My Experience in the World’s Highest Country of Lesotho

Lesotho’s lowest elevation point is at about 1400 meters above sea level making it the highest country in the world. Besides this cool fun fact, that is not the only reason you should visit this country. The people in Lesotho are some of the warmest and their landscape some of the most jaw-dropping. If you…

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My 23 Hour Overnight Bus Ride from Zambia to Namibia

I really wanted to travel from Zambia to Namibia, no matter what it took. Since I was in the area already, I might as well see both Victoria Falls and Sossusvlei. But how can I see both places without breaking the bank? Flights between African countries are quite expensive even if you take a “budget” carrier….

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How to Cross from Zambia to Botswana

Are you looking to cross from Zambia to Botswana while travelling in Africa? It’s easier than you think! While a land border doesn’t exist between both Zambia and Botswana, you can still cross over by boat via the river (trucks typically cross through this river by ferry and the cue can be as long as two…

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Car Crash Nightmare in Namibia

The car crash happened so fast. One minute I was deep asleep, the next minute the car was spinning out of control. Next thing I knew we were driving up a sandbank as we crashed at the side of the road. I was sitting at the front passenger seat and Karen was very fearful that…

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My Frightening Night Drive Back to Johannesburg

One of the most important rules to staying alive in Johannesburg is to never drive at night. At night, car jacking, robberies and violent crime occurs more frequently. I always did my best to get home before dark and prevent anything bad from happening during our South African road trip. However, in this one instance during my…

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