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When is the best time to visit Botswana?

Botswana has a subtropical desert climate defined by two seasons throughout the year. The wet s..

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What kind of accommodation can I expect in Botswana?

Accommodation options range from luxury safari camps and lodges to self-catering huts and guest..

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Do I need a visa to enter Botswana?

Safari-goers to Africa need to make sure about visa requirements for the specific destination i..

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Are they any specific health requirements I should know of for Botswana?

The World Health Organisation recommends the following vaccinations for Botswana: hepatitis A, ..

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Is the water drinkable in Botswana?

Avoid drinking tap water in Botswana as in urban areas it is chlorinated and may not be suitabl..

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Are safaris family-friendly in Botswana?

Botswana is the perfect destination when planning a family-friendly safari. Kids can be enterta..

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How fit should I be for a safari experience in Botswana?

If game viewing from a vehicle is to make up the bulk of the safari outing, then all and any vi..

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Should I get insurance before travelling to Botswana?

It is advisable to make getting travel insurance as part of the planning of any safari. That en..

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Do I need an international permit to drive in Botswana?

An International Driving Permit allows foreigners to drive in Botswana and must at all times be..

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Does Botswana have any cultural etiquette I should be aware of?

Don’t be afraid to ask questions when traveling in Botswana. It is however better to ask an o..

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