One of the sights in Namibia that we were the most excited to see was the Namib Desert at Sossusvlei. We’ve never been to a desert before and the closest we’ve ever come to dunes were the red ones in the Kgalagadi so it goes without saying that we looked forward to getting to Sesriem … More #Namibia2017 – Day 7 & 8 | Sossusvlei & Sesriem
One of the perks of traveling to Namibia via the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park is that you get to make use of the border posts situated at the entrances to the park. I’ve already told you about the beautiful border post at Twee Rivieren, and we got to experience the border facilities at Mata Mata as … More #Namibia2017 – Day 6 | Finding fossils at Mesosaurus Fossil Camp
On the morning of Day 4 it was time for us to get up early and pack up camp to move to our next destination – Mata Mata rest camp on the SA/Namibia border. We’ve never been to Mata Mata before so we were excited to experience a different part of the Kgalagadi, and also … More #Namibia2017 – Day 4 & 5 | Camping at Mata Mata
After a very comfortable nights rest in Van Zylsrus it was time to head on to our first camping stopover of the holiday. We were finally on the road to the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park and more specifically, the Rooiputs camp on the Botswana side of the park. This would be our second visit to this … More #Namibia2017 – Day 2 & 3 | Braving the wilderness at Rooiputs
After months of planning and researching it was finally time to embark on our epic overlanding holiday that would take us through three Southern African countries whilst searching for the big dunes of Namibia.
There has been a recent surge in interest in overland travelling to our neighbouring countries, and to Botswana in particular, and the folks from Weg! and Go! magazines have also been getting more and requests for info regarding travelling to Botswana. After publishing a very popular Botswana guide recently, they went a step further and … More A Breakfast and Botswana With Weg! And Go! Magazines
Ask any camper about which camp sites are on his bucket list and he will keep you busy for hours telling you about his favorite camp sites and which ones he would still like to visit. I’ve got my own list too, and they include camp sites from all over Southern Africa. Here we go….
…you can never take the bush out of her heart. Such true words! I’ve been aching for a proper bush getaway but life just isn’t giving us any leeway at the moment. End of the year rush both at work and school is making it impossible to go camping, so the only thing one can … More You Can Take The Girl Out Of The Bush But ….