Climatic, Geographic and Societal Aspects of Botswana

Reasonably in-depth information about the people, geography and climate of one of Africa’s great safari destinations.

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Botswana Tourism

Botswana is one of the prime wildlife safari destinations in Africa with iconic parks such as Chobe and Moremi showcasing great elephant concentrations and the Okavango Delta.The Botswana ...
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Where is Botswana

Situated in the heart of the Kalahari Desert, Botswana is a landlocked country in the central part of southern Africa. More than 80% of the country is defined ...
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Transfrontier Parks

Transfrontier Parks are the way of the future but none can be more exciting than the proposed Kavango Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area (KAZA TFCA) which will include some ...
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Sustainable Tourism in Botswana

Game Reserves and National Parks were originally set up to preserve areas considered to be of national and international conservation value.Local Community InvolvementNowadays vast tracts of Africa comprising ...
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Okavango Panhandle

Okavango Panhandle

The Okavango Panhandle is the main watercourse supplying the Okavango Delta. The Panhandle is the stretch of approximately 70km of the Okavango River, from where the river enters ...
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Meandering Rivers

Situated in the heart of the Kalahari Desert, northern Botswana nevertheless has some of the most fascinating rivers on the planet. There are rivers that spill into the ...
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Maun. Frontier Gateway

Maun is the capital of the tourism industry of Botswana and the gateway to the legendary northern game parks of the country. By Leigh Kemp Pleasing to the ...
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The Busiest Airport in Africa is Maun

As you connect between flights at Maun Airport you will probably be unaware of the complex web of air charter arrangements in place at this tiny African hub ...
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Fast Facts

Read some interesting Botswana Fast Facts including Botswana's world records, democracy, the national flag, the source of the Limpopo River and more.Facts at a Glance:CurrencyLocal currency is the ...
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Country Information

One of Africa's most popular and exclusive safari destinations, Botswana is a fascinating world, home to well-known landmarks such as the Okavango Delta, the Kalahari Desert and the ...
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Botswana Climate

Botswana is a huge country, roughly the size of France, and extends through 9 degrees of latitude. This suggests considerable variation in climate.Ian MichelerBotswana's Seasons and Climate:Botswana is ...
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About Botswana

From the book "Insiders Guide to Botswana" by Ian Michler. Photographer and author.Roads and Routes InfoA guide to the main routes between major centres and smaller settlements.Local ArtFrom ...
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A Brief Overview

More than 3-quarters of Botswana is Kalahari Desert, so the huge emerald waterworld full of African animals known as the Okavango Delta, is a wonderful surprise. Almost every safari ...
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