Happy Campers BotsNam 2018 – Travel log Day 13 & 14 Place Shametu River Lodge, Divundu Type of lodging Camping Ablutions Yes, private Water at site Yes Powered Yes Wi-Fi Yes, available at reception area Diesel top-up R300-00 / 22.76lt Kilometers traveled Day 13: 457km Day 14: 131km We left for Divundu early on … More #BotsNam2018 – Day 13 & 14 | Exploring The Zambezi Region (Caprivi Strip)
It is no secret that the key to a successful and enjoyable overlanding holiday lies in the prep and the planning that you have put into it. I know there is quite a few people that like to “wing it” as they go along but as I’ve mentioned before, I like to be prepared and … More How To Eat Well On Your Overlanding Holiday
Happy Campers BotsNam 2018 – Travel log Day 11 & 12 Place Day 11: Namutoni Rest Camp, Etosha National Park Day 12: Roy’s Rest Camp, Grootfontein Type of lodging Camping Ablution Yes, communal Water at site Yes Powered Yes Wi-Fi Yes (both at restaurant areas) Diesel 64,55 lt / R850-75 Kilometers traveled 421 km Something … More #BotsNam2018 Day 11 & 12 | We Say Goodbye To Etosha And Hello To Roy’s Rest Camp
Happy Campers BotsNam 2018 – Travel log Day 09 & 10 Place Okaukuejo Rest Camp, Etosha National Park Type of lodging Camping (resort also offers chalets) Ablution Yes, communal Water at site Yes Powered Yes Wi-Fi Yes, must buy vouchers at restaurant Diesel 30.25lt / R400-00 Kilometres travelled 222 km We headed out to Okaukuejo … More #BotsNam2018 Day 09 & 10 | The Long Hard Road To Okaukuejo Restcamp
What rhymes with long weekend? That’s right – camping!! We just knew that we had to take advantage of the last warm days of summer before the onset of Winter 2019, so we booked a spot at Kyleu Bush Camp in Dinokeng. As they are usually fully booked during long weekends, we booked early in … More Camp Resort Review | Kyleu Bush Camp
So first things first ….. NEVER believe Google Maps if it tells you that there’s a shortcut to Olifantsrus coming from Kamanjab. Because it’s not a shortcut, in fact, it’s not even a proper road. Let me tell you how we found out the hard way….
It was time to head up to the northern parts of Namibia and we were en route to Etosha, with two stop overs before we reached the national park. Our first stopover would be at the Brandberg White Lady Lodge and we left Swakopmund bright and early on day 05. We would be traveling via … More #BotsNam2018 Day 05 & 06 | Brandberg White Lady Lodge and Oppi-Koppi
We got up early on the morning of day 3 as we had a full day of traveling planned. We made sandwiches to eat for a breakfast on the go and we left Windhoek before dawn. I was amazed to see how big Windhoek actually is, it stretches for several kilometres in all directions and … More #BotsNam2018 Day 03 & 04 | Seeing The Desert and The Welwitschias In Swakopmund