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    Lesotho: Mantsonyane to Semonkong

    Hi all
    We will be in Lesotho on the 14th October and looking to drive the gravel road from Mantsonyane south to Semonkong. T4A just states that it is a 'bad road''. Has anyone on the forum driven...
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    Sounds like fun. Please keep me updated. Will...

    Sounds like fun. Please keep me updated. Will talk to SWAMBO
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    You will definitely be relieved of all you fresh...

    You will definitely be relieved of all you fresh meat and ‘clover’ as they call it (beef bacon cheese milk apples oranges and more) at the checkpoint going north up the western delta. My mate had...
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    I am for filtering highly poisonous rhino horns...

    I am for filtering highly poisonous rhino horns into the market. Submerge them is arsenic for a month first! That way the end of the chain will be compromised. Maybe a few revenge killings in Vietnam...
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    I am for filtering highly poisonous rhino horns...

    I am for filtering highly poisonous rhino horns into the market. That way the end of the chain will be compromised. Maybe a few revenge killings in Vietnam will slow down the demand.
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    Just did Kasane to Savuti with trailer in three...

    Just did Kasane to Savuti with trailer in three and a half hours. Lots of sand but no problem. But I found game viewing in Savuti disappointing and camping overpriced. If you do go, collect firewood...
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    Take the trailer with rooftop tent. Just got back...

    Take the trailer with rooftop tent. Just got back from trip around the delta, Kubu Maun, caprivi, Kwando, Chobe, Kasane, Savuti, Moremi with uppity wife and kid. The comfort of the trailer made all...
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    Botswana beats Kruger hands down.

    Hi all.

    We have just returned from a trip starting at Kubu Island then to Maun and up the western delta road to Bagani. Along the caprivi to Kwando then on to Chobe/Kasane. From there to Savuti...
  9. Travel companions for Botswana 4th July.

    Hi out there.

    I am going to be in the Chobe/Kasane area on the 4th of July, 2013 with my family. My other travelling companions are heading for Namibia leaving us to travel south on our own. We...
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    Off road trailer or caravan hire

    Hi. I am looking for an off road trailer or caravan to hire from 21 June to 10 July, 2013 for Botswana trip. Please call me on 0810308477 if you have one. Durban or Jhb/Pta area. Private or...
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    Hi Puma. I appreciate any advice so thanks, but...

    Hi Puma. I appreciate any advice so thanks, but I am heading form Kasane to Moremi. Are you implying that there is a way across the Kwando from Linyanti in the Caprivi to the delta without going...
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    Just located Ghoha on the map. Thanks for that,...

    Just located Ghoha on the map. Thanks for that, I'm glad to have another option.
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    There have been many posts referring to hunters...

    There have been many posts referring to hunters protecting their concessions and BDF chasing people off the hunter’s road. Commercial tour operators are spreading negative rumours to protect their...
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    Camping Savuti

    The hunterís road seems to be a problem and I am not keen on travelling all the way down the tar road from Kasane to Nata area. So, going from Kasane via Chobe to Kwai. The campsite at Savuti is...
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    Thanks for the reply. I was told by SKL that the...

    Thanks for the reply. I was told by SKL that the camp site at north gate was full. First time in Botswana so may be ignorant but sounds like you are saying that we can use the camp facilities (at...
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    Too late for Batswana

    Okay, so how is this for desperation. Planned our Botswana road trip too late. Anyone out there have a camp site to share with a Business Entrepreneur, Junior Primary Principal, a Physicist , an...
  17. Thread: Hunters Road

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    Hi guys. Thanks for the replies. decided to give...

    Hi guys. Thanks for the replies. decided to give it a miss. Looking elsewhere.
  18. Thread: Hunters Road

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    Hunters Road

    Hi. Can anyone help with info? We will be driving down the hunter's road between Botswana and Zim from Pandamatenga to where it joins the A33 near Nata in July. 2013. We will be alone (one...
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    Tree Island - Makgadikgadi

    Can anyone help with a grid reference for the camp sites on Tree Island near the Njuca Hills? Any pics? I understand there is not much there.
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    Angola - Katitwe - Kajundu

    We are doing a Botswana - Angola trip in June. Can anyone tell me if there are road around Cabo - Savate - Katitwe - Kajunga that can be navigated with a front wheel drive Captiva LT? Going in to...
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    Hell boet Jan, don't tell me I have to take the...

    Hell boet Jan, don't tell me I have to take the kitchen sink as well!
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    Thanks for the empathy. I am not alone! The other...

    Thanks for the empathy. I am not alone! The other morning my wife stepped (barefoot) on a half dead gecko that the cats had left on the kitchen floor. I was woken up expecting to find half of the...
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    Botswana with edgy wife!

    My refined edgy wife has finally agreed to go on a Botswana camping trip with me! Although she accepts that she will not be able to 'point Alice at the chalice', I need to make it as easy as possible...
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    Henris you are a star! All good advise. Will...

    Henris you are a star!
    All good advise.
    Will do.

    Don
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    Land Cruiser VX

    Hi all the Toyota boffs.

    I have just bought a Land Cruiser ;D 100 VX 4.2 Turbo Diesel SUV with 290 000km on the clock. Full service history and all seems to be working fine. Besides a good...
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    Hi Henris Thanks so much for your responce. I...

    Hi Henris

    Thanks so much for your responce. I can get a 2002 Toyota Land Cruiser 100 VX TD Auto for R265,000.00 with 285000klm on the clock. What is you oppinion on the price?
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    Into the sunset, at last!

    Hi Guys
    I am about to retire and need some advise. My wife and I plan to do two trips a year around Southern Africa with an inclination to 4x4 camping. We are looking at buying a used 7 seater ...
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    Sounds to me like someone is talking in tighter...

    Sounds to me like someone is talking in tighter and tighter circles.
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    Sticky: Do not give sweets or beware the day YOU run out!

    Do not give sweets or beware the day YOU run out!
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    Lesotho Adventure

    I will be riding the back-up 4x4 vehicle for a touring bike group crisscrossing Lesotho this long weekend. Does anyone have an update on stone throwing or other problems/advise? Our route will be...
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    Have you checked the enjin mountings?

    Have you checked the enjin mountings?
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    Thanks

    I realy like this forum. Thanks for the response. I am becoming a bit long in the tooth now, so auto will be the way to go. Don
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    Manual versus automatic for 4x4?

    I am quite sure this topic has been covered before. I am about to purchase a Fortuner of Everest 4x4. Am I making a mistake going for the auto transmission? It will be used for family off-road (not...
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    Sticky: Don Brown 2007 Ford Ranger 3.0 TDCI 4X4...

    Don Brown

    2007 Ford Ranger 3.0 TDCI 4X4 Supercab.

    4x4 engaged spontaniously at 130km on hi-way! Had to pull pipe off vacuum to release front hubs. Will update after repairs.
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    Across Lethoto

    Three days in Lesotho riding back-up for Vernon Perry and six others.

    Day one: Matatiele to Qacha's Nek to Tsoelike Bridge on our way to Thaba-Tseka via Melikane. No go for bikes or 4x4. Had to...
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