Duba Plains: a Snippet of Memories from our Recent Safari

Brendon shares:

 

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Although one of the main attractions at Duba Plains is indubitably the ongoing confrontation between lions and buffalo, other confrontations also occur regularly:

 

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The area teems with a wide variety of game, including more than 400 bird species. Raptors swoop out of the sky in search of prey, 

 

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… or perch watchfully to spy a potential meal.

 

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Flitting colours through the lush vegetation indicate the presence of a host of beautiful birds.

 

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And accompanying almost every buffalo in the huge herds …

 

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… the attendant Egrets:

 

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In every direction there seem to be resident, fascinating creatures – big …

 

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… not as big …

 

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… smaller …

 

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… and small … well, smallish!

 

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And curious baboons check out the area with us:

 

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A visit to the area is a reward in itself, with a wonderful encounter at every turn. It is small wonder that all who have visited this paradise not only return with amazing memories and photographs, we all find ourselves hankering to return … again and again …