LISTEN TO THE SOLITUDE
A land of vast horizons, Namibia is one of the most scenically striking countries on the African continent. It is a huge, arid and mostly desolate territory of haunting beauty.
Extending almost 2000 kilometres along the cold Atlantic Ocean is the Namib - the oldest desert on the planet. The shifting sanddunes in Sossusvlei and Dead Vlei will leave a lifelong impression.
One of the biggest attractions in Namibia is the sunken landform known as the Etosha Pan, one of Africa's most animal-rich safari parks.
The Fish River Canyon in the southern part of the country is another highlight. The largest canyon in Africa stretches for 160 kilometres and is a popular hiking trail for the adventurous.
Sossusvlei's shades of orange and purple
SURVIVAL IN THE DESERT
Namibia is home to many idigenous people. Several lodges offer an opportunity to learn more about the remarkable skills and knowledge that are needed to survive in the desert without modern equipment.
The ability to interpret signs in the environment often dissipate in a urban setting. Let Namibia open all your senses.
IN GAME PARKS AND THE DESERT
Namibia has a rich diversity of wildlife, from big game to invertebrate and lower vertebrate species that have adapted marvellously to their environment.
In addition to visiting Etosha, take a guided tour of the desert and learn about the toktokkie bettle, the lizards and the chameleons that are sustained by the ocean mist.
Accommodation in Namibia ranges from self-catering options to luxurious five star lodges. Ecxperience the constrast of the harsh Skeleton Coast named after all the shipwrecks, the German-inspired seaside resort of Swakopmund and living on the edge of the Fish River Canyon.
A visit to Namibia will make you want to come back.
Fish River Canyon
The sky and the land
Namib Naukluf Park
Time for another snooze
Sunset in the desert
Accommodation in Etosha
A pride of lions seeking shade
Still some leaves to chew
Hot air ballooning
Sociable weaver nest
Springboks adapted to the climate
Young trader in Windhoek
Are you lookin' at my bum?
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