Fish River Canyon: Namibia’s Barren Desert Landscape

fish river canyon Aloe garipensis

The Fish River Canyon in Namibia is one of those places that makes you feel like you’re on a different planet. Namibia itself is a very dry country, giving it a barren, almost other-worldly appearance. But pair that with a massive canyon vista, and you have the makings of a very special place. Geography Fish … Read more Fish River Canyon: Namibia’s Barren Desert Landscape

Rock Art in the Brandberg National Monument Area

Brandberg hunting figure

The rock art in the Brandberg National Monument Area of Namibia is an incredible sight to behold. The astounding detail in these refined petroglyphs easily rival those of the paintings in Machete, South Africa. The Brandberg is a massive granite monolith located in Damaraland, and is Namibia’s highest mountain. The Brandberg National Monument Area covers … Read more Rock Art in the Brandberg National Monument Area

Vasie Se Pitte Granadilla Liqueur Review (Namibia)

Vasie se Pitte

One of the things my husband and I love to shop for on vacation is liqueur. Hooch. Booze. Tipple. Whatever you want to call it. You can find the strangest and most wonderful alcohol-based drinks in other parts of the world that you could never hope to find back home. Sometimes, with good reason. And … Read more Vasie Se Pitte Granadilla Liqueur Review (Namibia)

Two-Day Safari in Etosha National Park – Day One

zebra in etosha national park

What’s a trip to Namibia without a safari? As amazing as Namibia‘s other attractions are, its safaris are really the big draw for most travellers. Our camp, situated in the heart of Etosha National Park, made it an exceptional spot for game drives. This area of Etosha National Park was especially perfect for spotting wildlife. … Read more Two-Day Safari in Etosha National Park – Day One

Wildlife Lessons at NamibRand Nature Reserve, Namibia

Namibrand nature reserve view

Our first overnight stay in Namibia was a very busy one. We set up camp at the NamibRand Nature Reserve, Maltahohe. It’s one of the largest private nature reserves in Southern Africa. To our great delight, this was our campsite for two nights. Gorgeous! I have to say, I loved the bathrooms here. They were … Read more Wildlife Lessons at NamibRand Nature Reserve, Namibia

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