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Londolozi, Mpumalanga province, South Africa

The scene: Near Kruger National Park, one of the continent's premier safari lodges. Opened as a hunting camp in the 1920s and converted to game-viewing in the '70s, Londolozi is best known for its leopards, but I also saw elephant, lion, rhino, buffalo, cheetah, giraffe and zebra, all within 24 hours. My stay: 2000.
Christopher Reynolds / Los Angeles Times
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