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It was a very peaceful morning in the Shinde concession and we were ambling along on game drive fairly close to the lagoon. Just ahead, a tree branch was hanging over the lagoon, and perched on it was a beautiful African fish eagle. The bird was alert, focusing on the water and moving his wings… Read more »

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The Cheetah is a large elegant cat with long legs and solid black spots, black tear-marks between the eyes and mouth. It can sprint at 112km/h over a short distances, the fully grown healthy cheetah can weigh up to 50kg. Cheetah is not a common sighting at Shinde due to the high number on lion and… Read more »

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SHINDE RE-LAUNCHED AFTER RECEIVING AN EXTENSIVE REFURBISHMENT Ker & Downey Botswana’s ethos is firmly rooted in the classic luxury of African Safari camps in the halcyon days of the early 20th century.   The elegance and historical charm of our iconic Shinde camp has been enhanced by enlarging the classic safari guest tents to incorporate… Read more »

Shinde Leopard Cub Okavango Delta Ker Downey Botswana

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Shinde Leopard Cubs  – The New Arrivals The Shinde concession is well known for its healthy population of leopards, especially the territorial male and female and their two cubs born last year, which all featured prominently in the video The Ker & Downey Experience (6 days in 6 minutes) . Having waited many weeks for… Read more »