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Safari in Southern Africa

When Lions Walk Backwards

While “overlanding on safari,” you learn, over time, that there are essentially two kinds of people.  The kind that races from one group of parked cars to the next leaving a trail of dust a mile long, and secondly, the kind that creeps along at a snail’s pace, allowing nature to surprise them only as she can. I was forced into the latter category through my South African in-laws. They had been travelling on safari for multiple generations of Afrikaners since the establishment of the Dutch East India Company.  After several trips with them, I began to appreciate the slow pace of Overlanding.Safari in Southern Africa

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