Tag Archives: Swakopmund

Days 11 & 12 Himba Village & Cape Cross seal colony

Leaving the Cheetah park we headed for a totally different experience – visiting a Himba village. Because of the harsh desert climate in the region where they live and their seclusion from outside influences, the Himba have managed to maintain … Continue reading

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Cape Town, Day 71

The final day on safari and we arrive in Cape Town.  Nestled in a Bay and with Table Mountain as the back drop it is the perfect place to finish the trip.  It is a very western city and it … Continue reading

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Swakopmund, Day 61 to 64

This town is heavily influenced by its German past and only a few kilometres from the Tropic of Capricorn.  A-frame buildings, German food, German drinks, German language and the occasional German tourist.  The unusual thing is not its quaint German … Continue reading

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