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The Journey


Country Profile
Climate
Vegetation
Land animals
Marine mammals
Birdlife
The people
Cultural Hotspots
Daily life
The German connection

The NAMIB
The great sand sea
A cool desert in Africa
A season unto the grasses
What is a lichen ?
Welwitschia
Fog for drink
Reptile with a water tank
The camel bird
Southern ostrich
Namaqua sandgrouse
Cool heads under a hot sun
Fruit eating carnivores
Sossusvlei
Brandberg
The 'White Lady'
Orange River

The Coast
A great gathering of birds
When the bulls come calling
Cape fur seal
The return of the whales
The southern right whale

Lüderitz
The man who bought a country
The town
The sea
The peninsula
The Sperrgebiet
Endnotes

Swakopmund
The town
The coast
The desert
Endnotes

Walvis Bay
The wetlands
The coast
The desert
Endnotes

The Highlands
Windhoek
The city
The countryside

The Lie of the Land
Fish River Canyon
Elephant in the desert
Black rhinoceros

The Kaokoveld
The Kunene River
Travel advisory

The Kalahari
Owambo basin
Ancient giants

Etosha pan
Caprivi wetlands

Tourist Information
Namibia Tourism Offices
Health & Safety
Money
Motoring

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