Tag Archives: Gap Year

Ulovane Update: August Marine Guides Week 2 and 3

17 Sep
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Ulovane Update: Marine Guides Week 2 We kicked off Monday with Marine Mammals lecture, so cool! Just some of the species we covered were seals, whales, manatees, sea otters and polar bears. Yes polar bears are considered marine mammals – Polar Bears are the only bear species to be considered marine mammals. In fact the […]

Ulovane Update: July 2018 Field & Backup Trails Guides Week 3

30 Jul
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Ulovane Update: Field Guides Ever since I saw the first Jurassic Park movie in the cinema in 1991 as a kid I have had a ‘small’ obsession with reptiles. It even got so out of hand that during the past years I have owned quite a lot of lizards myself. So you might imagine I […]

Ulovane Update: July Field and Backup Trails Guides Week 1

16 Jul
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Good day from a wintery, but blue sky and beautiful Eastern Cape! A very warm welcome to all our new arrivals on the Field Guide course and welcome back to our Backup Trails Guides group. We trust you are all strong, positive and ready learn more about what mother nature shares with us everyday. The […]

Ulovane Update: May Marine Guide Course final wrap

26 Jun
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Ulovane Update: Marine Guide Magic comes to an end The last week! It’s unbelievable – not only is it the final week of Marines but it’s also our final week of our time at Ulovane. 23 weeks has flown by and what a blast it’s been! Ups and downs but all in all it’s been great. […]

Ulovane Update: April 2018 Field & Backup Trails Guides Week 6

21 May
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Ulovane Update: Field Guides Week 6 has been intense. The week began with the suspense driven mock tracking assessment. We really enjoyed the eye opening experience and all learned a lot. The  excitement continued as we covered birds and reptiles further through the week. The lectures were interesting and it was awesome to put the […]