WILD WINTER SKIES – SEASONAL UPDATE FROM OUR HEAD GUIDE

The most exciting part in our ecosystem is the noticeable weather shifts that brings about seasonal change in our environment. The change in seasons has a great effect on wildlife and other biotic and abiotic factors, as well as, on animal behaviour, making the four seasons the most integral part of the the bush [...]

By |2022-06-24T11:04:33+02:00June 22nd, 2022|Seasonal Update|Comments Off on WILD WINTER SKIES – SEASONAL UPDATE FROM OUR HEAD GUIDE

CONDE NASTE READERS CHOICE AWARD VOTING

We are delighted to announce that CheetahPlains has been nominated for the Conde Nast Traveler Readers Choice Awards for 2022! We would love to receive your vote. We feature under Hotels/Resorts Category The most exciting part is if you submit a completed rating prior to the closing date, 30 June 2022, you stand a chance to win a great [...]

By |2022-06-23T12:40:21+02:00June 20th, 2022|Awards|Comments Off on CONDE NASTE READERS CHOICE AWARD VOTING

THE FUTURE OF SAFARIS – JENNIFER FLOWERS

"Many camps are looking at electric vehicles, but the technology conversion process is often slow and prohibitively expensive. South Africa's Cheetah Plains camp, which runs entirely on solar power, owns a fleet of solar-powered Toyota Land Cruises with Tesla batteries that eliminate the need to transport fuel into the remote Sabi Sand Game Reserve. For guests, [...]

By |2022-06-23T12:42:40+02:00May 23rd, 2022|Articles|Comments Off on THE FUTURE OF SAFARIS – JENNIFER FLOWERS

Meet Civ!

Civilized has recently joined the Cheetah Plains Guiding team this year. For 12 years Civ has been an active guide in South Africa. An expert storyteller, he won the FGASA Safari Guide of the year award in 2021 for his story about the Hippopotamus and the Scrub Hare. A tale of why the hippo lives [...]

By |2022-06-23T13:10:26+02:00May 19th, 2022|Staff Stories|Comments Off on Meet Civ!