After two weeks in friendly, colourful Zambia, we found Kasane on the edge of the Chobe National Park in Botswana way too busy and full of South Africans for our liking.
Crossing with the Kazungula ferry from Zambia to Botswana over the Zambezi River is fun – but only if you have a strongly developed sense of humour and aren’t a person who easily gets stressed.
The Tankwa Karoo National Park protects a stark but beautiful swathe of countryside and is well worth visiting for many reasons. Although the peaceful paradise that is the Elandsberg wilderness camp makes it hard to want to get up and leave, here are 7 things well worth doing during your visit.
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I'm an independent travel writer and book editor with a passion for Africa - anything from African travel, people, safari and wildlife to adventure, heritage, road-tripping and slow travel. I'm happiest in the middle of nowhere, meeting the locals, trying something new, or simply watching the grass grow.
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