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  1. 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...
  2. 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.
  6. Re: Accommodation between Ramatlabama border post and Kanye

    Motse lodge in Kanye. Coordinates -24.959359,25.34257 Number +267 5480363


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  7. Re: Camp outside of the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park

    Its just along the track, as you leave the campsites,going towards the Polentswa lodge when you start the Wilderness Trail.
  8. Re: Camp outside of the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park

    The over Flow campsite itís there at Polentswa, unless you talking about recent developments. We even asked at the entrance the logistics of booking it, and we were advised that itís only booked at...
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    Re: Self-drive Botswana special from BWP450

    So, if I want 3 nights Khwai Guesthouse 3 nights in July(Subject to availability) its (P450x3), 2 nights Chobe Elephant Lodge(P450 x 2). Im I correct that it will be P2250.00 for the entire 5 nights....
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    Re: Swartpan is Very Dry & Desolate

    Yah we did the same trip, Polentswa to Swart Pan last year May 2019, I enjoyed it, saw large herds of eland along the way and beautiful landscape. Don't mind doing it again, just for a night.
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    Re: Swartpan is Very Dry & Desolate

    I spoke to him last week, he was telling water was restored at the tank, still working of connecting to the taps. I even asked him about sightings and he said they saw lions there a week before. Im...
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    Re: May 2020 Botswana safari - will it happen?

    CORRECT. If I book campsites run by DNWP, under CONDITIONS, they PUT- NO REFUND there. So, there is no way the travel agency will get a refund for campsites. As for the 50$, I think the work...
  13. Re: Workshop needed in Maun (August for oil change)

    Which lodge will you be camping. Most of the lodges/Camps, like Audi have workshops and dispose their oil accordingly. I guess you could ask from them.
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    Re: May 2020 Botswana safari - will it happen?

    ;D;D;D Hahahah Please elaborate on that.....
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    Re: May 2020 Botswana safari - will it happen?

    Even us here Alto canít give an answer. I attended a Corona Virus briefing with Ministry of Health officials this week, they also canít give you definite answer. Even when you watch CNN you can see...
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    Re: Botswana February 2020 trip

    Great trip report. Thanks for sharing. I guess with technology in our hands, we are almost swiching from still pictures report to Video reports, which tells the story much better.
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    Re: Impromptu Bots Trip - Mid March

    There is no cheaper options fro Third bridge and Khwai. If you find those two expensive, you might as well camp outside the park at kaziikini and make day trips to Moremi from there. I will totally...
  18. Re: Track conditions in CKGR, Nxai Pan and Moremi in rainy season 2019/2020

    Thanks Rob for the update, really helps. I don't know how it is in the pans, NOW that the whole country has been receiving rainfall since Saturday and continuing even today. Wish you compiled a FUL...
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    Re: Dzibanana camp sites

    Where are you heading after Dzibanana, because its a significant detour from Nata-Francistown road, towards Zim border. Unless you are not pressed with time,not rushing, then the detour is worth it.
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    Re: Vet Fences

    Andre there is a Butchery in Motopi with nice steaks. Just after crossing the Boteti Bridge at Motopi, on the right.
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    Re: Swartpan is Very Dry & Desolate

    Mousie Im eager to know too, 27 days left to start my trip there. I guess I will call KAA Gate Monday and enquire, but a first hand update from a travel would be great.
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    Re: Botswana Meat

    There is a Sticky Thread about Meat, Fruits and Vegetables above with lot of information about this.
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    Re: Brakah camp hainaveld

    Rakops to Ghanzi is:
    Rakops-Phefodiahoka Gate= 77 kms. 22 kms from Rakops using tarred road towards Maun side, the turn left (West) joining the gravel road(57 kms) to Phefodiahoka Gate....
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    Re: Brakah camp hainaveld

    You can also Top Up in Rakops, after Mopipi there is diesel there. I think that would be enough. I'm not sure about your vehicle, my Amarok can easily do more than 3 days on my 80L tank before I use...
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    Re: Brakah camp hainaveld

    If you use this route, you cut a significant amount of distance,MATHEMATICALLY than going through Maun, BUT its slow going. Between 30 - 60 kms. So going through Maun is far, but due to tarred road,...
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    Re: Brakah camp hainaveld

    Regularly used by farmers. So its used very well.
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    Re: Brakah camp hainaveld

    One of the easiest, and easiest track out there. The 22 kms from Matswere to Phefodiahoka gate is just crusing, then 20 kms from Phefodiahoka to Haina Entrance is fine, with water puddles during...
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    Re: Botswana Whirlwind trip - April 2020

    Its hard to tell Deour-GP, weather is very unpredictable, especially April which is within the raining period. The road conditions will definitely depends on amount of rainfall.
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    Re: Botswana Whirlwind trip - April 2020

    Its hard to tell Deour-GP, weather is very unpredictable, especially April which is with the raining period. The road conditions will definitely depends on amount of rainfall.
  30. Re: Moremi May 2020 - Trip Details / Questions / Pictures / Report

    NOT Yet, that is the reading for the Okavango River Namibia, in Rundu before the delta. We are excited though about those numbers. We want Thamalakane River to flow in Maun, to access Chief's Island...
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    Re: Stocking up for the CKGR

    You are coming down North-South, which means staying vegetarian. You could bring chicken or fish. Those who still want their stake on the grill, drive the tarred road to Rakops, buy meat there and...
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    Re: Botswana Tour June 2020

    Check bullet 1, This one is just about campsite area, before you enter Magotho, from both side of the campsite, coming from the Kasane side and coming from Khwai village. The one about concession...
  33. Re: Safe place to leave a vehicle in Maun for 2-3 months

    Unless you are ready to pay for it.
  34. Re: Track conditions in CKGR, Nxai Pan and Moremi in rainy season 2019/2020

    I'm talking from knowledge and from what I have seen throughout my travel years. Right now the Zebras migration is enjoyed near Jack's Camp, on the sides of Gweta and Nxai Pans where Zebras travel...
  35. Re: Track conditions in CKGR, Nxai Pan and Moremi in rainy season 2019/2020

    Zebras from April/May, its still wet in the Pans. They start tracing their ways back to Boteti when the water starts drying in the pans.
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