An African safari is a dream for most travelers, a bucket list item almost everyone hopes to do some day. I’ve had safari dreams for as long as I can remember, but I always imagined it would be something I wouldn’t get to do until much later in life.
Lucky for me, the opportunity came much earlier (basically because I have an awesome dad!). The park, Zulu Nyala Safari Park, and even the region of South Africa (near Hluhluwe in KwaZulu-Natal) doesn’t have the largest wealth of information about it on the internet, so I was apprehensive that the animals would be very hard to spot or far away. Thankfully, this was not the case at all.
Our safari was, in a word, incredible! We enjoyed five days of pure safari bliss, and every single day was amazing. Without further ado, here are some of our safari highlights. (more…)