Category Archive: Other Parks

Sep 05 2013

Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary

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After having said goodbye to our friends Tom and Jemina we set off to investigate the Bigodi Wetland Sanctuary. The area is situated just outside Kibale National Park on the eastern side, and is basically a swamp with a forest on it. It is also a haven for birds and monkeys. We arrived at the …

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Jul 26 2013

On Malawian Forest Reserves…

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What is it with Malawian Forest Reserves? We have visited two, and there are a number of questions that immediately spring to mind… First, why is there so little information available about the reserves? Depending on the version and make of guide book you look at you may find the reserves listed – which is …

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May 01 2013

Khama Rhino Sanctuary

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We saw them! The rhino. They are a rare sight these days, but fortunately there are some left. I wonder how long we will still have rhino due to the demand for their horn – and therefore the subsequent poaching – from the Far East. Khama Rhino Sanctuary was set up to provide a safe …

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