Geography Now! Botswana

Thanks to Paul B. (aka Barby) for this great video on Botswana! Visit his YouTube page for more videos on other countries…

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…

A United Kingdom

A United Kingdom is a British biographical romantic drama film directed by Amma Asante and starring David Oyelowo and Rosamund…

Quick facts about Botswana

Botswana’s President is His Excellency Mokgweetsi Eric Keabetswe Masisi. He is the fifth President of Botswana, serving since 2018. He also…

Taxis

There’s no shortage of taxis in Botswana. Taxis in Botswana fall in three categories; blue plates, taxi companies and unregistered…

Botswana Public Transport

Spotlight on Gaborone If you ever find yourself in Botswana, prepare yourself for the lack of reliable public transport. Well,…

Expat’s view on expats

Botswana is home to many expats from a variety of countries. I’m British and I can count on one hand…

Begging

Botswana, like many other countries, has issues with poverty and the gap between the rich and the poor is quite…

Public Transport

There are a few modes of public transport in Botswana; buses or planes will help with long distance journeys, but…

The Language Barrier

I’ve been in Botswana for three years now and one of the challenges of moving to Botswana (for me) is…