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Top 5 ways to kill some time in Kasane

January 17th, 2019|

What began as a quiet village and a remote outpost in northern Botswana has transformed into a busy tourist hub. Kasane is the springboard for exploring Botswana’s oldest national park, Chobe National Park, and strategically positioned at a major tourist route intersection where four African countries meet - namely [...]

Sankuyo, the Keepers of Paradise

November 30th, 2018|

For over a hundred years, the Sankuyo community has lived along a serene stretch of riverbank on the eastern edge of the Okavango Delta. Guardians of the land, the people of Sankuyo are keepers of paradise. A paradise that welcomes guests from all over the world. Sankuyo Village [...]

Mma Dinare: The Okavango Delta’s Newest Camp

November 19th, 2018|

What it’s like to stay at Mma Dinare Camp in the Okavango Delta Mma Dinare means ‘Mother Buffalo’ and is the newest camp to come into the Under One Botswana Sky portfolio, which also includes the iconic Okavango Delta destinations of Moremi Crossing, Pom Pom Camp, Gunn’s Camp, as [...]

The best places to see African wild dogs in the wild

November 9th, 2018|

Have you ever heard the surprising sound that African wild dogs make? It’s bewildering. Their collective calls are more bird-like in nature and sound like the twittering chirps of canaries, rather than the expected howling sounds of wolves or the gruff bark of a dog. The sweet sound of [...]

Botswana’s best birding safaris and when to go

October 9th, 2018|

Almost 600 species of birds can be found across Botswana. The perfect time to enjoy a Birdwatching Safari in this iconic destination? Right now. Botswana’s best birdwatching season We're heading into Botswana’s most beautiful birding season. Water levels have risen in the Okavango Delta, colourful migrants are swooping in [...]

The Fundamentals of Safari Yoga

September 19th, 2018|

The underlying essence of a Yoga Safari, or so we believe, is to marry yoga practice and the fundamentals of a safari into the same experience. The constructs of breath and beauty of presence lend themselves to both yoga and to the safari experience. Bringing the two together, and [...]