Namibia, Trans African Overlanding

Sand Dunes of Sossusvlei

We managed to secure the last spot for our truck and tents in the park, which allowed us to camp and explore the national park for a three days. Arriving around noon there was plenty of time to do some laundry and then walk the five kilometers over to the Sesriem Canyon. From the viewpoint on […]

Namibia, Trans African Overlanding

Waterhole Viewing in Etosha National Park

Having crossed over from Angola we were now in what can be called “Africa Light”, or Africa with Shoprite supermarkets in every small town. People spoke english and there were again more tourists around. We were planning on staying three nights in Etosha National Park, but as all of the campsites were full we only […]

Namibia, South Africa

Paddling down Orange River

Orange River is the longest river in South Africa, and together with classmates from Cape Town, I paddled through parts of it, having South Africa on one side, and Namibia on the other. The trip started with 10 hours in a bus, without air condition. It became quite warm, but luckily the sun had started […]