What are your game drive sighting must-sees in Namibia?

We’ve all talked about our bucket list destinations and what it’s like to travel in Namibia. But have you ever thought about which animal encounter you look forward to when enjoying a game drive? The closest most of us have been to “wild” animals has been when we...

Journey to Namibia – Not just another Kalahari story

Amongst the red dunes and patches of golden grass, you will realise that the Kalahari Desert invites all your senses to come to play. It is first and foremost a tactile experience of cool red sand underfoot while walking barefoot as the sun nods off behind the...

Where can I go for an effortless camping experience in Namibia?

The great outdoors of Namibia is something one can look forward to, and it can be experienced in a unique way with Camping2Go. Imagine… fresh air, captivating landscapes, clear blue skies, wildlife and of course that solitude you had been yearning for after a busy...

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A collection of travelogues from all around Namibia…

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Namibia through my lenses

Namibia through my lenses

Namibia, Namibie, Namíbia… if you’re lucky, you’ve probably heard the name before. If you’re new to Namibia, please join me on my discoveries in this beautiful country that will leave you craving more. For someone who has travelled the world by sea, I couldn’t believe...

A road trip to The Delight Swakopmund in Namibia

A road trip to The Delight Swakopmund in Namibia

As an intern at Gondwana and as a Namibian who loves to travel in my beautiful country, I did not hesitate to join my colleague Odile on a trip to Swakopmund in order to experience The Delight Swakopmund Hotel for the first time, and of course to get an exclusive...

What essential things do I need to know before travelling to Namibia?

What essential things do I need to know before travelling to Namibia?

If you’re reading this you must be planning your holiday to Namibia and of course you should continue reading… You may have gone through the process of planning a holiday somewhere new and it can often be nerve-wracking. You’re going to this new place, where people...

Ecology & Nature
How well do you really know the Etosha Pan in Namibia?

How well do you really know the Etosha Pan in Namibia?

It is no secret that Etosha is one of the most famous destinations in Namibia when it comes to safaris. Avid travellers and wildlife-lovers know that getting out of your car in Etosha National Park is against the rules and regulations of the park. Visitors not abiding...

People & Culture
What essential things do I need to know before travelling to Namibia?

What essential things do I need to know before travelling to Namibia?

If you’re reading this you must be planning your holiday to Namibia and of course you should continue reading… You may have gone through the process of planning a holiday somewhere new and it can often be nerve-wracking. You’re going to this new place, where people...

Stories & History
A tale of Ddi-xerreten, a lioness and children in Namibia

A tale of Ddi-xerreten, a lioness and children in Namibia

The lioness had grown old and frail and could no longer do any of the hard work she needed to do each day. She went out and gathered all the children from the community in order for them to work and take care of her. Ddi-xerreten visited the lioness’ home and he saw...

Miscellaneous
Dancing into the hearts of Namibian youth

Dancing into the hearts of Namibian youth

Ombetja Yehinga Organisation Trust or OYO’s dance performance on 22nd August 2019 at the Warehouse Theatre– “Ilithyia gone mad” – addressed the topic of teenage pregnancy and illegal abortion. Under the direction of Philippe Talavera, the dance troupe comprised of...

Gondwana Collection

What are your game drive sighting must-sees in Namibia?

We’ve all talked about our bucket list destinations and what it’s like to travel in Namibia. But have you ever thought about which animal encounter you look forward to when enjoying a game drive? The closest most of us have been to “wild” animals has been when we...

Journey to Namibia – Not just another Kalahari story

Amongst the red dunes and patches of golden grass, you will realise that the Kalahari Desert invites all your senses to come to play. It is first and foremost a tactile experience of cool red sand underfoot while walking barefoot as the sun nods off behind the...

Where can I go for an effortless camping experience in Namibia?

The great outdoors of Namibia is something one can look forward to, and it can be experienced in a unique way with Camping2Go. Imagine… fresh air, captivating landscapes, clear blue skies, wildlife and of course that solitude you had been yearning for after a busy...