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The 10 safety rules for wild camping in Africa.

Sleeping in wide open spaces shared with wild animals is no joke. Wild camping on safari in Botswana is one of the best things you can do in life. 379 more words


Warthog - The Wild Pig of the African Bush

Warthogs are very sturdy animals and males can weigh over 110 kilograms. They are distinguished by the large, disproportionate ‘warts’ on either side of the head. 35 more words


Why Moremi in Botswana is the jewel of safari.

The parks in Botswana are beautifully unique in Africa because there are no tarred roads (unlike some rather famous ones in South Africa), few fences and tonnes of wildlife that are really left to do their own thing, with the occasional care and guidance from the park rangers. 386 more words


The Minkey is Tormented by Termites in (yes, that’s right) Botswana

Editor’s Note:  Two blogs in two days – the Minkey is on a roll, don’t get used to it!  She is going to keep trying to post more regularly and revisit various countries that her adoring public has not yet heard about!   1,757 more words

The Minkey Walkabout

Wildlife of Botswana

If you are heading to Botswana for a safari you are sure to be spoilt by the number of animals you will see. The Chobe National Park is located in the Kalahari district. 17 more words


Birdwatching on the Chobe River

Today we going in search of the many different species of birds that can be found on the banks of the Chobe River. An African sacred ibis wanders along the grassy embankment.  48 more words


Top 3 in 5 Countries (My African Overland)

This was probably one of the least planned trips I have ever and will ever take. Despite waiting nearly three years for the day of the flight to come, all my decisions regarding the trip were made very quickly and early on. 664 more words