Namibia 2016 Day 12 Swakopmund (Cornerstone Guest House's beach view apartment) August 13th 2016 Not such a long journey today, mainly on the C14, which was in much better repair than we remember from 2012.
We started by a stop for fuel and decent coffee at Solitaire (the one criticism of Namib Desert Lodge is that their coffee is foul). Solitaire is a wonderfully quirky place, characterised by a large number of old car and truck bodies on display like a strange sculpture park. There is ru ... 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