African shoestrings – Zimbabwe Day Ninety-Three Masvingo Zimbabwe

The next day was one of those days. Our early morning game drive yielded very little wildlife. It was our last opportunity to see wildlife in Hwange as we then commenced the 630 kilometre journey to Masvingo in the southeast. On the way out we flagged down by a ranger who asked us to drop … Continue reading African shoestrings – Zimbabwe Day Ninety-Three Masvingo Zimbabwe

African shoestrings – Zimbabwe Day Ninety-One Hwange

Main camp is' as the name suggests' the centre of Hwange. It has most of the facilities, accommodation and the National Park office. It was here that we had to check in and try and organise our spare night. The female official was not exactly helpful. "Yus we cun give you anuther lodge for dat … Continue reading African shoestrings – Zimbabwe Day Ninety-One Hwange

African shoestrings – Namibia Day Sixty three – Etosha NP

We now on our way to Halali, the next rest camp that was 70 kilometres away, which should only have taken us around hour but this place was teeming with animals. Every waterhole had an abundance so we didn't end up getting there until after midday some 4 hours later! This wildlife viewing slows you … Continue reading African shoestrings – Namibia Day Sixty three – Etosha NP

African shoestrings – Namibia Day Sixty two – Etosha NP

Back at the camp we found a couple of seats by the illuminated camp water hole and waited for the show to start. As darkness came so did a herd of thirsty Elephants. They drank like there was no tomorrow. We thought that they would suck the water hole dry. But suddenly they all stopped … Continue reading African shoestrings – Namibia Day Sixty two – Etosha NP