Posts Tagged ‘birding’

Activities for children during the school holidays

Posted on Jun 24th, 2013 in Blog

For those rainy days when your children can’t be outdoors, visit the Two Oceans Aquarium and Scratch Patch / Mineral World in Cape Town. When the weather clears, pack a picnic and head to Rondevlei Nature Reserve for some bird watching or Boulders Beach to view the African Penguin. A full day sight seeing on the red tourist bus is also a must.

Okavango Anniversary Surprise

Posted on Oct 8th, 2012 in Blog with 6 Comments

“Our 15th Wedding Anniversary was coming up and I was wondering what to do that would rival or compare with Paris (5th) or Rome (10th)? I wanted it to be closer to home this time and the Okavango Delta in Botswana sprang to mind,” says Scott.

Cape Batis with food for its chick

Birding in the Cederberg

Posted on Jan 10th, 2012 in Blog with 1 Comment

The Cederberg’s rich bird life is a joy to behold. Whilst camping there, we experienced the bizarre behaviour of a juvenile Klaas’s Cuckoo and its adopted Cape Batis parents.

Latest Blog Post

Americans travelling to Africa

From exploring the souks of Morocco to encountering an incredible array of wildlife on safari in Namibia or enjoying the white sand and turquoise waters of the Seychelles, Africa has something for everyone. Luckily, USA passport holders can travel to many African nations either without a visa, or in some cases can simply purchase a visa on arrival. However, the visa rules vary from country to country and can be complex.

Read More

Latest Review

Our school has only been open for two and a half year. This year we decided to have our first ever school tour, an exciting but nerve-wracking experience. Our tour took place from 22 September 2018 to 26 September 2018. We visited Mpumalanga and Limpopo provinces of South Africa. Touring from the Panoramic Route, Blyde River Canyon to Hazyview and the famous Kruger National Park.

- PLG Mellow Oaks Academy

Read More