Qu’est-ce que “Bonani Afrika” veut dire?

Qu’est-ce que “Bonani Afrika” veut dire?

« Bona » est un mot zoulou qui signifie « voir », « regarder », « reconnaître » ou « découvrir » selon le contexte.  « Bonani » est le pluriel de « Bona ». « Afrika » est l’orthographe le plus répandu du mot « Afrique » dans les langues d’Afrique Australe. Alors « Bonani Afrika » veut dire venez voir et découvrir l’Afrique...

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What does Bonani Afrika mean?

What does Bonani Afrika mean?

“Bona“ is a Zulu word (also existing in other Nguni languages like Xhoza) meaning “look” “see” “recognize” or “discover” . Bonani is the plural form of the word. For the spelling of the word Africa we chose the spelling with a “K” as this is the way Africa is spelt in most African languages in Southern Africa. Thus Bonani Afrika literally means come see and discover...

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Kruger National Park – South Africa

Kruger National Park – South Africa

Wild dogs are shy and extremely rare animals, difficult to view in their natural habitat. We came across this small pack in the Kruger National Park while on a morning game drive in open vehicles. The Kruger National Park has a few packs of the endangered African Wild Dog of which there are thought to be only about 400 in the whole of South Africa. This is one of the largest game reserves in Africa. The Kruger National Park lies in the...

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Where to see the Southern Right Whale

Where to see the Southern Right Whale

The southern right whale has a circumpolar distribution and inhabits sub antarctic water between about 30° and 55° south. The whales migrate south during the summer months when supplies of krill are more prolific, and north during winter and spring to mate, calve and rear their young. They appear around the South African coastline from May to December. They can be seen interacting in the sheltered bays and coves close inshore and near river...

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Sun City & Pilanesberg: North West Province, South Africa

Sun City & Pilanesberg: North West Province, South Africa

Sun City is set in the stark ruggedness of the North West Province of South Africa and is surrounded by mountains and the untamed majesty of the African bushveld. Adjoining the Sun City Resort is the Pilanesberg National Park which is a malaria free area and home to the “Big 5” where elephants, rhinos, lions and antelope roam freely. The Pilanesberg Game Reserve lies in the crater of a long extinct volcano and is one of the largest...

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Land of the Rolling Dunes

Land of the Rolling Dunes

From the sand dunes in Sossusvlei to the world class Etosha National Park, Namibia is full of surprises with its odd mixture of German towns and nomadic Himba people.  It is an unforgettable place to visit. Namibia is called the Land of Rolling Dunes. It is said to have the highest sand dunes in the world. To experience this you can visit Dune 7 which is situated close to the coastal town of Walvis Bay. The Fish River Canyon is the second...

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