Dros RiverWalk – A Review

Dros, as described on their website, is a family-friendly restaurant chain with a rustic feel, a South African wine cellar…

A review of Sanitas, Gaborone

Sanitas is Botswana’s oldest and largest Nursery & Garden Centre and is located near Gaborone Dam. As restaurants have come…

Supermarket Etiquette

No matter where you are in the world, going to the supermarket is a mundane and uneventful chore we must…

Motsana Cultural Centre, Maun

We spotted the eye-catching Motsana Cultural Centre building from the road on our way to some nearby lodges. I guess…

Botswana’s Postal Service

BotswanaPost has in recent year undergone a re-brand and with that, overhauled its whole service delivery and offer. BotswanaPost’s rebranding…

Internet access in Botswana

While it’s clear that Internet access has become a basic necessity for most people across the world, it remains a…

Food glorious food

If there’s a trump card up Botswana’s sleeve, it’s Botswana beef. Prepare to add an inch or two to your…

Batswana are not tourists?

I spent the festive period in Maun, the gateway to the Okavango Delta and therefore a popular destination for most…

Power cuts and water rationing

Anyone travelling to (or planning to relocate to) Botswana needs to understand and appreciate the situation regarding water and electricity. Water…

Electricity in Botswana

Electricity just like water in Botswana is a huge challenge. I find it ironic that it took us until the…

Water Supply In Botswana

For a very long time, Botswana water was always considered safe to drink straight out of the tap. However, it…