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    Re: National Parks Opens

    July is too soon. Requests for new dates.
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    Re: National Parks Opens

    Coming from Down South to North, it takes alot of reasoning to get a permit. Its very difficult, let alone applying for holidaying. Most of the prominent lodges in North are still closed, guesthouses...
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    Re: National Parks Opens

    Hie Mike
    Just used my permit today, rushed to Maun to do something. Every establishment you enter, they get you full name, number and A MASK is a MUST.
    The trick about parks is they are in...
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    Re: National Parks Opens

    Thanks for this,,,PatnW, How do you think the permits will work for crossing the zones ? do you think we will get them to access the parks for camping..Need to get from Gabs to Nata !!Thanks Mikealan
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    Re: hunting vs camping in Botswana

    Is that the new rule. At 219 000 Amarok, 10 years to every park in Botswana, never broken down. I guess I should put Land Cruiser Sticker on my VW.
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    Re: National Parks Opens

    Borders wont open soon. It will only be locals and residents.
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    National Parks Opens

    National Parks and Game Reserves reopens, as restrictions are slowly being lifted.
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    Re: Savuti to Kasane. Best easiest road

    TRUE... South Camp (Nxai) and South Gate (Maquee Moremi)
    As for the trip:
    It very good to learn yourself, putting up a trip and dont be ashamed of getting it wrong first time. Often people get...
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    Re: Looking forwards to 2021

    Hard to tell. Remember itís not Botswana decision only, most of international flights goes through RSA and Namibia. So, itís a collective decision by these countries opening to have that trip...
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    Re: Looking forwards to 2021

    I think with everything pushed to 2021, itís going to be a crowded 2021 bookings. Itís tough, wait and see or risk not finding any available campsite in June 2021.
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    Re: Overland December2020-January 2021

    I will go with Caracal sentiments. I have given up on 2020 completely. Today they announced that we can travel within districts and within few hours they changed that now you need a permit to travel...
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    Re: Camping prices in Botswana is ridiculous

    You must also accept our choice that paying that price to clear the bush and digging that hole to do business is what we mostly prefer to the fancy campsites and ablutions. Where did you read that...
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    Re: Camping prices in Botswana is ridiculous

    True and Its already happening Vanzie. The Botswana Tourism Organisation CEO was giving an update last week. They are approaching their members(Onwers of the lodges especially in Okavango and...
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    Re: Camping prices in Botswana is ridiculous

    I wrote about this in the thread below.
    What happened was, the National Parks ACT stipulated that park entry be charged per day, not per night. So, the officers at reservation and park entrances...
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    Re: Camping prices in Botswana is ridiculous

    Lots of Botswana bashing here and the headline is misleading. Botswana is big and if you want to camp cheap, there are campsites cheap around, aware from prime area. The headline say BOtswana, so we...
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    Re: Payment of park fees changes

    For international travelers, just to take note.
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    Re: Moremi, Chobe, Caprivi trip.

    There is a dry route that you can take without doing crossing. There are signs you can follow to use it.
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    Re: Moremi, Chobe, Caprivi trip.

    From May-September is super busy and most areas you chose, Third Bridge, Khwai and Savuti and in everyones list. So, as stated, most the confirmed 2020 bookings have been reschedule to 2021, not...
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    Re: Mabua & CKGR in Sept

    Call her: +267 72694491
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    Re: Mbudi or Magotho.

    The ablustion are there and shared among campsites, with cold water. My favourites are camps are 1-4.
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    Yes ED... thats enough. The picture is very clear and will be easy to find.
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    Re: Mbudi or Magotho.

    Magotho of course. All have ablutions. There is still discussion going on, if you not staying at Magotho, you wont access it. It is still a discussion, but Magotho is the best for game viewing,...
  23. Re: Trip to Mabuasehube - April 2020 - Help Needed

    Hahah Thanks ED...The Palamakoloi turnoff Im familiar with it as I use it very well. I want the turn of to Mabua entrance gate. I used the Kang-Hukuntsi-Mabua entrance route last time. So , I want to...
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    Re: Joubert series on Okavango

    I thought it was a repeat. Is it a new series?
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    Thanks for the info. Do you have the picture of the 30 kms turn off just before Kang.
  26. Re: The Masticated Vellie, a CKGR, Makgadigadi, Nxai Pan, Nata report

    Thanks for the detailed trip report. That leopard sighting at Sunday Pan waterhole, what a beauty.
  27. Re: Trip to Mabuasehube - April 2020 - Help Needed

    YES...it is. I would take the straight route to Hukuntsi. Fuel and then Kang and Ghanzi.
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    Re: 6 month state of emercency Bots

    Peter DWNP has its flaws and to put a statement like that, would deter future bookers from sending email. People has been booking through emails for long time, including me. Is it slow, yes sometimes...
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    Re: Botswana February 2020 trip

    Hahah And wish Gabz thieves too stick to the lockdown rules too and stay home.
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    Re: Camping with our mothers: Trip report

    Lovely pictures and memories. We all wish Savuti channel could flow again. It’s always a great sight , to see and experience especially when staying at campsites along the Channel. I just recognize...
  31. Re: Botswana Borders Virtually Closed for Travellers from SA

    Yes Itís a supervised quarantine for 14. They identified a location for isolation. The WHO standards stipulates that isolation or quarantine shouldnít be done at hospitals or clinics, so I guess itís...
  32. Re: Moremi, Savuti and Linyanti in a 2019 Jimny (May/ June 2020)

    As you cautiously said, if you are allowed to travel, thatís when you will. We really discourage people from traveling across borders because of this uncertainty of this pandemic and also it seems...
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    Re: Lodges remaining open in Botswana

    We would appreciate you stay home and let the lodges close. Its not always about business, we car about the workers coming in contact with travellers. Please.
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    Re: May 2020 Botswana safari - will it happen?

    How about in Botswana, have you managed to get the postponement? Because DWNP doesn't take refund too.
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    Re: May 2020 Botswana safari - will it happen?

    How about public transport, buses, trains, that's were much of the gathering and close siting is. Will there be suspension of public transport.
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