...We first tried leaving the gates open, hoping that Mika and the females were not near. Simba however, was not going to leave a 5-star lion hotel with safe and secure fencing and a meal delivered every few days, ready for the taking.
Our reserve manager, Jacque Fourie, calls them his “big brown cows”. We like to call them buffalo. These bovids can be downright frightening at times, but just as quickly disarm you with their big brown eyes and sociable nature.