Okavango Delta safari: Botswana is Africa’s great success story

The Okavango River spreads over the delta and transforms the parched landscape into a luminous tapestry of greens and golds from May to October each year.  Photo: Sanctuary Retreats As

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Africa safari driving tips: Why preparing for a holiday can be almost as much fun as doing it

A drive through unfamiliar terrain surrounded by wild animals: The Kalahari Desert, Africa Photo: Alamy There was a moment of self-doubt, and it came while I was watching Top Gear. There

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Botswana bushmen safari: Survival secrets of the San

Learning how to make fire. Photo: Ben Groundwater There is excitement in the air as the San bushman in front of me sits down in the grey dirt and starts digging.

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Inside Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s Botswana hideaway where they fell in love

A tented camp at Meno a kwena. Photo: Alamy It really is the kind of place where one could fall in love; in love with the country, the light playing on

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The amazing destination no one cares about

Cape Town’s iconic Camps Bay beach. Photo: iStock There’s this amazing destination, and it’s about a 14-hour direct flight from the east coast of Australia. That’s the same as LA, or

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A United Kingdom movie, Botswana: The great forbidden love affair between an African prince and an English commoner

Baobab Sunset at Kubu Island, Botswana. Photo: Getty Images It was one of last century’s great forbidden love affairs – between a black African prince leading his people to independence from its

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Filming Botswana’s wildlife: See how the experts capture amazing footage

A safari trip in the Duba Plains of the Okavango Delta in Botswana offers a chance to get close to lions. Photo: Beverly Joubert Dereck and Beverley Joubert are the kind

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Drive through Namibia and Botswana: A 7000-kilometre self-drive

Inquisitive meerkats were a highlight. Photo: Heinrich van den Berg NAME Russell and Margaret Huntington, South Yarra, Victoria, with Jan Goud and Chris Cairns, Port Melbourne, Victoria TRIP A 7000-kilometre self-drive

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8 Ways Travelers Waste Money

Kasto80/Dreamstime You won’t believe how much you may be tossing away on vacation. Sure, vacation is supposed to be your time to relax, to recharge your batteries. But there’s a

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Watch Budget Travel on Facebook Live: “High-Tech Hotel Rooms”

The hotel room of the (near) future will be incredibly interactive, responsive, and more than a little sci-fi. Budget Travel editor-in-chief Robert Firpo-Cappiello and senior editor Liza Weisstuch will be

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