A Self-Drive Adventure Through Botswana
In January 2021, my wife, Kirsten, and I went on a self-drive safari in Botswana in a vehicle from Chobe 4X4. We are camping idiots and always depart with a slight sense of trepidation that we may not return. It is not being in the wild that worries us; it is our profound mechanical ignorance.
Our vehicle was the perfect machine for mechanical imbeciles. It was impossible to break—the sort of vehicle perfect for driving into northern Botswana in the wet season. Our bedroom was a…