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    Re: How to program remote key in Hover H5?

    Any ideas? I Googled some protocols but neither worked for me.
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    Re: Moremi, Chobe, Caprivi trip.

    I would be very cautious when coming from Third Bridge to Xakanaxa. Many cars drowned here. You must exactly know what are you doing at watercrossings. I would rather take detour via South Gate then...
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    Re: Caprivi question

    Do you mean mokoro trips, sunset boat rides, fishing? If so, you will be OK. I am there always at the end of September thus.
    I was said November is the best time for fishing.
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    Re: Angola Trip Report December 2019

    I was never using Google Translator more frequently. Thank you for excellent report. Man, you are crazy, respect. I know I will never have balls for doing this. As well as Robins Pass, Van Zyl Pass...
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    Re: Visa On Arrival

    There is multiple entry visa, but we would have to apply in Berlin. I have done it several times but the staff is less and less efficient there. It is quite a nightmare now. So it would be nice to...
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    Re: Khaudum - Disgrace and Poachers Paradise!

    Nice video! We had exactly the same experience in Khaudum. Moreover the rangers brought water in barrels for us in Sikereti. The wildest park in Namibia, well worth visit. My people said it was...
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    Re: Khaudum - Disgrace and Poachers Paradise!

    We have been in Khaudum in May 2019. The rangers were so nice to bring the water for us to Sikereti. We had the luck for game as never before, especially for roan antelope which is quite rare...
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    Re: Visa On Arrival

    We are Czechs, EU, but we still need visa. I always had to organize them in Berlin as there is not a Namibian embassy in Prague. I read they issue VOA at WDH airport for 1080 NAD now. It would...
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    Re: Etosha - never again

    I agree with everything being said before (expensive, deterioraited, rude or uninterestedtad staff at least). But I keep coming every year with new people, because of ....
    1) litted waterholes in...
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    Visa On Arrival

    Hello everybody, does anybody has the personal experience with the functionality of VOA in WDH airport? Do they issue also multientry visa? If not, is it possible to buy 2 single entry visas there? I...
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    How to program remote key in Hover H5?

    I recently purchased used GWM Hover H5 2010, 4x4, 2,4 petrol+LPG from Italy, 122 000 km. There are some flaws my mechanic is able to play with (warped front brake discs, head gasket leak, faulty...
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    Re: Investing and Living in Malawi

    Where is it exactly?IOverlander lists only few places like Africa Wildtruck and Likhubu Forest Retreat etc. I am thinking what to do between Cape Maclear and Vilankulos and hiking to Mulanje massive...
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    Re: Investing and Living in Malawi

    Not cheap at all. We had the rental vehicles delivered to Kasane or Maputo from JNB. We always combine Malawi with Zimbabwe/Zambia or Mozambique.
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    Re: Camping between Zikomo and Lusaka

    I would not rush to Mana Pools just for the night and pay park permit and expensive lodging in Chitake. I would spend the night at Jecha Point instead and save money. Nice owner and place deserves a...
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    Re: Epupa falls from angolan side?

    I have good relationship with one SA rental company and they'll make an exception for me and allow me to take their vehicles to Angola.

    I am not crazy enough to take my people to the road...
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    Re: Epupa falls from angolan side?

    Thank you for all contributions. OK, I will omit Epupa falls. My road would be Oncocua, Moimba, Otechifeng, Pediva then. Also not suitable for novice drivers and would be better to avoid Iona NP at...
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    Re: South Luangwa to Mpika

    Many thanks kwaaibaai. This is the sort of information I was desperately hoped for. It seems there will be no need to backtrack through Lusaka from Mfuwe to Kapishya even at the end of November.
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    Re: Epupa falls from angolan side?

    Unfortunately we will have only about 10 days in Angola from our 21 days trip. I will have to carefully balance the mix of animals (Etosha, Caprivi NP), people ("forgotten tribes" of south Angola),...
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    Re: Epupa falls from angolan side?

    I am planning to go through Iona NP but my mapping application do not know the bush track from Oncocua to Pediva, only T4A does. I would not try to negotiate neither "05" road through SLNP nor Van...
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    Epupa falls from angolan side?

    Hello everybody,
    I started to prepare our trip to south Angola in May 2020. We will be travelling in three rental Hiluxes with RTT. I am using trip reports of Stan Weakley, Wazungu Wawili and...
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    Re: Isoka immigration

    Yes, my coordinates above are correct. See also my other thread https://www.4x4community.co.za/forum/showthread.php/313754-Malawi-Zambia-Nyika-border-(Katumbi)?p=4168205&highlight=#post4168205. I...
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    Re: Muyombe/Katumbi border post

    Yes, I mentioned my experience in this thread https://www.4x4community.co.za/forum/showthread.php/313754-Malawi-Zambia-Nyika-border-(Katumbi)?p=4168205&highlight=#post4168205
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    Re: South Luangwa to Mpika

    D105 through Chama is at T4A too. So somebody had to travel it. The climb up to escarpment here is even less demanding than NL Transit Road on the map (according the contour lines span).

    So what...
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    Re: South Luangwa to Mpika

    But in both ways minumum 2 days, right? Does anybody travelled the D105 road? Even Open Street maps show the Chifunda-Matumbo (on Great North Road) leg through Chama being 265 km, 6:40h. There is...
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    Re: South Luangwa to Mpika

    Is it possible to get from South Luangwa to Kaipishia Hot Springs at the end of November? I mean through North Luangwa, not Route 05. We want to go to Kasanka afterwards to see the bat migration....
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    Re: Malawi / Zambia Nyika border (Katumbi)

    Just found this a bit old thread. We traveled this road in May 2018 from Zambia to Malawi. There are absolutely no facilities at zambian side. We had to be stamped out in Isoka. Being on Sunday we...
  27. Re: Advice on itinerary - 3 weeks self-drive in Botswana

    Staying outside Chobe on both ends is more budget friendly way for us. I prefer Thebe River Lodge over Chobe Safari Lodge. Muchenje is always my place in Ngoma bridge area. I would buy sunset cruise...
  28. Re: SERONGA - Polers Trust no longer functional - Alternative

    Any recent info about the camping options at Seronga side of Okavango? Is it possible to have mokoro trips at this part of Delta? We should be there around 14th May, I need 5 mokoros. How far is it...
  29. Return to Northern Namibia after 2 years - what to expect?

    I will be travelling my beloved route in beginning of May (WDH, Etosha, JuHoansi Living Museum, Khaudum, Mahango, Maun, Moremi, Chobe, Kasane, Vic Falls) after two years. Are there any good or rather...
  30. Re: Campsites in Namibia (Caprivi Strip) similar to Botswana

    I prefer the same type of campsites as you do. So my list of 3 best in the area would be:
    1) Nakatwa Nr. 2 - Mudumu, free
    2) Rupara community - Nkasa Rupara
    3) Ngepi - Mahango - just because of...
  31. Thread: Mqocha border

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    Re: Mqocha border

    I do not know the situation at Mqocha border but I am afraid it could be similar as at Muyombe (Zambia)/Katumbi (Malawi). Coming from Zambia we had to be stamped out in Isoka. Being Sunday afternoon...
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    Re: Malawi December 2018

    I am fan of Lake Malawi/Tanganyika cichlids (snorkelling), Vwaza marsh and Nyika plateau. Anything north from Cape Maclear is not worth to check in for me. If it is my trip, these three places...
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    Re: Border Requirements

    We went through small border Muyombe/Katumbi and paid 35 USD at the border (TIP, road tax etc.) and 14.000 MKW at Mzuzu for 3rd party insurance (Prime Insurance) 3 weeks ago.
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    Re: Bushlore Buy-Back - experience report

    Would be nice to hear your opinion on long-term rental versus buy-back. Where are the limits to consider buy-back? Lets calculate the rental for USD 80+/day (including road assistance, CDW with zero...
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    Re: Cross border horror discovery

    Solution: Go to ANY shebeen and buy BIG 0,7l Tafels in glass bottles for 20 NAD. And enjoy friendly local atmosphere there.
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