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  1. Re: 16th June - MOH COVID entry requirements for Zambia points of entry.

    No word about the people with full vaccination though.
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    Re: Roundtrip Zambia

    You have many options , Zambia is probably the most underrated south African country.

    Would be good if you tell the forum your preferences and the speed you travel. We travel fast, we usually do...
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    Re: Zimbabwe border posts open for tourists?

    I am planning to arrive in VFA airport and cross the border to Kasane on feet to collect vehicles there and drive to Zambia immediatelly on KAZA visa. It makes me worried now. Kasane and Livingstone...
  4. Re: Leopards Hill Rd From Mvuu (Lower Zambezi) to Lusaka. Action packed adventure.

    Frank, I watched all your videos on a big screen yesterday. Fantastic.

    I think the road from northern Mukamba gate through LZNP to Chongwe gate is still adventurous enough for you and other...
  5. Re: Leopards Hill Rd From Mvuu (Lower Zambezi) to Lusaka. Action packed adventure.

    Interesting article! http://www.nkwazimagazine.com/the-long-walk-to-kanyangala-gateway-to-lower-zambezi/
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    Re: Current road condtion

    Look at the iOverlander. There is georgeous wildcamp place by the small rapids. About 30 km from Epupa. https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20210608/85fbff20da4f7976070028b6934ae592.jpg
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    Re: Botswana May 2021 - Valuable lessons learned

    You as SADC are priviliged to stay in Chobe and Moremi for a fraction we from EU must pay, ie 50 US$ pppn for camp. Therefore we always stay in Muchenje, Dijara and Kasane and do just day drives to...
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    Re: Current road condtion

    We drove it from Epupa to Ruacana at the beginning of May. It is very good, no problem at all. There is just one rocky watercrossing near Ruacana. Good if you have the other person for navigation,...
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    Re: Zimbabwe border posts open for tourists?

    I read on FB it is quite easy to get a permission from Zim immigration to enter with vehicle. You need confirmed booking. Check DriveZim group for contact numbers and email.
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    Re: Kaudum/sikereti reservations

    I disagree again. We were surprised in Etosha 14 days ago. Clean, renovated ablutions with good showers and probably some kind of promotion. We paid 5 people instead of 9 in both Okaukuejo and...
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    Re: Kaudum/sikereti reservations

    That was my advice for OP above.
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    Re: Kaudum/sikereti reservations

    I disagree. The result in Khaudum camp is 375 N$ pppn + 135 N$ pn for vehicle + 100 N$ (non SADC) pppn NP fee + 50 N$ (non SADC) pn vehicle fee. Ridiculous!
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    Re: Poha Entry Gate access

    Following this thread. My idea as well. Please share your experience if you go. I always like to explore "back doors" as Korodziba gate into Hwange NP.
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    Re: Kaudum/sikereti reservations

    No need to make reservation in April/May. Both camps will be probably deserted.
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    Re: Kaudum/sikereti reservations

    I just returned from trip to Namibia. No need to wait 1 year more. Just 7 days old PCR (probably AG enough for Namibia but not for the airlines) test and that is all.

    Sikereti is undergoing ...
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    Re: Mana Pools Nyamepi camping price hike

    There are still STB (stand-by, overflow) sites which should remain be charged by per head. These cannot be booked in advance so it is hard to predict.

    You are virtually charged by per night spent...
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    Re: ju/'hoansi villages on the C44

    I am keeping to visit the one at Grashoek, the junction from C44 is just 1-2 km behind the veterinary fence. It is in driving distance from Halali, including shopping in Tsumeb or Grootfontein.
    The...
  18. Re: Suggest scenic route for 2 days between Ongongo campsite and Opuwo, please

    Anybody has driven Khumid and Hoarusib riverbeds from Puros to the north recently? Are they still too wet?
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    Re: Help for 21 day itinerary

    Africa begins behind the veterinary fence for me. Only one exemption: dessert elephants in Aba Huab. You have it in your itinerary.
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    Re: Help for 21 day itinerary

    Frankly, except Etosha night-litted waterholes, you are going to miss most of my "must sees" in Namibia as Ongongo Campsite/Spring, informal Himba village visit, Epupa fall, scenic road...
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    Re: Help for 21 day itinerary

    I am not fan of Swakop and dunes so I am putting Damaraland, Kaokoland, Etosha, Khaudum and Caprivi in my 21 days out of WDH. For most of you probably too rushed but we like it like that.
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    Re: Kaokoland routes

    I am asking similar question in previous thread. If I have 1 month I would not hesitate to backtrack through Orupembe and Etanga. But we have only 3 weeks.....
  23. Suggest scenic route for 2 days between Ongongo campsite and Opuwo, please

    Hello everybody. It seems I will have 2 reserve days between Warmquelle and Opuwo. I always drove directly through Opuwo to Epupa falls, but this time I might have two reserve days. I have never...
  24. Re: Namibia CAMPING trip planned in July 2019 for Aug 2020. Moved to Aug 2021. WE HOP

    I am using Tapatalk, I do not see the signature. I agree with you, I would not tow there. Frankly, I would not tow anywhere, it is just taking the best places off limit.
  25. Re: Namibia CAMPING trip planned in July 2019 for Aug 2020. Moved to Aug 2021. WE HOP

    I cannot comment the southern scenic part but I always recommend Spitzkoppe to Ugab Rhino, Ugab Rhino to Aba Huab through Divorce Pass or Desolation Valley, Doros Crater and Burnt Mountain. Aba Huab...
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    Re: Sept 2021. Where to stay?

    I prefer Dijara too, there are 3 kg catfish there. We have always been there in September or May. Always alone or max. 1 site occupied.
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    Re: Sept 2021. Where to stay?

    Kazikiini, Dijara or Tshaa Community campsites, no need to book ahead.
  28. Thread: Namibia 2022

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    Re: Namibia 2022

    I do not know the "scenic" south, so I can suggest something just north of WDH.
    1) Otjiwarongo SuperSpar for shopping with good cafe/restaurant
    2) Klein Serengeti 4x4 trail
    3) Doros Crater 4x4...
  29. Thread: Zanzibar

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    Re: Zanzibar

    No more Czechs there now. Many african countries are forbidden for us untill 11.4. due to virus variant incidence. Just Namibia remained for us now. Sadly we are No.1 in Covid and the forbidden...
  30. Thread: Zanzibar

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    Re: Zanzibar

    Alternatively you can go to Mafia and store the vehicle in Swedish mission in Nyamisati.
  31. Thread: Zanzibar

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    Re: Zanzibar

    It is possible to ferry the vehicle to Zanz. I know the couple who did it. www.busny.cz. You can contact them for details. But they said it was very expensive. I would store the vehicle in Kimbiji...
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    Re: Namibia 4x4 Rentals?

    The best companies are those who treat you well if you have technical problems/accident. Not necessarily those expensive ones with newest cars and equipment. It is unlikely you will have technical...
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    Re: Spring 2021 planning

    I am not good in math.
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    Re: Spring 2021 planning

    Nope, the other male cat.
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    Re: Spring 2021 planning

    Tron, you described us well. Just with the exception that game meat is so special for us that we braai every evening. Also one or two beers are not enough for Czechs. And we erect our RTT after...
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