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Sandwich Harbour

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No trip to Swakopmund is complete without a visit to Sandwich Harbour!!  Strutting here stuffPreparing to go down the dunes!!!!Suspicious plant growth…..…

Puros and being stuck

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Puros……some water after days of dry terrain!!! Well I am sure we hoped the canyon was drier     Into the canyon where we got stuckValley to Puros  Slowly does it!!! Into the canyon where we got stuckFirst try…

Koakoland – A 4×4′s best friend

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Wow! From the most spectacular waterfall (Epupa Falls) intrepid mountain passes (Van Zyl’s pass), through valleys (Marienfluss and Hartmans) with undergound rivers, up and around sand dunes, through river beds and inside huge canyons, Koakoland can capture the mind of…

Etosha

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As I said we have seen some pretty darm impressive game in Africa thus far, but we knew we were at Etosha out of season and the game would be very spread out. We still saw A male Lion and…

There we were… back in Nam

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Having left Botswana on such a high, it would certainly be hard for Etosha to try and beat it. However we always know that kind of attitude will always create disappointment. Having arrived in Namibia certainly feels very different in…

Etosha

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Etosha….probably not the best time of year to go, yet we still had a great time!!  Give me a peanut!!!AlmostMissed itmmmm….. …

Botswana Part 2

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Moremi – Northgate After our holiday in Mozambique, we had to get our minds back in gear and get ready to hit the road again, first destination was North Gate. We knew we were taking a bit of a chance…

Chobe

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If we thought Savuti was good then Chobe was in a different league!!!!! Add Savuti and Chobe to any Botswana Summer itinerary!!!!  …

Savuti…….mind blowing!!!!

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Things just could never have been better in Savuti. If you ever were wondering about coming to this region at this time of year…..then go to SAVUTI!!!!!!   Savuti Lion on his way to the campsiteOur Porcupine at…

Botswana Part 1

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Kalahari N.P. We were quite excited fir this one, and boy were we treated. We were in the park for all of three nights and our sightings included a big Kalahari male Lion with a thick black mane mating with…

Zimbo

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Hwange N.P. Just before entering the park, we stumbled upon a herd of Sable and a great big herd of Buffalo that ran right across the road in front of our car. We started off on a great note, and…

Vic Falls

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he ever beautiful VIC FALLS. We went at the end of the dry season so unfortunately the falls were at there lowest point!!!!!  …