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Re: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana Trip Report
« Reply #60 on: September 03, 2015, 12:02:52 PM »
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Re: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana Trip Report
« Reply #61 on: September 03, 2015, 12:13:09 PM »
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Re: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana Trip Report
« Reply #62 on: September 03, 2015, 12:17:16 PM »
I love how people here judge how others spend their money.
It was a dream trip for her.
She had the cash to afford it.
Leaver her alone.
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Re: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana Trip Report
« Reply #63 on: September 03, 2015, 01:03:33 PM »
I don't think anyone is criticizing her. Just looking for cheaper alternatives. That's the point of the site after all.

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Re: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana Trip Report
« Reply #64 on: September 03, 2015, 01:05:57 PM »
I don't think anyone is criticizing her. Just looking for cheaper alternatives. That's the point of the site after all.

+1 no one is criticizing. were thankful for those that take the time to post TR's and share info so our trips can be better..

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Re: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana Trip Report
« Reply #65 on: September 03, 2015, 01:13:42 PM »
I love how people here judge how others spend their money.
It was a dream trip for her.
She had the cash to afford it.
Leaver her alone.
+1 no one is criticizing. were thankful for those that take the time to post TR's and share info so our trips can be better..
I don't think anyone is criticizing her. Just looking for cheaper alternatives. That's the point of the site after all.

In case my previous comments about the potential price of such a trip were seen as criticism, let me say clearly that was not in any way my intention, and I was merely mentioning that these trips CAN be done for less (if you are willing to forgo at least some of the benefits an all-inclusive guided tour and do some of the stuff on your own).

Looking forward to the rest of the TR!
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Re: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana Trip Report
« Reply #66 on: September 03, 2015, 01:16:49 PM »
In case my previous comments about the potential price of such a trip were seen as criticism, let me say clearly that was not in any way my intention, and I was merely mentioning that these trips CAN be done for less (if you are willing to forgo at least some of the benefits an all-inclusive guided tour and do some of the stuff on your own).

Looking forward to the rest of the TR!

No worries, I did not feel any judgement. We knew all our options and chose this for various reasons, fully aware that it's expensive.

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Re: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana Trip Report
« Reply #67 on: September 03, 2015, 01:19:35 PM »
No worries, I did not feel any judgement. We knew all our options and chose this for various reasons, fully aware that it's expensive.

Looks like you chose wisely. I've been on dozens of safaris and I've never seen crocodiles so close and from such a vantage point.
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Re: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana Trip Report
« Reply #68 on: September 03, 2015, 01:22:42 PM »
Dozens?? WOW

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Re: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana Trip Report
« Reply #69 on: September 03, 2015, 01:26:03 PM »
Dozens?? WOW

Thanks @yehuda57 for the TR's  ::) ::) ::) ::) ::)

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Re: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana Trip Report
« Reply #70 on: September 03, 2015, 01:42:57 PM »
Dozens?? WOW

I grew up in South Africa, and try do one whenever I go back, even if it is just Pilansberg.

I've taken that SAA flight in economy dozens of times too!
Thanks @yehuda57 for the TR's  ::) ::) ::) ::) ::)

I do have one TR from my most recent trip (the only one since I've been DDFing) It's on the SA Master Thread.
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Re: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana Trip Report
« Reply #71 on: September 03, 2015, 01:47:05 PM »
Yes I read it before I went. Thanks!

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Re: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana Trip Report
« Reply #72 on: September 03, 2015, 02:18:43 PM »
Yes I read it before I went. Thanks!

it's really great when one TR brings another! TR goreret TR?
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Re: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana Trip Report
« Reply #73 on: September 03, 2015, 02:26:12 PM »
it's really great when one TR brings another! TR goreret TR?
Is TR feminine? Or is it because this TR was written by a female?
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Re: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana Trip Report
« Reply #74 on: September 03, 2015, 02:27:48 PM »
Is TR feminine? Or is it because this TR was written by a female?

goreres? goireres? goireret?
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