Botswana Superstitions

Ask anybody if they are superstitious, and most of them aren’t happy to admit they are. Yet across the world,…

3 years ago

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…

3 years ago

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…

3 years ago

Batswana are not tourists?

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

3 years ago

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…

3 years ago

Botswana Public Holidays 2017

Date Day Holiday 1 January Sunday New Year’s Day 2 January Monday New Year Holiday 3 January Tuesday New Year…

3 years ago

Dialling Codes and Emergency Numbers

Botswana Emergency Service Numbers (Toll Free) Ambulance Service 997 The Police 999 Fire Brigade 998 Medical Rescue 911 *Medical Air Rescue…

3 years ago

Electricity in Botswana

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

3 years ago

Water Supply In Botswana

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

3 years ago

Ice Glow Lantern Review

A lot of people around the world look forward to the summer each year. It’s not quite the same for…

3 years ago