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Botswana

Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana.

Africa

Wild at heart

It's game on for an unforgettable adventure, writes Katrina Lobley in this first-timers' safari guide.

Botswana

Cool style in Kalahari heat

Botswana San Camp

From a chic camp on a pristine salt pan, Helen Anderson finds a seemingly barren desert teeming with life.

Deals: Escape to Africa

Xaranna Tented Camp

Stay six nights at any combination of &Beyond's lodges in Botswana, Namibia or South Africa and only pay for four nights.

Africa

Savannahs of surprise

Africa

Diane Armstrong discovers it only takes one lion to find you're never too old for a safari.

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Photo galleries

Ultimate trip into the wild

Botswana is sometimes described as one of the best safari destinations in Africa. From big game to boat rides to sumptuous meals, there's not much more you can ask for in a trip into the wild.

Out in the wild

Affection

Get up close and personal with African wildlife in Botswana, where you can see elephants, zebras and giraffes without even leaving your camp.

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Travellers Tips

Tripologist

Embassy may hold key to keeping vehicle safe

Tripologist My husband wants to drive around Africa. I'm worried about where we leave the vehicle in countries where we know no one. Any tips?

Tips

Don't spit, have public sex or forget to flush the toilet

Topless-sunbathing

Chris Pritchard Breaking laws while on holiday in another country is easier than you think.

Map of Botswana

Travel News

Planes, porn and racism: Travel's biggest Twitter fails

Justine Sacco's Twitter post.

KYLIE MCLAUGHLIN 5:15pm | You won't believe what some travellers - and travel companies - have done on Twitter.

Italy's 'haunted' island up for auction

TOM KINGTON 10:52am | Italy is hoping to transform the "haunted" island into a holiday spot with a luxury hotel.

Couple convert a plane into guest accommodation in Great Southern

ALEISHA ORR 4:01am | If the DC-3 aeroplane that will soon act as an alternative accommodation option on a rural West Australian property could speak to its guests, it would have some interesting stories to tell.

Pack your bags, Queensland campaign combats the Ita effect

CAMERON ATFIELD 15 Apr | The Queensland government has launched a new campaign to encourage tourists back into the state, following a wave of publicity dominated by tropical cyclone Ita.

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