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  • November23rd

    Writing amongst the animals. Okavango Delta, Botswana

    As I am sitting here overlooking the Okavango Delta from the lounge of Oddballs, a bittersweet feeling sits with me. I am incredibly appreciative of the opportunity I have had here and at the same time I am sad to leave this peaceful place. During the day, you hear the birds constantly chirping and the occasional plop of a frog into the Delta water. As you walk around, you hear your own footsteps, the wind blowing through the trees and grasses, and the sounds of the animals alerting each other of your presence. You become keenly aware that you are a visitor in their world and that your presence is tolerated as long as you are respectful.

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  • November23rd

    Check out our photo gallery of the Okavango Delta, Botswana!  We saw lots of elephants, giraffe, zebras, impalas and more on our African safari!

  • November23rd

    View from Oddballs Camp. Okavango Delta, Botswana

    When planning our trip to Botswana, I have to admit that I was a bit intimidated by the challenge of finding accommodations that would be affordable and comfortable. Having never been to Bostwana and planning our visit without a travel agent, it was difficult to gauge how we would enjoy one of the about two dozen camps in the Delta. I was fortunate enough to stumble upon Dumela Botswana, a company based out of the Green Pepper Travel Company in South Africa, which provided bookings to a little camp called Oddballs.

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