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An unforgettable Botswana safari: Part 1 – The Okavango Delta

Mokoro ride as sun sets

This article was originally published in June 2015 Readers are well aware of my love of – and incurable addiction to – Africa. My condition worsened last year when I went on my first safari; now I crave a new hit on a daily basis. You will often hear that an African safari is a […]

Grown-up Travel Guide’s Best Photos: Sunset mokoro ride, Okavango Delta, Botswana

Sunset mokoro ride in Okavango Delta

  One of the countless highlights of my trip to Botswana with Sunway Safaris was undoubtedly this: gliding gracefully through the waters of the Okavango Delta in a mokoro or dug-out canoe. Once fashioned from the mighty sausage tree, these are now environmentally-friendly fibreglass versions but still demand the skill of a local poler/guide. I […]