July 15, 2012

Shipwrecks – A legacy of stricken vessels

Hu Berry looks at the legacy of the Skeleton Coast shipwrecks in Namibia …  They heard the dreaded sound of keel rasping on submerged shoals as […]
July 18, 2012

The untamed wilderness of Namibia… by road

With over 42 000 kilometres of road, Namibia provides endless opportunities for self-drive holidays, allowing families to get out and explore the vastness of the country, […]
July 27, 2012

Hiking in the Fish River Canyon

Hiking in the second-largest canyon in the world invariably results in amazement, and sometimes in a bit of fear. And ‘in’ is not a mistake. You […]
August 17, 2012

It’s like experiencing the Discovery Channel – Namibia

By Jacqueline W Asheeke Why is it that when you go on holiday to rest, you return home tired? Here’s my prescription for you to avoid […]
August 17, 2012

Namibia travel tips

What should I wear? Packing to travel in Namibia is easy – it’s mostly warm in autumn and the nights are starting to become cooler. So […]
August 22, 2012

Africa Leisure Travel – To experience your expectations

by Ron Swilling Imagine white marquees in a landscape of desert dunes and shimmering bamboo lanterns. Enter Willie van Wyk from Africa Leisure Travel, whose engaging […]
August 22, 2012

Noordoewer to Lüderitz

Relief and splendour for the soul by Ron Swilling Noordoewer, the border post between Namibia and South Africa, is perched a short stretch away from the […]
August 28, 2012

Windhoek to Sossusvlei via the mountain passes

by Ron Swilling Namibia’s gravel roads stretch like sandy tributaries from the main tar arteries that bisect the country. There is something about being on gravel, […]
August 31, 2012

Namibia ideal for Third-Age Travel

Text ©Sharri Whiting De Masi  Re-printed with permission of the author Mature, senior, third Age – it’s the time of life when travel beckons. Namibia offers […]
September 3, 2012

Africa Leisure Travel – From the practical to the exotic

by Ron Swilling Imagine white marquees in a landscape of desert dunes and shimmering bamboo lanterns. The task of imagining is the work of Willie van […]
October 2, 2012

All roads lead to Sossusvlei

by Ron Swilling  Choose a route that suits your itinerary best and make your way to the incredible Sossusvlei… It takes a leap of imagination to […]
November 28, 2012

Responsible tourism and travel etiquette in Namibia

  Text and photos by ©Sharri Whiting De Masi – All photographs copyright of the author    Re-printed with permission of the author Wherever you travel […]
December 21, 2012

10 of the Coast’s Hangout Spots Not to Miss this December

Compiled by Marita van Rooyen Chilling at the Coast Namibia’s coast is a hotspot of activities. Here we chronicle some of the 10 must see’s and […]
January 24, 2013

Hike the fish river canyon – epic adventure in Namibia

Text and photographs Ron Swilling Its sheer Size. Its Grandeur, Grace, History and Time… all make hiking in the second-largest canyon in the world an adventure […]
April 24, 2013

Hospitality industry appoints new committee

Text released by the Hospitality Association of Namibia (HAN) on April 23, 2013 Growing Concerns and Challenges faced by the Namibian Tourism industry were some of […]
June 5, 2013

For You Travel’s lay-bay option

By Marita van Rooyen “Ever wanted to discover Namibia and SADC but are challenged by finances?” asks Ramona Bowe and Florida Nghumbwavali of For You Travel. […]
June 10, 2013

Three days of Namibian soul – a short safari

Text and photographs Ron Swilling Have you ever found yourself at a loose end in a city? You stride outside at the end of your last […]
September 2, 2013

Birds of Namibia: Endemic bird species

Text and photographs Pompie Burger – Main photograph: Dune Lark, Calendulauda erythrochlamys “…en die groot en oop grasvlaktes Span dit toe met doringdraad En die olifant […]
April 10, 2015

NEW | Travel News Namibia Autumn 2015

THE NEW ISSUE OF TRAVEL NEWS NAMIBIA Travel News Namibia Autumn 2015 is hitting shelves (and the website) soon! Get excited about exploring Namibia with us! […]
September 3, 2015

Desert lions: A fight for survival

We were making our way down the Hoanib when he came out from behind a bush on the riverbank. He was beautiful. Strong and young. And by the collar around his neck I immediately knew who he was. His brother followed soon after and the two young male lions made their way down the dry river toward an unknown destination.

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