Monthly Archives: June 2014

It’s Official! Okavango Delta is a UNESCO World Heritage Site!

The list of the natural world’s most extraordinary places, UNESCO’s World Heritage List, gained its 1,000th entry on June 22, 2014 with the addition of the Okavango Delta in northern Botswana. This is the world’s largest inland delta – vital, … Continue reading

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Toyota 1000km Desert Race Is Nearly Here! (June 28-29)

For all you motorsport enthusiasts, it’s nearly time for the annual Toyota Kalahari Botswana 1000 (km) Desert Race. Part of the Dakar Challenge, this exciting 2-day event draws competitors and spectators from around the globe. Will you be there? Click … Continue reading

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Trekking the Okavango by Mokoro

Will Botswana’s Okavango Delta, the world’s largest freshwater inland delta be designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site? We’ll know soon, as this month (June 2014) the committee meets to announce its status. So this jUne our blogs are all about the Okavango, the vast … Continue reading

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