Fitting a rooftop tent

Fitting a rooftop tent

During 2015 we decided to do a trip to Malawi, wait for it, without the trailer.  And you know what that means?  That means back to the drawing board again.  We needed to re-think and re-plan everything.  How will we fit in everything that we got so used to and that...
Camping with a big tent

Camping with a big tent

After two or three camping trips with our small tent we realised that we needed to find a better solution.  What we needed is a solution that would offer: The same flexibility that the small tent offered, but would have more space to utilize against the elements. We...
Camping with a small tent

Camping with a small tent

After selling our Sprite Sunway caravan early in 2005 we reverted to camping with a tent. We had a small 2.5mx2.5m canvas bow tent stored in the garage, and decided to give it a try. We did however need a few extra things.  The fully equipped kitchen of the caravan...
Namibia and the Richtersveld – December 2016

Namibia and the Richtersveld – December 2016

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 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...
The Bushfront Lodge – Livingstone, Zambia

The Bushfront Lodge – Livingstone, Zambia

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