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Dune 45 at sunrise  

Dune 45 at sunrise

Such a lovely place in this world.
I Can't Complain, but Sometimes I Still Do

July 31st 2014
Overland travel, if nothing else, allows for hours of contemplative reflection. Which is good because as I make my way back to Windhoek from Swakopmund, all there is to do is don some earbuds and daydream out the dusty windows as the scorched Namibian landscape whizzes by. I’ve got no complaints. In the illustrious words of Joe Walsh, Life’s Been Good to Me so Far. Well okay, maybe one tiny ... read more
Africa » Namibia

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
24th November 2014

Terrible fast travel in a fabulous place!
As a slow, independent traveler, I so agree with all written here of fast tours. I research places, so as to avoid tour guides with their often-opinionated, incorrect info. However, here, George sounded like a gem even if rushed you (I too, would have been bad and lingering). How great to meet the San people, hear hollow-sounding rocks and see the Quiver/asparagus tree. Great journey and photos!
25th November 2014

You, I think, have figured out the best way to see a country. Slowly! I hopefully will get to do the same when I retire. I plan to visit one country a year.

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