (Camp Manager), Safari Stories.

The Marula tree in front of Shinde is a real focal point of camp, it sets the stage for the melodious Shinde choir as they sing their welcoming to guests who have just arrived. It is also an attraction for wildlife of all shapes and sizes, from little honey bees to busy tree squirrels. There… Read more »