Botswana Highlights

Botswana – where to go… 07 August, 2018 OkavangoChobeSavuteLinyantiMakgadikgadiNxai PanKalahari Desert Here at Botswana Specialists we may be a little biased, but we really do think that Botswana offers one of the best safari experiences, and they do...

A kettle of vultures?

20 July, 2018 Meerkats Vultures Zebras Giraffes and more… Collective Nouns There are some collective nouns for wild animals that we know all to well. The most obvious that spring to mind are ‘a herd of elephants’ and ‘a pride of lions’, but there are many, many...

Central Kalahari Game Reserve

The impressive CKGR 02 July, 2018 Central Kalahari San Bushmen Astronomy Wildlife Landscapes The Central Kalahari Game Reserve The Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR) covers a large area of central Botswana, 50,000 km squared to be precise. It’s quite a contrast to...

Botswana bans the bag!

No more plastic bags! 24 January, 2017 Mobile Safari Participation Safari Comfort Days are numbered for plastic bags in Botswana. Plastic pollution is a hot topic at the moment, and rightly so. It’s a huge problem all around the world and everything that can be done...

Animal Facts Part II

More animal facts…. 24 May, 2018 Factoids Wildlife Birds Insects We enjoyed compiling the last list of ‘Animal Facts’ for you. There were so many that we felt we had to follow it up with Part II. So grab a quick cup of tea and read on….. Did...