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    Re: Tracks4Africa Phone App

    I bought Botswana map on the T4A app for the Iphone this summer and I was very disappointed (you can read my review in this thread...
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    Botswana trip report - August 2016

    Here is my trip report from SA and Botswana (mostly later) in august 2016
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    Re: phones taking over from GPS units?

    During my trip to Botswana in august I found that Galileo app works really well. It is free (for Iphone, I assume it is the same for Android?) and it has very detailed offline maps (you download the...
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    Re: Repair cost of submerged vehicle

    Thanks for your opinions, I did not want to moan (I agreed to pay), I just wanted to hear some other opinions.
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    Re: Repair cost of submerged vehicle

    It is a minor issue in comparison to the above story, neverthless, I would like to hear some opinions. I just returned from the trip in SA and Botswana with rented Hilux. When we returned the car (in...
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    Re: Open mouths of Botswana

    No, it is from the trip that just ended, got back to Europe on Saturday after 3 weeks in SA and Botswana. But you are also right, I am dreaming about the next trip already :)

    Gregor
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    Re: Muchenje Camp site opening soon

    I have yet to stay in their campsite (and I will in 2 weeks time, on 24.) but have to say they were really very nice and helpful with all sorts of information over email when I was booking our stay...
  9. Re: First trip to botswana : Advice needed re bookings

    You should just check with the camp operators about availability of individual camps. I managed to organize 7 nights in Chobe, Moremi and CKGR for this august (we are leaving for SA on friday :)) in...
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    Re: So who is going camping this weekend?

    Us, finally off.

    Flying on Friday from Europe to Johannesburg for three weeks holidays in SA and Botswana (first 3 days in Sodwana/Isimangaliso, then up north to usual places, Chobe, Moremi,...
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    Sticky: Re: General Botswana Info

    Hi everybody,
    have a question regarding payment of park fees in Botswana. On the website from "Maunselfdrive4x4" they have written that park fees must be paid in advance and only in certain places,...
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    Re: another Kruger idiot

    Hard to believe...what kinds of idiots are among us...
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    Re: T4A Guide App Feedback

    I also replied in an offline mail, but also feel I have write a short reply the above explanation from Johann for any of the readers of Johann's reply. My complaints about the map is not a zoom level...
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    Re: Disappointment with T4A

    I checked again on my Iphone and Muchenje campsite is not marked, Mwandi view and Ihaha are marked as campsites but Muchenje is not (I am sure I will find it without this map, but it is a bit strange...
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    Re: T4A Guide App Feedback

    Dear Lizette,
    It does not says in the description of the product that this is not a proper map. In the description in app store it says: "A detailed map of the country/region you purchase."

    For...
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    Re: Disappointment with T4A

    Dear Lizette,
    It does not says in the description of the product that this is not a proper map. In the description in app store it says: "A detailed map of the country/region you purchase."

    For...
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    Re: Disappointment with T4A

    To continue, some campsites that are listed and marked on an online map on T4A web site, are missing from the map in guide app. For example, Muchenje campsite is not marked on the app.

    And I think...
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    Re: T4A Guide App Feedback

    Lizette,
    but, the green dot in the guide is of little use, if it is hidden under very large R letter in the word Moremi, and you cant see most of the roads in the area because they are all covered...
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    Re: T4A Guide App Feedback

    Hi Cecilih,
    I just bought Botswana map in the guide and I am very disappointed. I started today a new thread about my disappointment so you can read my critique here: ...
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    Disappointment with T4A

    After reading all the praise for T4A maps, I downloaded T4A guide app (in iIOS) and purchased online Botswana map (I am not interested in the navigator app as I like to navigate myself). I am very...
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    Re: South Africa to Botswana border crossing fees

    Thanks. In some older posts I read that they do not accept Rands, that is the primary reason I started a new thread. Perhaps it is different at different posts?

    Thanks to everybody for useful...
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    South Africa to Botswana border crossing fees

    Hi,
    I would like to ask (I looked at older posts but could not find exact information) about paying fees at Martin's drift border. We are planing to enter Botswana (Travelling in mid August) at...
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    Re: Mata Mata to Sesriem

    We did not drive from Mariental to Sesriem so I cannot give you advice about that part. However, from Mariental to Mata Mata (we went the other way around than you will) we drove to Stampriet first...
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    Re: Mata Mata to Sesriem

    There is a lovely campsite Bastion farmyard just out (north) of Mariental, in my opinion one of the best campsites in Namibia, and if arriving from Mata-Mata it is about right place...
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    Re: Yellow fever and Botswana

    On cdc page http://www.cdc.gov/yellowfever/maps/africa.html Zambia is still listed as no risk country.

    Gregor
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    Re: Yellow fever and Botswana

    Hmm, so if I understand correctly, we can still go to visit Vic falls on Zimbabwean side (we have somewhat similar plans as Hans for the second half of august), but should not go to Zambia (my YF...
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    Re: Hwange or Zambezi

    Thanks,
    that was basically my question (perhaps I phrased it wrongly), I am thinking about driving through on Matetsi road or Zambezi road (not to explore Hwange), so I gather you recommend Zambezi...
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    Re: Hwange or Zambezi

    Only one day, planing to start from Elephant sands in the morning and sleep overnigh either at Victoria falls or somewhere along the way to the falls. It will be more drive-through than real visit of...
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    Hwange or Zambezi

    Hi everybody,
    I will be travelling mostly in Botswana in august, but we are planing to cross to Zimbabwe and Zambia to visit Victoria falls. I would be grateful for any suggestions whether it is...
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    Re: Camping Windhoek and Keetmanshoop

    Quiver tree forest rest camp 13 km out of Keetmanshop is very nice. Stayed there twice, although I am not sure what to think about their caged cheetahs we saw on our last visit two years ago.
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    Re: Moremi on low budget

    Schwot, I totally agree with your two points, but I want to add that for second one it is mostly ourselves to blame. I visited Ethiopia shortly after the war there ended where tourists were till...
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    Re: DWNP permits in Kasane

    Thanks Andy and Maile.
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    DWNP permits in Kasane

    Hi everybody,
    I am new to this forum and I would like to ask a question (I could not find definite answer on the internet) - I will be travelling to Botswana in august this year (Chobe, Moremi,...
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