An Experience to be Savoured – Etosha

Africa is well known for it’s Safari parks, with the Masai Mara, Kruger and Serengeti being the most famous and therefore iconic.

There are a huge amount of lesser known National Parks throughout the continent, one of those is Etosha National Park in Northern Namibia. We had not heard of it previously, but as many of us know the lesser known gems are sometimes the best. … More An Experience to be Savoured – Etosha

African Horror

We have just finished watching an episode of Ross Kemp’s Extreme World – A UK TV show which looks at some of the most horrific elements of humanity and the natural world. It includes subjects from the rise of nationalism, gangs, human rights, the drug trade, violence, poverty and even the worst human atrocities. Its pretty captivating and yet sickening at the same time! … More African Horror

Paradise in Mozambique

Mozambique never really appealed to me, in all honesty I wasn’t really sure what it had to offer.

We had traveled to South Africa a number of times, as are lucky enough to have family who live just outside of Johannesburg. Throughout these trip we have continued to fall further and further in love with Africa. Throughout these tripos we have been able to extensively explore South Africa, and move further afield to Namibia, Botswana and Zambia. … More Paradise in Mozambique

A Traditional African Experience – The Bushman Tribe – Botswana

One of the most unique Wandering Memories I have ever had was in Botswana when we had the utter privilege of meeting a local bushman tribe.

After crossing the border from Namibia, we headed to the Ghanzi Bushcamp, run by a lovely South African lady whose introduction was calling Botswana beer the piss of Africa! Ha… We all took an available upgrade to traditional bush huts, which were made of straw, a simple wooden door and a couple of beds with the essential mosquito nets. These were very comfortable though … More A Traditional African Experience – The Bushman Tribe – Botswana

Real Extreme Sports Part 4 – Sandboarding

In my fourth segment about Extreme Sports, (previous posts concentrated on Glacier Hiking, Great White Cage Diving and Snowsports), I’d like to take you to Namibia in 2009 when the offer of Sandboarding came up. As an intermediate skier and beginner snowboarder there was simply no way that I was going to let this opportunity pass me by, … More Real Extreme Sports Part 4 – Sandboarding