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The deserted deserts of southern Namibia

From Swapokmund, we headed further into the Namib desert which takes up 81,000 sq km and most of the southern half of the country. It was incredible to drive for hours and hours and see the different types of desert scenery pass us as well as no other vehicles on the gravel road. 485 more words

Namibia

Sibling Reunion Gariep Dam - Part 2

May, all over the country, was likely to have changeable weather.  In the Western Cape we were praying for rain as our dams are empty and the earth is dry.   777 more words

Travel

Pygmy Falcon

Getting near to going home time but we are still touring round. Now we are on the Orange river…. which is actually green at the moment. 64 more words

Wildlife;Birds

The River

I have not gotten around to scribbling down my thoughts in ages because so much has changed and it takes time for change to become something malleable, something worth sharing. 728 more words

Chapter 7 - Overlanding

Namibia to Cape Town

Our next stop on our new home “Mara” was Spitzkope. Driving for hours through what seemed to be endless, flat desert for miles in every direction, we eventually started closing in on some rather large rock formations which turned out to be Spitzkope. 983 more words

Travel Journal

Orange River - South Africa

The Orange River (Afrikaans/Dutch: Oranjerivier), Gariep River, Groote River or Senqu River is the longest river in South Africa. It rises in the  90 more words

Africa