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
When any off roader or camper hear the name Kosi Bay, your mind immediately conjures images of pristine beaches and tropical bushes, right? Well, I can confirm that it is exactly what Kosi Bay showed us during our recent camping holiday. We spent a week camping at the Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife campsite in Kosi Bay … More Camp Resort Review | Kosi Bay (Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife)
In South Africa we are spoilt with lovely weather deep into our autumn months, and this year is no exception. So when we have a nice long weekend at our disposal what do we do? We go camping off course, and we did just this at the end of April when we packed up our … More Camp Resort Review | Serengeti Caravan Park
We are fortunate enough to live fairly close to the Vaal River and there are quite a few resorts in the Parys area that’s been on our have-to-camp-there list. We’ve already visited RiverRun Resort, Umfula and Dimalachite (you can read our reviews by clicking on the links) and we decided to go back to RiverRun Resort … More Camp Resort Review | RiverRun Resort Block B
We try to go camping at least once every second month or so, as we need to escape from the pressures of real life, and once a year, we plan a big overlanding trip to one of South Africa’s neighbouring countries. This year is no different and we’ll be leaving on our next holiday within … More #BotsNam2018 Route Map and Planning
We’re on a mission to explore as many of the Vaal River camping resorts as we can fit into our schedule, and our most recent camping weekend was spent at Dimalachite River Lodge. This resort can be found just outside of Parys in the Free State, right next to the river, which means it’s a … More Camp Resort Review | Dimalachite River Lodge