The road chose me Going where others don't dare

The whole canyon is stunning 0

Palapye Waterfall and Ruins

We read about the spectacular canyon and ruins at Palapye and decide to detour to find them. Eventually we stumble onto the correct road and ask permission in the nearby village to make a...

Mum and baby 2

Pans and Rhinos

Botswana is famous for it’s “pans”, or dry lakes. They are spectacularly beautiful and often surrounded by enormous trees and wildlife. Driving on them can be extremely dangerous, I am told. With only the...

I don't think he wants to share 3

The Central Kalahari

No visit to Botswana would be complete without time spent in the mighty Central Kalahari, and given that we have both recently read the amazing we’re both chomping at the bit. After again loading...

The view from water level 1

The Okavango Delta

No visit to Botswana would be complete without a visit to the magical Okavango Delta. Early in the morning we drive until the roads stop, then jump aboard a traditional Makoro boat (like a...

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