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Tips for hassle-free border crossing in Africa: At the border

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:

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Border crossings in Southern and East Africa

By Samantha Wong

 Setting out on an overland adventure and exploring the African continent has never been easier with today’s selection of car accessories and camping equipment. But what about the paperwork required to cross borders? It can be really difficult to get up-to-date and accurate information on what you need to get through immigration and customs. Continue reading Border crossings in Southern and East Africa

What you need to get through the border

Getting through border posts are notoriously the worst part of travelling in Southern Africa. One of the most vital aspects of preparing for your trip is to ensure that you have the right documentation for getting yourself and your vehicle through the border without wasting too many hours and getting yourself worked up too much. Continue reading What you need to get through the border