Okavango Delta skeleton

Zebras on Day Three in the Okavanago Delta of Botswana

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Waking up in my tent at 5:30 am was easy (this from someone who utilizes the snooze button to barely make it out of bed by 7am!) on my third day in camp – I was exhausted the night before from my full day in camp – the morning trek, the shower in the sun and the hippo search […]

Okavango Delta landscape

Okavango Delta Morning Safari Walk at Oddballs’ Camp

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Day 2 on my Okavango Delta Walking Safari at Oddballs’ Camp begins at 5:30 (wake up call/visit to tent) with a light snack/coffee before heading out at 7am to start the first of two walks today.  My breakfast of champions this early is a power bar that I brought with me. I’ve sealed my foods in […]

Impala and monkey on safari

Walking Safari in Botswana – Tracking the Animals in the Okavango Delta

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After all of the traveling, I was ready to go on my walking safari, whatever that meant in the Okavango Delta.  While I had read about “going on safari”, I hadn’t a clue what that actually entailed but I was about to find out.  Walking from my “room” in the sandy path to the main […]

Safari camp lounge at Oddballs Okavango Delta Botswana

Oddballs Camp Safari Review in the Okavango Delta, Botswana

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Landing in Maun, Botswana, the airport was awash in small bush planes and one building for passengers to transit.  You exit the plane and walk to the terminal -something that became commonplace in Africa -walking to/from your plane  which I liked.  I had been traveling for four days to get here and had one more […]