All the "logic" in the world like, "I know these lions see open cars with people in them all the time and they are not trying to eat me", but when one starts walking DIRECTLY towards you and you swear it is looking YOU in the eyes, it is a little unnerving and exciting (as my squirming in my seat as I try to video shows). This one went right under my seat at the back of the car. I could have patted her as she walked past she was that close. #Lion #Moremi #4x4 #Botswana #Game
On week 1 of 7 we picked up cars in Windhoek, stocked them with food and camping equipment then headed towards Botswana to the Central Kalahari Game Reserve.
......After a marathon day in Namibia’s capital, Windhoek, of collecting rental 4x4s, navigating the shops for provisions and then packing, and in some cases, repacking the 4x4 so it all fits, we were ready to go.
With Dave van Graan from Self Drive Safaris in the lead in his khaki Toyota “Troopy” our convoy of 7 heade