EEC commends Gondwana's AA Programme – 6 November 2012
Computer-, language- and butchery courses, service training and HIV prevention.
Gondwana invests heavily into training and has now been honoured with a prestigious award.
The Nama World in the Canyon Village – 31 October 2012
Gondwana’s individually styled accommodation facilities are an experience in itself.
At the Canyon Village, for example, the traditions and culture of the Nama are revived.
Plains zebra for Gondwana Namib Park – 25 October 2012
Dust whirls up as a herd of zebra gallops off into the freedom of the Namib Desert.
With a little luck guests of Namib Desert Lodge can admire them on sundowner tours.
Book Gondwana from the comfort of your desk – 8 October 2012
Gondwana’s website provides information, photos of the lodges and accommodation rates - and now you can also check availability and make real-time bookings.
Kalahari Farmhouse cooks with Biogas – 18 September 2012
When it comes to renewable energies Gondwana is setting the trend. A test plant for the production of biogas has been taken into operation at the Kalahari Farmhouse.
As if beamed into the lodge – 12 September 2012
Who hasn’t arrived at a tourist accommodation and found it different from the pictures? At Gondwana, on the other hand, you can take a tour of almost every lodge – a virtual tour.
Adventures take place in Namibia – 22 August 2012
The Adventure Travel Trade Association has selected Namibia to host the 2013 Adventure Travel World Summit. It's the first time ever, that the global gathering will be in Africa.
Aus a white Winter Wonderland – 16 August 2012
Namibia, the sunshine country, is known to be warm and arid. It is hard to believe that cold fronts cause freezing temperatures in winter. But they do: Aus even had snow yesterday.
Guests show their green heart – 8 August 2012
Gondwana saves electricity, recycles water for the gardens, sorts waste. And guests excitedly take part in the eco-competition which is still on for almost five months, online too!
Kalahari Farmhouse opens convenience store – 6 August 2012
A new attraction at the Kalahari Farmhouse – a convenience store is now open for business with a range of products which appeal to tourists and locals alike.
Dream record set for Fish River Canyon trail – 2 August 2012
Quite unbelievable but true: a South African extreme sport athlete has finished the 84 km hiking trail through the Fish River Canyon in just under 7 hours!
British Girls lost in the Canyon – 23 July 2012
They were last seen on Sunday. Their traces led to a plateau with no source of water. When the search remained unsuccessful on Tuesday, too, a helicopter was requested...
Gondwana gets ready for the high season – 3 July 2012
Sleek new boats, a fresh coat of paint or an extension to existing premises - Gondwana is continuously seeking to further improve its products.
Cañon Roadhouse is cream of the crop – 25 June 2012
"Loved it!!" – Cañon Roadhouse is particularly popular with our guests. In recognition of its appeal the Roadhouse has now been awarded a TripAdvisor certificate.
Damara Cart beats Toyota – 18 June 2012
According to the competition of the Gondwana Collection at the Expo, the 'Donkey Cart of the Year' originates from Damaraland. All eight winners of the final draw were women.
An Experience to warm the Heart on cold Winter Days – 11 June 2012
Excursions full of adventure combined with warm hospitality - Kalahari Anib Lodge arranged an unforgettable visit for children from Dagbreek School in Windhoek.
Amusing Photo Campaign on Facebook – 6 June 2012
From today lots of people sporting ass’s ears on a donkey cart can be seen on the
Facebook page of the Gondwana Collection Namibia as part of a campaign at the Tourism Expo...
Gondwana History III fresh from the Press – 5 June 2012
Namibia’s history provided in an entertaining way: The third volume of the Gondwana History series is published with 30 new exciting stories.
River-hopping with Gondwana – 28 May 2012
Namibia travellers are now able to explore also the country's lush green northeast as guests of the Gondwana Collection: Namushasha is a new Gondwana lodge in eastern Caprivi.
Namib Desert Lodge in TV Film on Emigrants – 14 May 2012
It’s the very picture of romance: a love-struck young couple holding a glass of Prosecco admires the sunset from a dune. The scene, shot in the Namib, airs on German TV on 28 May...
Over rough and smooth to Victory – 3 May 2012
A companionable atmosphere, ecstatic participants and heaps of praise for the organisers: The 2012 Klein-Aus Vista Mountain Bike Challenge was a roaring success.
Season for Mule Trekking Tours kicks off – 26 April 2012
Mule Trails Namibia gets its mules ready for this season’s first outing on 29 April and guides a hiking group through the breathtaking scenery of the northern Fish River Canyon.
UFOs on their Way to the Fish River Canyon – 23 April 2012
In early May 16 'Unbelievably Fascinating Oldtimers' will drive to the Fish River Canyon. Cañon Roadhouse is the destination of the expedition by the Old Wheelers Club of Namibia.
Sought and found - a golden Easter Egg – 17 April 2012
Our hunt for a golden Easter egg on Gondwana’s website has come to a successful end. The much wanted egg was discovered on the webpage of the Namib Desert Campsite!
Hunt the Golden Easter Egg – 4 April 2012
Join our exciting hunt for the Golden Easter Egg on our website and win
a great Easter gift. Closing date for the competition is 13 April 2012.
Namibia Map with Routes and Stories – 26 March 2012
Anyone touring Namibia should definitely take this new road map along with them:
'Gondwana’s Classic Routes' is now available from Gondwana, free of charge.
Mountainbike Race through the Aus Mountains – 20 March 2012
Saddle your two-wheeled steed and join the Klein-Aus Vista Mountain Bike Challenge 2012 in the unique mountain world of Gondwana Sperrgebiet Rand Park.
New Gondwana Lodge at Namibia’s northern Border– 2 February 2012
Picturesquely situated on the south bank of the Okavango River, Hakusembe River Lodge is the latest addition to the Gondwana Collection, situated in the lush northeast of Namibia.
Namibia’s Flag hoisted in the Andes – 30 January 2012
Namibian mountain bikers worthily represented their country at the Trans Andes Challenge in Chile. They both managed the 12,000-metre-difference in altitude in less than 30 hours.
Namibian Mountain Bikers conquer the Andes – 18 January 2012
Namibia is represented at the 'Trans Andes Challenge' in Chile for the first time. Fans of
Namibia and Gondwana can 'push' the bike riders up the gradients by adding 'likes' on Facebook.
Attractions & Accommodation
View interactive map of the Gondwana Collection and main tourist attractions of Namibia here.