Botswana Coat of Arms

Botswana’s Coat of Arms of was adopted on January 25, 1966, the year within which Botswana gained independence from Great…

3 years ago

Botswana’s Kgotla System

What Exactly Is A Kgotla? Botswana has often been lauded as one of the oldest democracies in the world, and…

3 years ago

Top Gear – Botswana Special

Top Gear: Botswana Special is a full-length, special edition episode for BBC motoring programme Top Gear, and was first broadcast…

3 years ago

BotswanaPost launches Kgotla Stamps

BotswanaPost has unveiled the new Kgotla stamps with the tagline, ‘Democracy through dialogue’. The four stamps were designed under four…

3 years ago

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