Ghanzi - Kalahari Desert and the San Bushmen April 30th 2014 Botswana - diamonds, desert and bush
Using public transport to the Namibian/Botswanan border, I wasn't expecting to see nothing on the Bots side - no taxis, no people, no nothing. It was at the immigration office that John and I met a lovely South African woman, a bush pilot in Maun, who offered us a lift to our accommodation in Ghanzi. This town itself lies in the vast Kalahari Desert where th ... read more
Africa » Botswana » Ghanzi District » Ghanzi 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
I'm a Human Geography graduate seeking a career in international development. The purpose of my trip is to gain some relevant experience in developing countries. I plan to volunteer on a long term basis, participating in various community development projects across Southern and Eastern Africa. This blog will be a way of informing friends and family of my whereabouts and to discuss in detail some of the experiences I have.
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