The Otter Trail is most probably the most famous and popular hike in South Africa. I did the hike over Easter Weekend and want to share 10 things that I think you should know if you consider doing this incredible hike. Continue reading 10 Interesting facts about the Otter Hiking Trail
It is late afternoon on a lovely dirt road somewhere in Kaokoland. Your delight in the beautiful sunset is spoilt by the uncomfortable realisation that you don’t know yet where you are going to sleep tonight.
If you bought Tracks4Africa Maps on a SD Card, you do not need to despair. You have Africa at your fingertips! With the help of the Africa Guide, which is on your SD Card, you never ever have to get stranded, not knowing where to sleep, buy food or get emergency help. You can even read up on nearby attractions and activities! Continue reading Get Africa at your fingertips on your GPS
One of the biggest and most common health risks when travelling in Africa is Malaria. Before you venture into Africa, find out if you are entering a Malaria high risk area. If you are, you must take prophylaxis. Remember that even in winter when it is cooler and the risk less, water still acts as breeding ground for mosquitoes. Continue reading All you need to know about Malaria