Why is it called the Skeleton Coast?

A rather threatening concept… associating the entire coastline with a skeletal formation. This was not done unknowingly though. The Namibian Bushman are said to have called the coastline ‘the land God made in anger’. Similarly, the Portuguese explorers referred to it...

Ideas for Christmas gifts in Namibia

Christmas is always a time of festivity and laughter, and of course fantastic foods. The one thing that does tend to be challenging is getting gifts or even suitable Christmas décor. More and more our societies are moving into a more environmentally conscious...
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...