Botswana Safari SpecialistsTo get the most out of your Botswana safari, you need to talk to people who understand the country and who love it. Some of our specialists are in the UK office, some are in the office in Maun in Botswana, but the most important people are out in the field. These are the guides, bush pilots, camp managers, conservationists, cooks, park rangers … Let us introduce you to some of the people who could make your Botswana safari an unforgettable experience.
Amanda Marks – Travel Specialist
Botswana Specialist Based in the UK, Amanda is a director of Botswana Specialists. She can help you get the most out of your Botswana safari by recommending from personal experience which lodges and activities might be perfect for you.
Tracy Edwards – Travel Specialist
Botswana Specialists Tracy is a travel consultant of Tribes Travel which runs Botswana Specialists. The company was founded in 1998 and is ATOL-bonded for your financial protection.
Ngande Shimwe – Guide
Savute Safari lodge Guide My real name is Ngande Shimwe but at work I am known as Baba. I was born in Gumare in North west of Botswana along the Okavango Delta. I joined Desert & Delta safaris in 2009 and I’ve been guiding for 6 years.
Evelyn Feiersinger – Camp manager
Sanctuary Retreats – Chiefs Camp General Manager Evelyn Feiersinger is the General Manager for Sanctuary Chiefs Camp in the Okavango Delta.
Xushee Xwii and Xixae Mandla Xhamme – Guides and Translators
Guides and Translators for Uncharted Africa Safari Company Xushee Xwii and Xixae Mandla Xhamme are Bushmen guides and translators.
Pharaki Ngoro – River bushman
River bushman for Nxamaseri Island Lodge Pharaki Ngoro is a river guide at Nxamaseri Island Lodge in the Okavango Panhandle.
Super Sande – Guide
Guide for Uncharted Africa Safari Company Super Sande is a professional guide working for Uncharted Africa Safari Company – Jack’s Camp, San Camp and the occasional mobile safaris for over two decades.
Amanda Collins – Chef Trainer
Regional Chef Trainer for andBeyond andBeyond’s Chef Trainer and Executive Chef for Botswana region.
Goitdimodimo Mosarwa – Mokoro poler
Mokoro poler at Stanley’s camp – Sanctuary Retreats Goitdimodimo Mosarwa is a mokoro poler – also known as a specialist guide.
Skipper Mareja – Lodge Manager
Lodge Manager at Xudum Okavango Delta Lodge Skipper Mareja is the Lodge Manager for &Beyond’s Xudum Okavango Delta Lodge.
Chabadimaketse Selei – Guide
Guide for Uncharted Africa Safari Company Chabadimaketse Selei is a guide for Uncharted Africa Safari Company and does guided tours at Jacks Camp, San Camp, Kubu Island and mobile Expeditions.
Mwahamubi Muluwani, “Chimney” – Professional Guide & Camp Manager
Guide & camp manager for Bush Ways Mwahamubi Muluwani, “Chimney” is Camp manager at Chobe Elephant Camp and has been a mobile safari guide for 14 years.
Some of the staff at Deception Valley Lodge, in the Kalahari share their insight, passion and love for Botswana.