Fri 29 Jul 2022

The amazing privilege of being a shareholder of the Reserve

During a recent stay shareholder Mauro described how amazing it is to be a part of Limpopo-Lipadi and its eco-system:…

Thu 21 Jul 2022

Leopard lazing on marula tree

Stumbling across a leopard is the safari goer’s dream, especially when this elusive cat is sitting perched on the branch…

Fri 15 Jul 2022

What is Motse?

What is Motse? Motse means ‘community’ in Setswana, the language most widely spoken in Botswana. By happy accident, the word…

Wed 13 Jul 2022

Camera trapping – science…but fun!

Operations Manager Duane keeps a close watch on Limpopo-Lipadi’s flora and fauna and works with a Reserve Management Plan to…

Fri 08 Jul 2022

Winter skies and the Milky Way over Limpopo-Lipadi

Recently, shareholder Mauro spent some exceptional days with family and friends at Limpopo-Lipadi. One night he took out his camera…

Mon 27 Jun 2022

Impala crossing

There are days that it is quite a challenge to spot animals, especially when the bush is thick in some…

Sun 19 Jun 2022

Morning coffee with giraffes in queue

That we as shareholders are mere intruders in the space of the wildlife in our Reserve, was once again made…

Mon 13 Jun 2022

The early bird catches the… cricket

This European Roller had a good start of the day when his breakfast was simply flying past it one morning,…

Wed 08 Jun 2022

Cold winter mornings, bright sunny days

Oh my, Botswana winter nights can be cold – if only to warm up very quickly after sunrise, usually with…

Wed 25 May 2022

Best way to start the day

Picture this: a beautiful morning where the cry of the African fish eagle resonates far and beyond the African horizon. We…

Tue 17 May 2022

Peek-a-booh: brown hyena pup

With an endangered brown hyena population across Southern Africa, Limpopo-Lipadi is very lucky to have a healthy brown hyena population….

Tue 10 May 2022

All out for a sunset with the wild dogs

Limpopo-Lipadi’s shareholders have the exclusive front seat to the best things a safari has to offer, like enjoying the bush…

Thu 05 May 2022

Our plentiful visit

Shareholders Guido and Nancy were at the Reserve in March and were – as you can read here – very…

Mon 25 Apr 2022

Wild dogs at play

Wild dogs at play Limpopo-Lipadi’s emblematic wild dogs travel across the reserve in a matter of hours. The whole reserve…

Sun 17 Apr 2022

Never be in a rush

Never be in a rush, you never know what is behind the next bush Shareholder Conny Krauss spent some fantastic…

Sun 10 Apr 2022

Vulture Safe Zone at Limpopo-Lipadi

It is often the case in modern day Nature Conservation that iconic animals, especially the cute and cuddly, or majestic…

Tue 05 Apr 2022

Rainy Season’s Finale

On his first trip in three years, shareholder Ian took his 85-year old father with him, so this was a…

Fri 25 Mar 2022

The elusive Leopard

As it happens, Limpopo-Lipadi has quite an impressive leopard population, but even the regularly visiting shareholder sometimes finds it hard…

Thu 17 Mar 2022

The incident with the crocodile and the waterbuck

More adventures of Martina and Jost during their stay at the Reserve. “In front of our lodge we saw a…

Thu 10 Mar 2022

Birders best season

The green summer season is sometimes viewed by some as less exciting, as it can be very hard to see…

Sat 05 Mar 2022

Traffic in the Bush

Shareholder Martina and her partner Jost spent about four weeks in the reserve. So many incredible adventures to tell. Here…

Fri 25 Feb 2022

Sundowner bliss with animal parade

Sometimes you need a bit of luck and some calculations. While driving around the reserve on a rather uneventful evening…

Fri 18 Feb 2022

Fly, pray, dive, catch, swallow, repeat

Sitting on the banks of the mighty Limpopo river is like going on a game drive without using your vehicle,…

Fri 11 Feb 2022

Southern Plains is a place of abundance

With a second year of good rains the reserve is looking so green and lush and the animals seem to…

Sat 05 Feb 2022

Summertime… and the livin’ is (slightly more) easy

After some good rains in the past months, the reserve looks in mint condition: the grass stands tall, the Limpopo…