Herpetologist Johan Marais answers Tracks4Africa’s burning questions about staying safe around snakes when travelling Africa. By Arnold Ras
If you’ve done the necessary prep, you should feel confident driving up to the border post. Sure, corruption or criminal elements could destroy the best-laid plans, but those cases are rare fortunately. By Chris Davies
You’ll have a good chance of success if you heed the following:
With modern navigation devices and cellphone cover, it’s hard to imagine getting truly stranded by a stricken vehicle. That said, the best places to explore are usually the most remote and there’s always the chance an accident or mechanical failure could leave you marooned. By Chris Davies
So, what should you do in such a situation?