Back to civilization outside Walvis Bay. Unbelievable. We had been teased twice before, Kuiseb Canyon there is a short patch of pavement and under the power lines about 50 kilometers outside of Walvis Bay.
Namibia Day 3: Sossusvlei and More Desert Driving December 25th 2009 A LOT has happened in the last three days, so one day flows into the next and into the next. We are already the 26th here in Swakopmund, so a belated Merry Christmas to everyone, we miss you, but we have to admit that being the in the hot sweltering desert climbing massive red sand dunes and driving across moonscaped gravel roads makes you forget a little bit that it is Christmas! A quick recap ... read more
Africa » Namibia » Sossusvlei 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