March 3, 2023

Delighting in Desert Rains​

Abundant rains have fallen in the desert. Words that send every Namibian into a frenzy of excitement. Some will savour the photos taken of this phenomenon, while others will want to see this rare occurrence for themselves by packing their cars and heading out to the desert. This year, I’m one of the latter.
March 7, 2023

Kub monument – Namibia’s hidden heritage sites

Namibia attracts visitors with its colourful and diverse cultural heritage. The National Heritage Council of Namibia is mandated by the government to protect and conserve the places and objects of valuable significance. While some of these sites are popular and well-known tourist attractions there are also several other interesting national monuments easily missed due to their unassuming nature.
March 7, 2023

Checklist: Namib-Naukluft National Park

Wildlife Delight: Your Comprehensive Checklist for Namib-Naukluft National Park's Birds, Mammals, Reptiles, Insects, and Scorpions. Uncover the park's rich biodiversity, must-see species, and best viewing areas. Prepare for an extraordinary safari experience amidst stunning desert landscapes.
March 7, 2023

Photography Feature: Marc Springer

Explore the photographic journey of Marc Springer, from film darkrooms to capturing Namibia's breathtaking wildlife and landscapes. Embrace the evolution of photography and the privilege of witnessing animals in their natural habitat. Preserve the beauty of Namibia for future generations.
March 7, 2023

About solitude, vultures and looking towards Rostock Mountain

Discover the beauty and conservation efforts for vultures in Namibia's Khomas Region. Learn about the challenges faced by Cape Vultures and the efforts to re-establish their population. Join the journey to create a safe haven for these majestic birds and appreciate their symbolic significance in Buddhism.
March 7, 2023

Blooming in the land of Sand and Freedom

Experience the beauty of Sandhof lilies at Farm Sandhof: a riot of colors amidst the pan's crisp blue sky. Witness the marvel of Crinum paludosum flowers thriving after rainfall. Join the adventure and capture nature's miracles on lens, with a well-deserved treat awaits at The Lily Deli in Maltahöhe.
March 7, 2023

RuralRevive: A budding seed in Maltahöhe

Discover RuralRevive: a transformative project empowering Maltahöhe's community and local economy. Partnering with Wolwedans Foundation's Vision 2030, RuralRevive aims to build sustainable and inclusive tourism. Learn about the five focus areas and the positive impact on marginalized women, farmers, and youth. Join the movement for resilient, inclusive conservation tourism economies.
March 7, 2023

The Enigmatic Horns of Gemsbok: Nature’s Intriguing Anomalies

Explore the intriguing world of gemsbok and their unique horn formations. Witness two remarkable animals seemingly unaffected by their peculiar horns, while another faces the challenge of a curling horn causing distress. Learn from Dr. Hans-Otto Reuter, a renowned wildlife veterinarian, about the origins of these uncommon horn shapes and the challenges they pose.
March 7, 2023

Rewind to 1993: Those were the days

Discover Namibia's captivating journey in tourism from 1993 to 2023. Witness the remarkable growth from 181,000 to 1.6 million holiday tourists and the rise of over 2,500 accommodation establishments. As the country recovers post-pandemic, it faces the critical choice between mass tourism and sustainable practices, preserving its delicate environment while promoting exploration for all.