Africa Map Pin

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If you have purchased any of the items listed below from our Online shop before, you will qualify for an on going 50% discount on your next buy of any of them:

»T4A GPS Maps SD Card (also including SD cards registered on our website if purchased from a retailer)

»Downloadable Full Set Africa Map

For example, if you purchased one of our T4A GPS Maps Version (Full Set) on our online shop you will qualify for a 50% discount for any of the other products listed above, on your next order, and the order thereafter etc. (ONLY AVAILABLE ON OUR ONLINE STORE).  

NB! If you purchase the T4A Overland Navigator App on  the Google Play store and iTunes, then you're welcome to provide your receipt and we will provide you with 50% discount off the T4A GPS map. (Please note that the purchase should first be made on Google Play or iTunes as we don't have any control over those online stores) Please contact us direclty at sales@tracks4africa.co.za to receive this discount. 

Customers who have purchase the T4A iGo Primo SD Card for their in car navigational unit also qualify for this loyal customer pricing discount. Please contact us direclty at sales@tracks4africa.co.za to receive this discount. 

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We have found that the OS X Lion 10.07 and Lion 10.7.5 operating systems are  incompatible with our maps. In order to install the T4A maps on your system you will need to upgrade to the latest Mac operating system.

Botswana Self-Drive Guide Book

Price: R299.00


This guide book is specifically aimed at self-drive travellers. If you are a self-drive tourist, there are five things that you need to know when you are on the road:
1. Where to sleep.
2. Where to get fuel.
3. What to see and do.
4. Where to buy supplies.
5. Where to go in case of an emergency.

You can follow errata on the book on the website dedicated to the book:

http://botswana-self-drive-guide.tracks4africa.co.za/


If you are a rookie to the business of driving yourself into Africa, this guide will also help you to prepare for your trip. Tracks4Africa has a big community of experienced travellers who love sharing their knowledge. Based on their experience this guide advises you on matters like planning your trip, navigation, preparing your vehicle, buying the right equipment for travelling into remote areas and staying in contact with the rest of the world when you are on the road.

Before you venture into Africa, you need to be aware of safety and precaution issues.You need to know the road conditions and how to manoeuvre difficult road conditions. Travelling anywhere into Africa poses some health risks that you need to be aware of. Getting through border posts could be a pain, especially if you are not well prepared with the right documents. Can you imagine the frustration of having your well matured steak confiscated at a veterinary fence check point? All the above issues are covered in detail in this guide.

Even the travellers who need to fly in from afar and rent a vehicle to drive around, are taken into consideration. There are many pitfalls to be aware of when you rent a vehicle. These pitfalls are discussed and some rental companies to choose fromare listed.

If you are well prepared and well informed, you can really enjoy the unspoilt beauty of Africa! The Tracks4Africa travel community has shared with you the places and attractions that they really love to visit time and time again.

Botswana travel regions:
• Central Kalahari
• Chobe/Kasane
• Eastern Botswana/Tuli
• Hunter’s Road
• Kgalagadi
• Makgadikgadi
• Okavango/Moremi
• Southern Botswana
• Western Botswana

Featured under these travel regions are 42 towns or destinations (some are National Parks or Game Reserves). Each town or destination has a general description giving you some background on the town as well as a traveller description. A street and/or district map of the town shows you where exactly each camping and lodging listing which is linked to that town or destination, is situated.

For each of these towns or destinations a wealth of information was researched to answer the kind of questions that a self-drive traveller would ask. Through easy-to-read icons you will know if you will be able to refuel, have some repairs done, get medical attention, buy supplies, draw money, have your laundry done and if there is cellphone reception.

The Botswana Self-Drive Guide lists 308 camping and lodging places to stay. Each of these listings indicates contact details, rates, facilities and activities offered. Also, the nearest town with direction, distance and travel time from it, is given.

On top of all this the T4A community has lavished you with valuable tips on each and every aspect covered in the guide. As they are seasoned travellers, these are the kind of tips that can really make a huge difference to the success and enjoyment of your trip.

The table of distance does not only feature distances between towns, but also travel times. Reliable travel times are a unique feature for which Tracks4Africa is well known and is essential information when travelling in Africa because of the varying road conditions.

Botswana Self-Drive Guide
Number of pages: 348
Published by: Tracks4Africa
ISBN 978-0-9921829-5-3
Price: R299 VAT incl.

Sample of the Botswana Self-Drive Guide Book