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Wild Winter Safari Cruises

Wild Winter Safari Cruises with Shayamanzi Houseboats. Shayamanzi Luxury Houseboats in association with Zimanga Private Game Reserve have launched their exciting new Birding and Big 7 Wildlife Cruises. With only two exclusive departure dates in 2016 be sure not to miss out. Don Cowie, Wildside’s regular ‘Birds of a Feather‘ feature, contributor and also the author of An African Game …

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Fishing Report January 2016

Captain Bramson’s Fishing Report With regards to fishing, it was the most memorable time of the year because we recorded the most and the biggest fish. The average catch was 20 fish per day per cruise, and the biggest was 4.5kg. Most of the fish were caught on the South Eastern end of the dam. It proved the saying right …

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Valentines Day approaching!

The greatest playwright of all time and writer of some of the greatest love poems of our age knew there was a link between nature and love – and we have experienced this time and time again aboard our Shayamanzi houseboats. We’ve been privileged to share in some of our passengers’ most joyful moments – marriage proposals, honeymoons, first wedding …

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Our First Bachelorette Party!

Welcome to 2016! We hope you all are ready for the challenges of the New Year and hope that most of you had a fantastic break. What a wonderful time we had! We had our very 1st bachelorette! Celiwe, we wish you a wonderful life with your hubby!