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Namwi Island Resort

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We left Nambwa after spending a wonderful 3 days there and headed towards Katimo Mulilo, we were looking forward to visiting a place called Hippo Lodge, we had been going there for many years and were really looking forward to…

Nambwa Community Camp

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Nwamba Community campsite @R160 per night (2 nights) We headed out and stopped at the local supermarket and bought a few softdrinks and then headed for the Garage to fill up the water tanks. The place was pumping with stacks…

Muhangu Lodge

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Mahangu Lodge @ R180 per night (3 nights) We arrived to a lovely campsite on the river incidentally campsite number 3 and watched the elephants over the river in the afternoons.  It was wonderful to watch the Coucals playing in…

Khorab Safari Lodge

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Khorab Safari Lodge and campsite near Otavi @ R210 per night has only 2 campsites each with their own ablution and lapa with table and chairs and a braai.  It is an okay campsite close to the main road so…

Ngepi Camp

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Ngepi Camp @R190 per night (2 nights) After phoning ahead after been turned away from Mahangu and Ngepi saying they could help us but only on a bush campsite for the night and a riverfront site the next day we…

Sarasungu River Lodge

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Sarasungu River Lodge Rundu @R130 per night (3 nights) We decided to stay at Sarasungu for 3 night’s right from the start.  The campsite is really lovely and there are large shaded grass campsites.  Although we choose a campsite not…

Duwisib Castle

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Posted from Hardap, Namibia. We are heading for Duwisib Castle 2 nights – 180 per night.  We arrive early afternoon and pay our fees and start setting up camp.  The campsites are really nice each with table and chairs and…

Windhoek

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Windhoek – The Vineyard B+B and campsite – R250 per night (2night) As we were entering Windhoek I phoned the Vineyard to see if they had available space.  Colin said yes and that he was in town and we were…

Solataire

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Solitaire Country Lodge campsite @ R200 per night 2 nights. We enjoy the drive to Solitaire and arrive there at around 3 o’clock. The camp is quite close to the road it may be noisy but we think we will…

New posts on website

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New post on Maralal in Kenya, Tompsons Falls in Kenya and Nile River Explorer in Uganda on the website please go and look at these posts.  Next post will be our experience trekking the Gorillas in the Bwinsdi National Park…

Tompsons Falls Kenya

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We left on an equally bad road towards Thompsons Falls as we were going to see the flamingoes at the lakes, only to find out that it was ridiculously priced to get into the parks, $80 per person $30 camping…

On route to Maralal

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We packed up and bid farewell to Lake Boringa. Someone we had met along our travels mentioned that Maralal was a nice place to visit so we headed out towards Maralal. The roads were rough and the scenery although pretty…

Kakamega Forest

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Posted from Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya. We left and continued on our way towards Victoria Lake.  We arrived at Lake Victoria did some shopping at the Nakumatt and then started looking for a campsite. As for the lake no one would…

Jungle Junction – Nairobi

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Posted from Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya. We set up camp at Jungle Junction and wondered where everyone was as there were just 4 wheel drives and motorcycle all over the place.  The only person sitting around was Burt, he was reading…

On route to Kenya

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Posted from Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya. We had a fare amount of Tanzanian Shillings left so just outside Arusha we filled up with Diesel and bought some goodies at a shop near the filling station.  The cashier was so thankful that…

Mambo View Point

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Posted from Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya. We had a lovely drive through the rain forest on our way to Mambo Viewpoint campsite ($5 pppn).  We set up camp and enjoyed camping with Gabby and Marcelle for the 2 nig  hts they…

Dar es Salaam

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The road to Dar was bad although some sections of the road were newly tarred there were long stretches of detours and I was surprised not everything in the Trax broke. We arrived in Dar late afternoon and made our…

Kilwa

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Our first stop in Kilwa was at Kilwa Dreams and decided not to spend the night there as we felt the $15 per person per night was very expensive.  We headed for another camp site that Garmin had picked up…