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  1. Re: first confirmed corona cases, travel ban in effect.

    Tony: I don't disagree with you but one has to have the right mental and financial state to do what you are suggesting - not simple for most and way easier said than done. It depends, of course, in...
  2. Re: first confirmed corona cases, travel ban in effect.

    Your question regarding where better to be stuck is not simple; You are traveling with kids. I can just give you my own simple opinion: There is a very good chance things will get way worse before...
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    Re: May 2020 Botswana safari - will it happen?

    Getting less and less likely....:'(:'(:'(
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    Re: May 2020 Botswana safari - will it happen?

    Thanks Tony for a clear (and serious) reply to many questions. I would like to add a couple of points regarding bookings for campsites (not for high-end accommodation), based on my previous...
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    Re: KTP Rooiputs und Polentswa bookings

    Honestly, my experience is that booking directly is a possibility but using a Maun based booking agent will cost little (European standards) and might save you a lot of time and frustration,...
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    Re: May 2020 Botswana safari - will it happen?

    One has to admit that not attending one's own wedding, might just be for the best in the long run...
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    Re: May 2020 Botswana safari - will it happen?

    Hello forum friends from the OP,

    My original idea was only to open a fun poll, as I have no doubt NOBODY can really predict from today to late April what it will all look like. Actually the recent...
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    Re: May 2020 Botswana safari - will it happen?

    I doubt anybody can give a serious advice at this moment. The situation is so fluid, changing on a daily basis and has little to do with real risk, rather with global hysteria propelled by news and...
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    Re: May 2020 Botswana safari - will it happen?

    I love the definition: "countries affected" - which by late April will most probably include all countries bar a couple of uninhabited islands in the north Pacific....:D

    Do you think I can...
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    May 2020 Botswana safari - will it happen?

    I have planned and booked my self-drive safari for this coming May 2020. All campsites were booked already in May-June 2019 to secure best sites and availability, flights from the USA, Vehicle etc.
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    Re: Which company to use

    Following many recommendations on this forum, I recently used Chawa of NDM travel agency in Maun to my utmost satisfaction booking 3 weeks trip to Moremi/Chobe/Savuti and the concessions....
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    Re: Botswana booking agent

    Following many recommendations on this forum, I recently used Chawa of NDM travel agency in Maun to my utmost satisfaction booking 3 weeks trip to Moremi/Chobe/Savuti and the concessions....
  13. Travel buddy for May 2020 Botswana 4x4 camping trip (Moremi, Savuti, Chobe, Khwai).

    Overland private, self-drive safari to Botswana (starting in Windhoek and back to Windhoek). I have all booked and ready to go and my travel partner has to cancel.

    Maun to Maun; April 28 - May 18...
  14. Re: Travel buddy for May 2020 Botswana 4x4 camping trip (Moremi, Savuti, Chobe, Khwai

    Salut!
    Je suis le "OP" (original poster), et en réalité je parle français,espagnol, portugais et hébreu (which probably qualifies as multilingual) (la personne qui vous a répondu avant était...
  15. Re: Travel buddy for May 2020 Botswana 4x4 camping trip (Moremi, Savuti, Chobe, Khwai

    Still looking for a travel Partner....

    Cheers.
  16. Re: Pula? ATM? Cash vs. Credit Cards? Currency questions?

    Thanks everybody for the information.

    I guess my last doubt is regarding the possibility of paying the border fees when entering Botswana in ZAR (Rands) or credit card? I rather not go into...
  17. Re: Pula? ATM? Cash vs. Credit Cards? Currency questions?

    Here's an experience I prefer to avoid. :)
  18. Pula? ATM? Cash vs. Credit Cards? Currency questions?

    Hi everybody,
    I am confident this was asked before but maybe someone can take a minute and put some information together?
    I am driving into Botswana from Windhoek, Namibia and arriving Maun...
  19. Travel buddy for May 2020 Botswana 4x4 camping trip (Moremi, Savuti, Chobe, Khwai)

    I have all booked and ready to go and my travel partner has to cancel.

    Maun to Maun; April 28 - May 18 (actually starting in Windhoek a day earlier and finishing a day later);

    4x4 expedition...
  20. Re: Chobe: Muchenje or Ihaha campsite (or both)???

    Thanks so much. Actually, I am looking for internet in the middle of my trip as I have small kids back home in the US...apart from some good showers in the middle of 21 days trip...

    Can you give...
  21. Chobe: Muchenje or Ihaha campsite (or both)???

    Hi everyone,
    Planning my itinerary I read reviews suggesting using Muchenje campsite as an alternative to Ihaha for that area of Chobe. I would appreciate input from those who know both and the area...
  22. Where do I start? Chobe/Savuti/Moremi area help and advise please.

    Hello patient forum friends,

    Where do I start in title is not only about location but I meant: "where do I start with all the questions I have?"...

    I am sure that I might find answers to all my...
  23. Re: Mabuasehube Pan waterhole and campsite 1

    Campsite 1 is indeed a bare site with no facilities BUT, offers seclusion (about 1 KM from 2 & 3) and absolutely the very best views of the pan. Site 4 is a good distance form 2 & 3 (that are far too...
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    Re: Mabua booking question (another one!!!)

    Thanks so much. I did call again and they promised to email...now we wait and insist (at least they did have the reservation in their system).

    Next time I guess I will not be cheap and do it...
  25. Looking for a recommended 4x4 rental company.

    Hello,

    While I am sure more members here are 4x4 owners, maybe you can still help.

    I am planning for next year and will need a decent 4x4 equipped for camping rental in Jo'brg. Traveling around...
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    Re: Mabua to Grootkolk in one day???

    Thanks everyone. I am not towing anything. Will be driving a rented Hilux (I know the company and rented from them before - as trusted as they come).
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    Mabua booking question (another one!!!)

    Planning a trip for April 2018; I have booked the privatized camps directly with Inter-Tourism Group (Sean) and all communication was nothing short of excellent. That was the easy part.

    Botswana...
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    Mabua to Grootkolk in one day???

    I am repeating a question I posted I he Botswana section:
    My April 2018 reservations, as they stand now, will require me to drive in a single day from Mabuasehube to Grootkolk in a singe day. I am...
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    Mabua to Grootkolk in one day???

    My April 2018 reservations, as they stand now, will require me to drive in a single day from Mabuasehube to Grootkolk in a singe day. I am sure I can give-up a night in Grootkolk and stay in Nossob...
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