Bourke’s Luck Potholes, Blyde River Canyon. Panorama Route, Mpumalanga. South Africa.
In the States, we have squirrels. In the more forested areas of South Africa, they have vervet monkeys (Chlorocebus pygerythrus) – a bit like squirrels, I suppose, but with opposable thumbs, more impressive canine teeth, and a much greater mental capacity.
Second in a series on the Panorama Route – named for its breathtaking vistas – outside Graskop, Mpumalanga, near South Africa’s border with Swaziland.