Skeleton Coast - Day 36 November 19th 2008 Today’s drive turned out to be the longest we have so far done in one day - over 330 miles with one fuel point en route.
This was at Palmwag, a rather smart tourist lodge setup where there was also the fuel pumps and a cold drinks shop to water the tourist minibuses that pass frequently.
Full tanks again was a blessing as we turned westwards towards the Atlantic and the Skeleto ... read more
Africa » Namibia » Swakopmund South Africa occupied the German colony of South-West Africa during World War I and administered it as a mandate until after World War II, when it annexed the territory. In 1966 the Marxist South-West Africa People's Organization (SWAPO) guerrilla gr... ... read more