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Botswana’s Top 50 Ultimate Experiences

Thalefang Charles’s new book titled Botswana’s Top 50 Ultimate Experiences will be released on November 24, 2016.


The book is a travel coffee-table guide of a bucket list of things to see, do, eat and attend in Botswana. It is Botswana’s ultimate itinerary presented with remarkable photographs and a language that travellers will relate to. The book is aimed at promoting Botswana as well as guiding travellers thorough Botswana.


About the book

This is Botswana’s ultimate bucket list. 

Top 50 of all the incredible things any traveller, whether local or foreigner, needs to see, do, eat and attend in Botswana. 

It is Botswana’s ultimate itinerary, presented with amazing photographs and language that travellers relate to. 

The book is divided into four main sections namely, Sights, Activities, Food and Events. 

It is for everyone who is interested on Botswana from her wildlife, arts & culture, natural wonders, manmade landmarks, beliefs and people’s way of life. 

For anyone who wish to explore Botswana whether by getting out there or from the luxury of their arm-chairs. 

This is the list that if one could exhausts, they can proudly say, “I know and experienced Botswana.” 


About the author

Thalefang Charles is a self-confessed ‘travelholic’ who has been trekking Botswana ever since he was allowed to leave house. 

Charles is a writer, photographer, traveller, blogger, arts lover and journalist based in Gaborone. 

He has travelled throughout Botswana and extensively through Africa. He has climbed Kilimanjaro Mountain in Tanzania to Uhuru Peak 5895m ÔÇô the highest point in Africa. 

He has successfully led two intrepid Cross Okavango Delta Expeditions travelling by mekoro. 

He was part of the National Geographic Expeditions in the Okavango and Angola exploring the headwaters of the Okavango river basin. 

Charles is also the pioneer New Media Coordinator at the Mmegi group.


Purpose of the book

The book is a coffee-table guide for travellers

It is aimed to market tourist/travel experiences in Botswana, to promote local tourism industry in Botswana

It is a ground breaking literary contribution by a motswana to the literary works in Botswana

It is aimed to celebrate Botswana’s 50th year Independence anniversary, and leave a lasting legacy of BOT50

A photographic exhibition of material collected over a 10-year period by one of Botswana’s brilliant and well-travelled local photographers



The book will be available at Exclusive Books Riverwalk Mall and selected bookstores from November 24, 2016.


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