In 2016, an apprentice miner found a tennis ball-sized diamond named the Lesedi la Rona
, the largest diamond
to be discovered to date. The Jwaneng diamond mine is located in south-central Botswana about 120 kilometers west of the city of Gaborone
, the capital of the Republic of Botswana. Perhaps you were introduced to Botswana
in cMcCallc Smith’s, The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
. In its pages you read about Mma Ramotswe enjoying Rooibos tea, which is cultivated in Southern Africa
Who hasn’t dreamed of being on a safari
? Travel to Maun
where your adventure begins. Your dream can become reality. In the comfort of your accommodations, make your plans. Prepare to experience the natural beauty and wonder of the Central Kalahari Game Reserve
, the second-largest game reserve in the world. The camelthorn
, an acacia tree, is the symbol of this dessert. Kalahari means large thirst
in the Tswana language Between December to April, it is transformed into grasslands.
When does a mirage appear real?
In Deception Valley, known for this phenomenon. The Kalahari is where lions, cheetahs, and leopards
make their home, as well as the unique Southern Yellow billed Hornbill with its black and white mosaic-like feathers, and the Secretary Bird
which displays a confident strut with its long stilt-like legs.
Rent directly from owners
of vacation rentals. There are condo rentals in holiday resorts or a condo rental in the heart of the city, cottage vacation rental and villa accommodations. Villas will often include a swimming pool. Privately owned vacation home rentals are convenient and equipped with kitchen and laundry facilities. Check out your options for a vacation rental accommodation at Owner Direct Vacation Rentals
. Experience why staying in privately-owned lodgings is preferred for your holiday home accommodation.