Chobe Savanna Lodge
Travel Blogs from Caprivi Strip
... mentioned Epupa so we thought we would give it a go! The drive again was stunning and included our only properly flowing river crossing which was fun. Hilderbeest didn't even flinch. And then out of nowhere, we came across the oasis that is Epupa. Literally, all of a sudden there were palms and falls mist! We navigated our way to the top of the falls, a man pointed out the best place to wade over and then he followed after us and proceeded to strip and have a good scrub in the ...
Woke up and got half a breakfast in bed from Dom, before dressing and taking our clothes to the laundry, then going for a walk along the beach. Ended up where the beach turns into desert, and spent a lot of time playing in the sand and drawing silly pictures in the sand. Back to the house for lunch and then went quad biking, where we got kitted up in hairnets and helmets and then ...
... We went to bed before midnight as we were all excited about Christmas the next day.
We were awoken by the heat on Christmas Day so ventured out of our tents to wish each other a Merry Christmas. I must admit it was a bit weird not being around family for Christmas but this was our 8th Christmas away from home so we knew what to expect. I helped our tour guide prepare Christmas breakfast which was bacon, ...
... have been feeling if I had been bursting with the runs. I’m just pleased that’s not a story I have to tell.
Business done and hands washed with tap water, I haul out my hand sanitizer as I’m walking into the corridor again, grin plastered across my face, bursting to share my experience with Erik. Hand sanitizer is your best friend on a trip like this. Don’t leave home without it!
... dune. It might sound weird, but it really did feel to me like there was music playing. Soft music. Delicate. Barely there. But I heard it nonetheless.
I have rarely in my life felt in harmony with everything. Something, from some direction or other in life, is always jarring, creeping its sinister way into a thought, a moment, an event. There is seemingly always something to worry about. Something that needs planning. Something that ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool