Chobe National Park

 Posted by Elizabeth at 8:10 pm
Sep 132011
Chobe National Park

We left Hwange National Park and headed for the remote Botswana border at Pandamatenga. When we arrived at the Zimbabwe side there was only one guy around who seemed to just man the boom gate. The customs guy turned up a few minutes later and the immigration guy probably after 10 minutes smelling freshly cleaned. […]

Moremi National Park

 Posted by Elizabeth at 6:36 pm
Sep 172011
Moremi National Park

It is a long drive from Ihaha in Chobe to Third Bridge in Moremi so we were on the road at 6.15am. The road is good tar for about 40km south of Ngoma gate, from there it becomes sandy tracks or gravel all the way to Moremi. At Chobe we were told that we would […]

Back to Maun

 Posted by Elizabeth at 4:20 pm
Sep 192011

Once again we found ourselves in Maun in order to prepare for our last park in Africa, the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park. On our way back from Moremi we had to pass through a vet fence, which unfortunately we didn’t realise was there. They had a field day and took our rump steak and boerworst, then […]

Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park

 Posted by Elizabeth at 6:23 pm
Sep 262011
Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park

The last park of our African adventure was the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park (KTP). Everyone we spoke to raved about the park, especially the number of lions present so we were really looking forward to it. We left Kang and travelled through quite thick, sandy roads to the Mabuasehube gate on the Botswana side. The park […]

A Final Wrap Up

 Posted by Elizabeth at 9:23 am
Feb 192012

I thought it was about time I posted a final wrap up, after all we have been home now for nearly 5 months! Our last couple of days were spent driving back to Johannesburg, so not particularly exciting. When we got to the airport things started to go wrong. Firstly we tried to check in […]

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