101 sunsets with Gondwana   

101 sunsets with Gondwana  

In Namibia, clear skies and delicious warm evenings have inspired an important tradition – and celebration of life – sundowners! As part of their 20th anniversary celebrations, the Gondwana Collection held a ‘101 Sunset Competition’, inviting the public to share their...

How Gondwana can guide you through Namibia

Namibia covers a vast amount of land, 825,418 km² to be exact. For someone who hasn’t been to this lovely country before, it’s good to know that there are long stretches of open space between most of the towns. These wide open spaces actually add to your Namibian...

Why is the Jackal called a trickster?

Like the fox in European folklore, the jackal is often represented in African folk tales as a trickster. Its ability to adapt to changing circumstances and its legendary stealth and cunning have inspired stories about the wily creature that dodges traps and avoids...

50 Shades of travel in Namibia

50 Shades of travel in Namibia Photo credits Eloise Visser – Take long walks and breathe in fresh air | Roswitha Kluge – Fall in love | Jaatje Pretorius – Rest | Jessie Vermeulen – Trace the contours of nature | Angelique van Wyk – Stop...

A Namibian hikers guide to packing

A Namibian hikers guide to packing This blog post is only a recommendation and is based on personal experience. When you go hiking there are a number of things you will need to make your life a breeze. It is inevitable that you will pack unnecessary items on your...

20 reasons why Namibia is a one stop destination where you can experience it all

Here are 20 reasons why Namibia is a one stop destination where you can experience it all Striking rock formations Namibia is considered one of the world’s best destinations for stargazing Namibia is considered one of the world’s best destinations for stargazing Self...