Namibia - African Encounters

Namibia

How wide do you like your horizons? And how open do you like the road ahead?… Namibia is a landscape of striking contrasts: dramatic coastlines; shifting deserts; majestic canyons; lush, river-fed plains; rugged mountains; and adrenalin-busting ocean waters. But for all its awe-inspiring natural splendour, Namibia also conveys a compelling human tale: the extant Himba and San tribespeople offer insight into their noble, ancient wisdom; the plentiful shipwrecks which frame the Skeleton Coast speak of lives lost to risk and adventure in bygone days; whilst the uncomfortable history of colonial settlement and oppression is told through the architecture and museums of the towns and cities. In spite of the apparent desolation of some of its landscapes, wildlife has evolved to survive the harsh, arid climate, with desert-adapted elephants, lions, and black rhinos inspiring highlights to observe. Often described as ‘other-worldly’, Namibia is a place for adventure; a place to relish the freedom of the wind in your hair, the sun on your back; and to embrace the journey…

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Unique Namibia

FromNZ$14,542
Welcome to the mesmerizing land of Namibia – other-worldly, eerily isolated, and infinitely vast… Covering an area approximately four times the size of the United Kingdom but with a population of a mere 2 million, Namibia is a land of wide open spaces, and unspoiled, dramatic landscapes. Imagine the thrill of tracking the world’s last […]
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