Not a sight you see everyday….

imgp0402It’s not every day one gets to see these mega behemoths with the great big blue ocean as a stunning backdrop….

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Addo Elephant National Park is home to elephant, buffalo, lion, leopard and rhino and in the marine section great white sharks and southern right whales, making South Africa’s Addo one of the few reserves in the world that can boast having the Big Seven !
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On a clear day, and if you time it right, you will get to see the very unusual sight of elephant and ocean all in one frame – it just takes your breath away right….
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I spent hours enjoying these two great big gentle giants slowly make their way towards me from the distant thickets…swaying and huffing, and even a bit of rumbling…. MAGIC !
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You would imagine that an ellie with such a severely broken off tusk might be quite a grumpy chap and one to avoid…but no…. he was typical of Addo’s elephant, a true gentle gentleman…. πŸ™‚
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Another unforgettable and magical Addo moment…. close encounters with gentle giants….

 

For more information on Addo including details on how to make a reservation, please click here : Addo Elephant National Park

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  • December 26, 2016 at 8:52 pm
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