Formerly the British protectorate of Bechuanaland, Botswana adopted its new name upon independence in 1966. Four decades of uninterrupted civilian leadership, progressive social policies, and significant capital investment have created one of the mos... [read more]
Date: September 19th 2010
Crusin' down the ChobeSunday, August 29. Today we drive to Choble National Park in Botswana which means we have to exit Zim and enter Botswana. My passport is brimming with African entrance and exit stamps.
Elbow roomWe drive to a small wharf and catch a boat for a ride down the Chobe river. Most of the tour group opt to ride on top in the very warm sun, which makes it lo ... read more