Tag: Namibia Travel

Etosha – a Brief look back

Etosha – a Brief look back

The story of the area now known as Etosha National Park began being written after Charles Andersson and Francis Galton made the discovery in 1851. Andersson recalled being astounded by the thousands of animals and birds contained in this area and the splendid surrounding land.

When Namibia (then…

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Namibia’s Desert Adapted Elephants

Namibia’s Desert Adapted Elephants

When visitors to Namibia start planning their holiday, 2 things that are always on the wish list are, to see the Skeleton Coast and to track the nearly mythical desert-adapted elephant.

Namibia is only one of two spots on Earth where Desert-adapted Elephants are known to…

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Sperrgebiet – the National Park you CAN’T visit!

Sperrgebiet – the National Park you CAN’T visit!

Sperrgebiet, the name itself means ‘Prohibited area’ – they really don’t want people here…

Why not, what is the history of this Forbidden corner of Namibia and what effect has this had on the region?

The Sperrgebiet National Park is located just south of the B4,…

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