The penny dropped for me after I drove out of Kruger after another weekend that was far too short. I kept my day job, but enrolled for a course in nature conservation. Not only to learn more about the miracles around us, but also to understand how every one of us can play an active role in preserving our natural heritage and resources. I joined the Sanparks Honorary Rangers a few years later to live a bit closer to the things I love, and to do my little bit to assist with the conservation efforts in this beautiful country we live in.

A hippo’s tail

Gaping mouths, massive nostrils, long teeth, echoing snorts and grunts – no African sunset is... read more