Deadvlei

Deadvlei

Deadvlei About Deadvlei  Images of Deadvlei are famous all over the world for the stark contrasts that they portray. Here, twisted black acacias reach into a cloudless sky against a backdrop of ochre dunes. Location Deadvlei is just one of the attractions found in the...
Swakopmund Jetty

Swakopmund Jetty

Swakopmund Jetty About The Swakopmund Jetty The historic jetty in Swakopmund is one of the town’s most outstanding beach side features. It’s a hit with fishermen trying to reap rich harvests from the Atlantic Ocean and pedestrians wanting to admire the ocean from...
Spitzkoppe

Spitzkoppe

Spitzkoppe About Spitzkoppe Spitzkoppe means ‘pointed dome’ in German, and this is a clear-cut description of this bald granite inselberg found on the way to Swakopmund from Windhoek. The tallest peak, known colloquially as the Matterhorn of Namibia, towers above this...
Wild Horses

Wild Horses

Wild Horses About Namibia’s Wild Horses The romance of wild horses galloping across the wilderness is the last thing you expect in Namibia, but you can witness this spectacle on the arid plains around Garub near Aus in Southern Namibia. Location The wild horses...
Dias Cross

Dias Cross

Dias Cross About Dias Cross The Dias Cross is one of longest standing Namibian attractions and marks the spot where Portuguese explorers first set foot on the coast near Lüderitz in 1488. Their landing took place just a year after Diogo Cão erected a similar structure...
Solitaire

Solitaire

Solitaire About Solitaire Solitaire is one of Namibia’s most enigmatic destinations and has a unique claim to fame. It’s the home of world-famous Moose’s apple pie. This tiny stop has little more than a diner, church, petrol station and small shop as well as an...