Posted by & filed under Kenny, Safari Stories.

The water level has dropped considerably in the Delta which has caused a mini migration of grazers to gather in areas where they can find water and at Shinde we are lucky enough to have permanent water all year round. The migration of grazers like Zebra and Wildebeest has created an increase in predator presence… Read more »

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“The lions walked through camp this morning,” says Junior, who picked us up from the airstrip, almost casually while steering the game viewer over dirt roads and through tall hippo grass on the short drive to Kanana camp. “Whaaaat?,” I reply, unable to control the excitement in my voice. I have been in and out… Read more »

Posted by & filed under James (Okuti Guide).

So often we go on game drives with predators or the “Big Five” as the main focus and we tend to forget about other interesting species of wildlife which we are so fortunate to have roaming the African wilderness, such an example is the fascinating Kudu antelope. James and his guests were on an afternoon… Read more »

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A Botswana Folk Story It was a long, long time ago in Botswana’s Okavango Delta, tortoise was crawling along when he met Serval on the path. Serval asked him if he had eaten that day, being the middle of winter, food was scarce so tortoise had not eaten and replied with a gloomy “no”. Serval… Read more »

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Bojus and Tebby are part of the team that contribute to making Ker & Downey Botswana’s Okuti the friendly, delightful camp that it is. Kewame Moabi, known as Bujos when he is in the bush, was born and raised in Maun.  He was born into the tourism industry as both his parents were camp managers… Read more »

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Last weekend the lovely people of Botswana joined together in celebrating the 50th independence anniversary of the country. A truly remarkable milestone achieved through perseverance, pride and team work. The Ker and Downey Botswana camp’s created their own programs as to how they thought the day should be celebrated and these celebrations that took place… Read more »