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
I love reading up on new recipes and ideas to try when we go camping and as I’ve mentioned before, trying something new for breakfast is one of our favorite camping traditions. Now I know that breakfast wraps nothing new and that the Wimpy made them totally cool again but I’ve never made them myself … More Camping Recipes | Breakfast Wraps
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)
After a full year of planning the day has finally come. It was time for us to set off on our long awaited overlanding holiday in Namibia and Botswana. This whole route was new to us, with the exception of Kalahari Rest in Kang and Senyati in Kasane, and we were very keen to … More #BotsNam2018 – Day 01 & 02 | Stopovers in Botswana and Namibia