Another place I visited early on was a Rhino and Lion park within a
reserve known as "The Cradle".
Gnus roamed in the distance from the road...
ostriches were a little less timid...
and in one separated portion, feral dogs hid in the grass while the rain
Toward the rest stop, people could pay 5 Rand to play with the lion cubs.
On the roads around JoBurg are many "hills" created during the mining
for gold. These hills are now being mined themselves for the trace amounts of
Two friends (Uda and Sal) met through Dr. Soodyall. Uda is a professor of ethics
and Sal is an art student.
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