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Marula Pit Art  
   

Marula Pit Art

Our guide and driver looks at a number of Marula pits that this local artist has etched African art into these hard stones and made into attractive key chains. Doug bought a couple of them
Walvis Bay, Namibia Day 2

April 19th 2010
The Namib Desert is said to be the world’s oldest living desert and is what a real desert should look like. Some of the dunes rise over 1,000 feet above the surrounding desert plains. There are crescent shaped dunes that migrate up to 2 or 3 yards a year, covering and uncovering whatever crosses its path. There are fossil dunes that consist of ancient sand that solidified millions of years ago. ... read more
Africa » Namibia » Walvis Bay

Namibian Flag 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
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