THE ‘BIG 6’ – We’ve got Dragons

Mark Adcock Activities, Environment, Ngepi

I arrived in this tiny Hambukushu village more than 30 years ago and here, a tale of huge Dragons that live in the Kavango river was and is still spoken of with much familiarity by so many as to make me a believer too. They spoke of a Female dragon, with features of a black mamba, but can also fly …

Ngepi’s Mokoro Trips – a taste of traditional Kavango life

Mark Adcock Activities, Environment, Uncategorized

There is undoubtedly no better way to explore the Okavango Delta than on a mokoro… I loved my mokoro trip at Ngepi Camp! Gliding through the water unobtrusively (without a noisy engine to scare away the wildlife) allows you entry into a secret world. Reedy islands and riverbanks are alive with birds of all kind; small buff-coloured Squacco Herons, Little …

Birding at Ngepi

Mark Adcock Activities, Environment

Birding… The Rollinson and Bernon families recently did a trip to Botswana and the Caprivi Strip. “From here we moved onto Ngepi Camp, about 15km’s south of Divundu we were there for three nights and found it to be one of the more enjoyable camps. Birds seen in the campsite included Hatlaubs Babbler, Senegal Coucal, Chirping Cisticola, African Crake, Meyers Parrot, Golden …