Category: Botswana

Moremi Magic

What kind of trip to Moremi Game Reserve is ever spur of the moment?? African Quiver's was. Our mission was to actually visit the Kalahari, but we were drawn to the Makgadigadi Pans National Park and what a find that was. But SINCE we were visiting our colleagues in Maun, they promised to show us the proper way to do the Okavango Delta, it would mean rearranging the itinerary, but what's…

The Kalahari Wilderness in Botswana

The Kalahari Desert is one of the world’s largest semi-arid areas and spans portions of Namibia, South Africa and most of Botswana. The region is harsh and dry and in fact, its name, Kgalagadi, means great thirst. It is similar in appearance to the great Sahara Desert but possibly even drier, considering the lack of surface water but also lack of wells. Despite this, the region is a wilderness icon.…