We dream of Africa frequently, even those living in Africa can dream of an Africa that is molded from a picture, a book or a dream. Africa is a place where one can develop ambitions; craft out personal stories and fulfill desires. The above scenarios were all sculptured from our own experiences and from what we have stored deep in our brain that is locked and saved forever.
It’s butterfly time in one of Botswana’s best kept secret corners: the rugged verges of the Limpopo River called the Tuli Block.
I now know what all those people meant when they told me that Botswana is “something else”. They couldn’t explain it in words and neither can I. Come and visit this beautiful country to see for yourself, there are very few places of such natural, pristine beauty left in the world and Botswana is definitely one of them.
I was with my family on a 3-week African tour last winter and after Day 6, we were a bit exhausted from traveling and safari touring. Little did I know that the next two days were going to be equally relaxing and exhilarating. We observed the Okavango Delta from the water, on land and up in the air. These three different perspectives gave me the welcoming feeling of actually belonging there.
Alison Nicholls shares tips for sketching hunting cheetahs.
An alliance between five young male lions is brewing close to Khwai Tented Camp, Botswana.
Botswana is fast becoming a popular family destination as it is safe and stable, plus many lodges and safari companies have relaxed their minimum age requirements and are offering lower prices for children.
Whether you’re popping the question, planning a honeymoon, or just treating your loved one to a well-deserved getaway; it’s hard to beat the romance of Africa.
When you think of Botswana you probably picture spectacular vast landscapes, impressive wildlife and a luxury safari lodge offering ultimate exclusivity. You also might imagine sky high prices, and for the budget conscious traveller it is a destination out of reach. Well, Botswana Holidays are here to tell you that you’re wrong! Botswana on a budget can be one of the most rewarding trips you’ll ever do.
The sheer magnificence of the area is enough to warrant a trip alone, however, there’s something special about seeing the wildlife in the delta. Elephants spraying each other, water-loving lions swimming across channels, and more hippos than one could imagine. There’s always something spectacular to be witnessed.
See one of the Big 5 and one of its Little 5 namesakes in the same spot at the same time.
From walking trails to horseback riding in the wild, specialised safaris provide a unique experience in Botswana!
Follow the travels of Don and Sarah Samson as they make their way through northern Botswana.
Botswana Holidays take a look at three lesser known destinations in Botswana and why you should visit them.
The Selinda Reserve in Botswana is a great example of effective practices in sustainable, eco-conscious travel.
Xigera Camp in the Okavango Delta is one of a growing list of camps and lodges across Botswana which are recognised by Fair Trade Tourism
Consider Botswana as the ultimate destination for your next romantic getaway.
The images you see in this blog are taken on the Okavango River, in Botswana and the Kgalagadi during several sunsets out in the bush.
An interesting warthog sighting in Botswana has us looking into the bizarre courtship tactics of the warthog.
The Okavango Delta, Botswana, from the air