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Mopani Rest Camp

  Mopani Rest Camp (Kruger National Park, Shongololo Loop, Kruger Park 1350) — Mopani Rest Camp is located on the banks of one of the original dams, which means visitors sometimes prefer to remain in the camp for excellent game viewing. The Pioneer Dam is fed by the Tsende River, and the surrounding bush is … Continue reading Mopani Rest Camp

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Lower Sabie Rest Camp

  Lower Sabie Rest Camp (Skukuza – Lower Sabie Rd, Mpumalanga 1350) — Lower Sabie is ideally situated in the central region of the Park and is popular because of the large variety of animals in the area. The Sabie River flows past the camp and you can see just as much game from the … Continue reading Lower Sabie Rest Camp

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Letaba Rest Camp

  Letaba Rest Camp (Kruger National Park, Lethaba-Shingwedzi Road, Mpumalanga 1350) — the spectacular views over the Letaba River make this one of the most beautiful rest camps in the Kruger National Park. The restaurant doubles up as a viewpoint where you can watch animals coming down to the water’s edge. It’s an excellent birding … Continue reading Letaba Rest Camp

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Komatipoort

  Komatipoort — experience the wild, raw appeal of the wild frontier when you stay overnight at any of the many fine options for accommodation in Komatipoort. With one of the most perfect winter climates the country has to offer, Komatipoort lies at the point at which the Komati and Crocodile rivers meet on the … Continue reading Komatipoort

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Hans Merensky Golf Club

Hans Merensky Golf Club (3 Copper Street, Phalaborwa 1390) — located just outside of Phalaborwa and bordering on the Kruger National Park, the Hans Merensky Golf Course is another delight of a course to have emerged from the rich lands of Limpopo. The legendary Bob Grimsdell designed this Par 72 championship with his usual flair … Continue reading Hans Merensky Golf Club

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Sandton City

  Sandton City (1st Floor, Medical Mews, Sandton City) – this shopping center, originally launched in 1973, is considered one of the country’s major malls (if not the entire African continent). Situated in the prestigious Sandton Central Management District in northern Johannesburg, Sandton City is conveniently located within walking distance of the Sandton Gautrain station … Continue reading Sandton City

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Lowveld Mall

  Lowveld Mall (R536, Hazyview 1242) — a mere 20 km. from the main gate of the Kruger National Park, Lowveld Mall is also the perfect tourist stopover to stock up on essentials before heading northwards to South Africa’s No 1 safari destination. With ample parking, over 200 stores and conveniently located on the corner … Continue reading Lowveld Mall

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Hazyview Junction

Hazyview Junction (Portia Shabangu Drive and R40, Hazyview) – like Lowveld Mall, this shopping mall is located just a short drive away from Kruger National Park. It has some South African-friendly retailers such as Pick n Pay Clothing, Ackermans, Checkers, and Shoe City. There are also various banks (and accompanying ATMs) like ABSA, Nedbank and … Continue reading Hazyview Junction