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Our Annual Migration to Kasane and Chobe

For the last 4 years we have been visiting Kasane, in northern Botswana, every Independence Weekend, and why not as it is such an awesome place. Kasane borders onto the Chobe National Park where the Chobe River forms the border … Continue reading

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Weather Update

October is always our hottest month of the year and this year it looks like the same pattern may follow. Temperatures are already in the very high 30’s and looking to go over 40C soon. The other day, after two … Continue reading

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Catch-up

Weather Update: So far we have had a very mild winter, with probably only 3 cold days the whole season. Temperatures now in August have already gone over 30C which is wonderful. Our August winds have also already started, apparently … Continue reading

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The Miracle of Life

Phudi our goat, who has walked a long road with us (see end), gave birth yesterday evening to a little girl. Sue and I go up to The Plot every evening to feed the animals and to do odds and … Continue reading

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Another 2nd biggest for Karowe Mine

Karowe Mine, where Sue works, as done it again. This in recovering the 2nd largest diamond ever found after the Cullinan Diamond which was over 3000 carats. Back in 2015 the mine announced the recovery of a 1111 carat diamond, … Continue reading

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Updates

Weather Update: It was looking like it was going to be a good rainy season, well that was until the beginning of February. The last few years February has been our best month for rain, with figures of 118mm, 182mm … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

What a great start to the year: our first baby chicken and over a 100 mm of rain since Christmas eve. With the year beginning so well, it has to be a great one. Hope you have a great year.

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