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"Packing List" Africa Packing List Tip by SharmaB1

Africa What to Pack: 53 reviews and 92 photos

Luggage and bags: It is a very hard trip to pack for as you can't take much when you go into Botswana as most of it is only accesible by small plane.You need nice clothes for the train and Cape town so packing is difficult.Keep it to a minumum though as most places do do laundry.You need a flash light and laundry soap.Some long sleeved shirts and jackets were needed in Mala Mala and Cape Town but very hot in Botswana and Victoria Falls

Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: You need hiking boots or tennis shoes

Toiletries and Medical Supplies: All the places we stayed had the shampoo and insect repellant and some even had laundry soap.Probably a first aid kit is good and meds for insect bites.Also need to take malaria mediciation.

Photo Equipment: The best camera you can afford is recommend as is a video camera.800 film is probably the best.all places had somewhere to charge you batteries.

Review Helpfulness: 1.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Aug 24, 2002
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