Maun, Botswana, February 10-13, 2016
Most of the group has gone on a 2 night 3 day trip into the Okavango Delta. They will be poled in a hollowed out tree canoe for a couple hours to the campsite, then spend 2 days doing nature walks and animal viewing. I opted for the air conditionning and pool option-
in the 36 degree heat and humidity.
As we've been heading west in Botswana, the land is becoming desert. The trees must have huge root systems because they are growing in white sand. There are a few cattle around but very few villages and fewer people-