Botswana Wild Day 8 - Oct 5 October 5th 2009 Moremi Game Drive Today was a big day, starting at 6:30 am and ending at 6:30 pm tonight. We hopped into Backpackers safari vehicle and headed for Moremi Game Reserve. Before even entering the park, we sighted two elephant under a distant acacia tree. It turned out to be our only viewing of these elusive animals, except for their distinct "loaves of bread" left everywhere on the road. Kay ... read more
Africa » Botswana » North-West » Moremi Game Reserve 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
Our favourite things to do are mostly centered around being in the outdoors and enjoying natural areas, so we are more likely found seeking out the lesser known parts of areas we visit, and the least populated areas. In past years, we've been known to hike for days, hauling heavy packs into remote valleys and forests just to avoid the usual front country crowds and see wild animals truly in the wild. These days, when on the road, we can be found driving the lesser traveled highways and byways in North America. Or on safari in remote parts of Southern Africa.
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