Top 5 travel stories of the week

2014-04-25 16:12
From a lion being pushed off the road by a driver in Kruger to a surprise snowy weekend in KZN, these are the top 5 articles that tickled our readers’ fancy this week.  

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1. Woman pushes lion off road in Kruger

Kruger National Park officials are urgently looking for information regarding an incident over Easter Weekend, where a driver pushed lions off the road. 

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