There’s nothing like cooling down and having a nice cold drink on a hot summer’s day. We like to do it, and so do animals! At the Mabalingwe Nature Reserve, South Africa, guests are given the opportunity to stay in a house that is very in tune with the nature it is surrounded by.
They noticed that often their pool would be half empty in the mornings, which was puzzling for them to try and figure out why. On an especially hot day, they were in the terrace enjoying the shade and weather, when they felt the ground shake softly and bushes rustling, as a herd of elephants emerged to get their thirst’s quenched at the pool!