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Oct 29, 2011 - Hornet Encounter

Before breakfast, Al thinks it's a great idea to walk to the lodge from our campsite to book the afternoon game drive. After all, it is only a short 1.5km on a marked path through the bush. So off we go without water, no food in our belly's and really no idea if we were on the correct path. Silly now that we look back. Uphill trekking tested our quads for most of the way before we see a downhill portion. Al leads, cutting trail so to speak, through the many spiderwebs strung across the path. He became tired of walking into the webs with his...

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Oct 28, 2011 - Namibia by Motorhome, Are We Crazy?

Breakfast at Chameleon kitchen again before our pre-arranged taxi comes to take us to Bobo Campers almost back to the airport.  At Bobo's we meet Wil and her husband, a Dutch couple now living in Namibia running the rental company here although South Africa is the base for Bobo's Camper rentals. She, very thoroughly, went over the contract with us and he went over the operations of the motor home. Two hours later, at around noon, we were ready to roll. With a reminder to Al to stay on the left side of the road he maneuvered the diesel motor...

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May 16, 2010 - route dag 19 Waterberg

Waterberg Today we are going to take it easy. We will take a look at the Cheetah Conservation Fund and take a walk on top of Waterberg Plateau. There is also the possibility to go on another game drive in the morning. The sunset is supposed to be spectacular. ____________________________________________________________________________________________

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May 15, 2010 - route dag 18 Tsumeb - Waterberg

Tsumeb - Waterberg (time 4,5 hours, distance 250 km) We will take gravel roads to Waterberg which goes through Grootfontein. This is the location where the hoba meteor hit the earth. Once we are settled in the guestfarm in Waterberg, we'll take it easy. We have another full day here at Waterberg. We will be staying at Waterberg Guest Farm ( http://www.exclusive.com.na/waterberg/index.htm ) ____________________________________________________________________________________________

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