Our Environmental Club was out in the bush – Bush Ways Foundation and Elephants for Africa

Between the 10th and 13th of May 2019, thirty standard seven students from Khumaga Primary School came into the Makgadikgadi Pans National Park for 24-hours each. Accompanying the students were eight parents and teachers. During each two-day, one-night trip, the participants went on two game drives, heard from a range of professionals in the conservation and tourism industries, participated in multiple activities and heard about Elephants for Africa’s (EfA’s) research activities. Continue reading “Our Environmental Club was out in the bush – Bush Ways Foundation and Elephants for Africa”


The Bed Night Bank and Bush Ways Foundation

The Bed Night Bank by Travel for Impact

One of the local projects we as Bush Ways are supporting is the Bed Night Bank initiated by one of our partners #TravelforImpact and Safari Destinations – Botswana & Zimbabwe. Travel for Impact is a social enterprise that links the travel industry with local community projects in Northern Botswana. Travel for Impact aims to bridge the gap between the tourism sector and civil society, allowing visitors and tourism Continue reading “The Bed Night Bank and Bush Ways Foundation”

Safaris in the green or rainy season

Generally one would say Botswana is known for its sunny clear skies almost all year round giving perfect sunset and sunrise views. However there are life giving summer rains marking the start of green season. After the rains, the landscape is left lush, green and beautiful. Continue reading “Safaris in the green or rainy season”

Bush Ways’ first female guide

The profession of a guide is still more or less known as a men’s world. You need to be strong, you have to read the behaviour of animals, you have to protect people – all qualities that are well known for men. But this is not completely true, women as well can do this job, we are now living in a very modern and advanced world where also ladies can become guides… Continue reading “Bush Ways’ first female guide”

Pack for a Purpose and Sango Safari Camp – a great partnership!

We just received this wonderful blog post by #PackforaPurpose about donations made by guests that travel to Sango Safari Camp. We are proud members of Pack for a Purpose and we are so grateful for all the support we are receiving from our generous guests travelling to Africa.

Read this awesome story here:

Over the past several years, whenever my husband and I travel to the far flung reaches of the globe that we always seem to end up in, I make a point of reaching out to the local community to arrange to bring much needed school supplies, children’s books, etc.

Continue reading “Pack for a Purpose and Sango Safari Camp – a great partnership!”

Bush Ways’ new safari

Bush Ways offers 3 different styles of safaris, the Semi Participation Camping, the Fully Serviced Camping and the Accommodated Safari. All these meet different preferences. Do you want to be adventurous and be part of all the fun of setting up a camp, the Semi Participation Safari is your safari. Continue reading “Bush Ways’ new safari”

Bush Ways Lodges welcomes a NEW camp – BOTETI RIVER CAMP

On the 1. September 2019 Bush Ways Lodges took over Tiaan’s Camp. A cosy camp that provides 7 ensuite chalets and 8 campsites for those that are a bit more adventurous. Boteti River Camp is situated in the hearty village of Khumaga, bordering the Makgadikgadi Nationalpark.

Overlooking the riverbed, Boteti River Camp is an oasis on the edge of Makgadikgadi National Park, close by the Khumaga entrance gate and within easy reach of Nxai Pan National Park and Central Kalahari Game Reserve.

Located on the outskirts of Khumaga village, Boteti River Camp is easily accessible whether driving from Maun, Nata, Kasane, or Khama Rhino Sanctuary making it a not-to-be-missed and easy addition to any Botswana safaris offering fantastic contrasts with the Okavango Delta, Moremi Game Reserve, Chobe National Park and the Central Kalahari Game Reserve. Continue reading “Bush Ways Lodges welcomes a NEW camp – BOTETI RIVER CAMP”


Adventures captured are timeless…

Bush Ways Safaris is happy to announce its first ever PHOTO COMPETITION! And we invite YOU to take part! #JoinTheBushWaysClan

The competition will run from 1st January 2019 to 31st December 2019.


For images taken on one of Bush Ways’ memorable adventures, here’ s what one stands a chance to WIN:

  • 1stprize: 900 Euro travel-voucher for any Bush Ways Safari of your choice
  • 2ndprize: 400 Euro travel-voucher for any Bush Ways Safari of your choice
  • 3rdprize: 200 Euro travel-voucher for any Bush Ways Safari of your choice

HOW TO WIN Continue reading “Bush Ways’ 1st PHOTO COMPETITION”

Diary of a Bush Ways safari with guide Evans by Frank G.

Tuesday March 13. Tucson Az
Daline is to join me for a trip to Botswana and an 8 day safari in the Okavango Delta, as
I have done twice before. I have been pining for a travel partner and one day about
three weeks ago I got an early morning phone call from Daline. Her first words were,
“Grandpa, I’ll travel to Africa with you”. Continue reading “Diary of a Bush Ways safari with guide Evans by Frank G.”

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