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...

A Brief History

An African success story 09 March, 2018 BotswanaBechuanalandDiamondsTourism Botswana is an African gem and a superb place to go on safari. Read on to learn a little more about the history of this beautiful country that lies at the heart of Southern Africa. Evidence of...

The Magic of Nxai Pan

Nxai Pan – the home of Botswana’s migration 23 February, 2018 Migration Baines’ Baobabs San Bushmen Mobile Safari Luxury Lodge Nxai Pan can be visited all year round, but it is considered to be at its best during the rains, from mid-November through...

The Green Season

Why travel in the Green Season? 09 February, 2018 Rain Seasons Birding Desert Wildlife The Green Season This is another name for the rainy season.  It sums up the lush green landscape rather nicely. In Botswana the rough guideline for the rains is that they start from...

Brand New Lodges and Camps

25 January, 2018 New lodges Building Progress Re-design Things don’t stand still in Botswana for long. Each year sees a number of brand new lodges and camps and a host of improvements for already existing ones. It’s no mean feat, building a lodge in the middle of...