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 […]
September 21, 2016

Slackpacking in the Khomas Hochland

How often have you looked over a fence along a gravel road, wishing you could get on the other side to climb a mountain or walk along a river bed? Not even an hour’s drive from the city centre of Windhoek, neighbouring farmers now invite hikers to climb over their fences, walk along river beds, scale mountains, enjoy spectacular views and then camp out under the stars.
April 12, 2017

Utopia Boutique Hotel

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] This N/a’an ku se owned business-meets-leisure Boutique is unique to the otherwise standardised accommodation offered in the heart of Windhoek. The modern, up-market Utopia Boutique […]
October 16, 2017

10 Best Places to do Breakfast in Namibia’s Capital City

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_masonry_media_grid element_width=”3″ grid_id=”vc_gid:1512544326873-8ad7ae80-f235-3″ include=”49957,49968,49967,49965,49963,49958,49960,49959″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Words and main photograph: Nina van Schalkwyk Everyone has their favourite breakfast place. I know I do. Sunday mornings, sleeping late before […]
October 30, 2017

Top 4 View Points in Windhoek

How about taking a couple of minutes to escape from your screen and busy schedule? Finish the year with the same energy you started. I have compiled a list of tiny escapes right here in Windhoek with beautiful views. Beauty is everywhere, whether you appreciate it today, on Christmas day or only next year January until the “New Year, new me” motion has passed. There is poetry in each sunset, a spiritual element in every scenic view. Few things are as liberating as watching a sunset from your favourite spot with a good friend.