10 reasons why you need to go on a Botswana safari in 2017

04 January 2017
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If you’re looking for an uninhabited wilderness feel, then a Botswana safari should be at the top of your travel bucket list.

Botswana is home to some of the world’s premiere big game safari destinations such as the Okavango Delta, Moremi Game Reserve and Chobe National Park. Botswana also stakes claim to Africa’s second biggest migration route. If you’re looking to experience an authentic African safari, here are 10 reasons why you need to go on a Botswana safari in 2017.

 

 

 

That #eleFUNt was so close to getting a good scratch. #safarisogood #chobi #botswanasafari

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It's a long way down for a drink! #thesplits #botswanasafari #latergram #linyati #littlekwaracamp #gamedrive

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