Namibia December 2018/January 2019 trip

Namibia December 2018/January 2019 trip

Namibia trip – Dec 2018/Jan 2019We are back home from our 20-day Namibian holiday. This was the first trip with the new Toyota Land Cruiser fitted with a Bushlapa Bosluis 2.  More about this later.  We left home on 15 December 2018 and returned on 3 January...
Toyota Land Cruiser/Bush Lapa Bosluis Project (2)

Toyota Land Cruiser/Bush Lapa Bosluis Project (2)

We took delivery of our Bushlapa Bosluis (Bushlapa no 1426) fitted on the back of our Toyota Land Cruiser on 2 August 2018. The first trip with our new camper was driving it back home to Pretoria all the way for Bush Lapa Caravans in the Paarl. Bushlapa did an...
Toyota Land Cruiser/Bush Lapa Bosluis Project (1)

Toyota Land Cruiser/Bush Lapa Bosluis Project (1)

We did not do a lot of updating on our webpage lately. One of the reasons maybe the fact that since our return from the Richterveld we sold the last of our camping equipment that we would not need anymore, leaving us with basically nothing to go camping with.  That...
Our New Travel Companion

Our New Travel Companion

In our last Blog entry (November 2017) we told you that we have plans for changing/enhancing our camping setup. We also held you in suspense with the promise to tell you more about it on our return from the Namibia/Richtersveld tour. Well we are back, and we have made...
Namibia and the Richtersveld – December 2017

Namibia and the Richtersveld – December 2017

Our December 2017 trip has been finalised. We will be visiting the Fish River Canyon, Lüderitz and Kolmanskop in Namibia.  From there our route will take us via Vioolsdrift to the Richtersveld.  Leaving the Richtersveld will take us through the Richtersveld World...
Malawi – December 2016

Malawi – December 2016

Planning and preparations for the trip We just could not get Malawi out of our minds since our previous trip – December 2015. It was not long being back home that we made the decision to go back to Malawi in December 2016. During the previous trip we wanted to see as...
Oupa se Plaas – Modimolle, Limpopo

Oupa se Plaas – Modimolle, Limpopo

We spent the long weekend of the 16th – 18th of June 2017 bush camping on “Oupa se Plaas”. Oupa se Plaas is situated on the Grootfontein road which turn off from the Modimolle (Nylstroom) Mookgopong (Naboomspruit) road, also known as the R101. The Grootfontein road...
Maiden Botswana Trip (Part 4)

Maiden Botswana Trip (Part 4)

Part Four – The Journey Back South This trip report is posted with recognition to the author, Frans Nieman, who granted us the permission to use his trip report on our page.  Frans wrote …………. Time to move on. We left Senyati with heavy...
Maiden Botswana Trip (Part 3)

Maiden Botswana Trip (Part 3)

Part One – Spending time in the North This trip report is posted with recognition to the author, Frans Nieman, who granted us the permission to use his trip report on our page.  Frans wrote …………. No leopard sighting richer, at about 10:30...
Maiden Botswana Trip (Part 2)

Maiden Botswana Trip (Part 2)

Part Two – Going up North Part two of this trip report is posted with recognition to the author, Frans Nieman, who granted us the permission to use his trip report on our page.  Frans wrote …………. When pulling in at the Spar in Maun, after...
CENTRAL KALAHARI GAME RESERVE (CKGR) – BOTSWANA

CENTRAL KALAHARI GAME RESERVE (CKGR) – BOTSWANA

We have been in the CKGR numerous occasions and have subsequently received a number of requests regarding our itinerary. We will finalise our detailed trip report (now long overdue) and post it to our website soonest.  However, please find below information to answer...