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The Remarkable Okavango Delta: Xudum Delta Lodge

The Remarkable Okavango Delta — Xudum Delta Lodge

After 2 years of planning, dozens of hours of traveling (literally to the other side of the world), the four of us were finally there.  Our small Safari Air plane was taking your humble narrator, lovely wife Sylvia, and dear friends Greg and Oscar over the Okavango Delta.  We took in the sights of channels of water, branches of the Okavango River, with interspersed ponds and marshes.  There were islands of dry land and sand, and — yes, there they were — our first animals sightings; hippos bobbing in the water, herds of elephants working their way through the brush, and buffalo on the plains.  It is the water of the delta that provides its life …

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