Stellenbosch and the end of the overland tour

We had three nights in South Africa before the overland tour ended in Cape Town. The first night was spent amongst beautiful vineyards at a pretty campsite which was a precursor to our following two nights spent in South Africa’s top wine region, Stellenbosch. On arrival we snuck away from the group and had a…

Elephant extravaganza in Botswana

A short drive and an efficient border crossing (apart from the seemingly pointless foot and mouth check where we dipped our shoes into some muddy water) and we were in Botswana, a country the size of France, but with a population of just 2.2m. The nation is known as one of the higher end safari destinations:…