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...

One day on Safari for beginners

One day on Safari for beginners Alex Neaves I work in an office full of safari experts, so you would have thought that I knew everything I needed to know before setting off for my first safari. I consider myself very well-travelled, but this was going to be a very new...

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...

Fish-eating leopards

Botswana, land of surprises 27 April, 2018 Botswana in the press Fish-eating leopards, wild dog packs on a mission and migrating zebras in the thousands. Botswana has all this and more….. Botswana Specialists recently helped travel writer, Nigel Tisdall with his...

Animal Facts Part I

Did you know?… 11 April, 2018 Factoids Wildlife Birds Insects There are so many animals, birds, reptiles and insects that make their home in Botswana. We’ve gathered some facts about some of them, so you can impress your fellow travellers when on safari. OK,...

And the winner is..

Who has the need for speed? 23 March, 2018 SpeedCheetahWildebeestHippoCrocodile Usain Bolt holds the world record for the fastest 100 metres in 9.58 seconds, that’s an impressive 27.78mph. But how does he stack up against some of Botswana’s magnificent wildlife? Out...