Seeing Namibia so lush and green after this year’s good rains was special of itself. But several bucket-list experiences really made this trip one for the memory banks. By Lizette Swart
When it comes to overlanding, Lea and Francois Erasmus are professionals. Their company, Ultimate Routes, specialises in planning and booking trips for other adventurers. They share some of their favourite destinations in Botswana and Namibia.
Ever spent a holiday rushing round the sights, only to get home more worn out than when you left? Slow travel is all about exploring in an unhurried way and soaking up the local colour. And Namibia is just the place to slow down and spend a bit more time enjoying the scenery. By Roxanne Reid