Road trip from Etosha King Nehale to Victoria Falls

Connection and celebration As we raised our glasses to a silent toast at the bar overlooking a waterhole in Etosha National Park, an elephant cow joined in – or so it seemed. She gracefully took a trunkful of water and splashed it onto her back at the exact same...

Social responsibility at the heart of Gondwana Collection Namibia

As a sustainable hospitality business, Gondwana Collection Namibia has been making an effort since 1995 to focus on eco-friendly accommodation, nature conservation, sustainable construction of lodges, and staff development through training. I listed just a few ways...

Gondwana music that will put a smile on your face

Who else is ready to put up their Christmas tree and call it a year? All jokes aside, though, we try finding joy in the little things in life to make sure it doesn’t pass us by. On that note, we’ll take you on a short reminiscent journey through Gondwana’s...

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Road trip from Etosha King Nehale to Victoria Falls

Road trip from Etosha King Nehale to Victoria Falls

Connection and celebration As we raised our glasses to a silent toast at the bar overlooking a waterhole in Etosha National Park, an elephant cow joined in – or so it seemed. She gracefully took a trunkful of water and splashed it onto her back at the exact same...

4 Activities you should try when visiting Gondwana Collection Namibia

4 Activities you should try when visiting Gondwana Collection Namibia

We all know different types of travelers. Some only want to unwind and luxuriate in whatever the destination has to offer, be it excellent cuisine, a stunning view with a glass of white wine in hand, or lying by the swimming pool and reading a book. Some people want...

How to be a tourist in your own country

How to be a tourist in your own country

2020 is the perfect year to be a tourist in your own country. Wow, “2020” and “perfect” in the same sentence? Yes, be a rebel - pivot the needed number of degrees and tune into a summer kind of lifestyle. Adventure doesn’t have to start in far-flung places where we’ve...

Ecology & Nature
Why is Waterberg Plateau Park in Namibia so extraordinary?

Why is Waterberg Plateau Park in Namibia so extraordinary?

Waterberg is located about a 3-hour drive north of Windhoek and is the ideal stopover on the way to Etosha National Park. This extraordinary destination, declared a national park in 1972, might sometimes be overlooked, but is a total gem. When the setting sun hits the...

People & Culture
An unprecedented meeting of worlds: Etosha and Owambo in Namibia

An unprecedented meeting of worlds: Etosha and Owambo in Namibia

Gondwana Collection Namibia has recently added Etosha King Nehale to their repertoire of lodges. This destination combines two much sought-after tourism experiences in an unprecedented meeting of worlds: culture and wildlife. It is the place where Etosha meets Owambo....

Stories & History
Delightful Swakopmund

Delightful Swakopmund

Most Namibian journeys lead to the coast where the tumultuous Atlantic Ocean kisses the windswept dunes of the Namib Desert. It is a magnificent sight to behold for those who have the privilege to disembark here. Namibia might surprise you with its historic richness,...

Miscellaneous
My 6 favorite breakfast spots in Windhoek, Namibia

My 6 favorite breakfast spots in Windhoek, Namibia

As a lover of good food, and good coffee, I made a list of my personal favorite breakfast spots in Windhoek to share with you. Although I don’t always eat breakfast, especially when I’m in a rush in the mornings, I do love a hearty egg and bacon breakfast on a toasty...

Gondwana Collection

Road trip from Etosha King Nehale to Victoria Falls

Connection and celebration As we raised our glasses to a silent toast at the bar overlooking a waterhole in Etosha National Park, an elephant cow joined in – or so it seemed. She gracefully took a trunkful of water and splashed it onto her back at the exact same...

Social responsibility at the heart of Gondwana Collection Namibia

As a sustainable hospitality business, Gondwana Collection Namibia has been making an effort since 1995 to focus on eco-friendly accommodation, nature conservation, sustainable construction of lodges, and staff development through training. I listed just a few ways...

Gondwana music that will put a smile on your face

Who else is ready to put up their Christmas tree and call it a year? All jokes aside, though, we try finding joy in the little things in life to make sure it doesn’t pass us by. On that note, we’ll take you on a short reminiscent journey through Gondwana’s...