A Leap of Leopards

02 October, 2018 Leopard Hyena Wild dog More collective nouns… Following on from our earlier post of collective nouns, we thought we’d bring you some more. Some you may know but we’re sure there will be some new ones on the list. Did you know the...

Trains, Planes and Automobiles

25 September, 2018 Game Drive Boat Mokoro Walking Safari Horse riding OK, we can’t promise you trains in Botswana, but we’ve got plenty of other ways you can enjoy wildlife viewing. When you think of safari, like most of us, I’m sure you think of...

Unusual Experiences in Botswana – Part 3

Game viewing on horseback 07 September, 2018 Riding Safari Okavango Delta Game viewing Horse Riding in the Okavango Delta Botswana is well-known as a superb safari destination, offering visitors and excellent safari experience sway from the crowds. Game viewing...

The Plight of the Pangolin

  The world’s most trafficked animal.   20 August, 2018 Pangolin Endangered Poaching You can be forgiven if you don’t know what a pangolin is, it’s most unlikely that you will come across one in the wild. Before you set off on a game drive your guide...

Botswana Highlights

Botswana – where to go… 07 August, 2018 Okavango Chobe Savute Linyanti Makgadikgadi Nxai Pan Kalahari 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...