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Travel Blogs from Swakopmund
... Italian or a local meal tonight as cooking ourselves was not an option. The team hands down decided on the local
meal. We hopped in the bus and off we
drove 10mins out of Swakopmund into the local township. The bus driver (who insists on playing
Gangnam style repeatedly) seemed very excited.
We arrived at a very small local restaurant, which the group filled, to
be greeted by a lovely man. He then
talked us through ...
... dung. and told us what she used them for. We even had a lesson in clicks they use four main clicks in their language it was quire entertaining to try it out and far harder than it sounded. Next we went and met the chief of the Dramara tribe she was this beautiful old weathered women who has been chief for 9 years and was the first ever female chief she spoke to us with an interpreter about what she did which involved mostly ...
... Dennis then had to work a lot again, so I went for another long run and tried to get the internet to work. We had an incredibly frustrating time with the internet in Swakopmund, much to the detriment of Dennis' work (and anxiety levels).
Driven nearly mad by the glacially-paced hostel internet, we decided to try our luck at Spur, an (offensive, though they don't realize it) American-Indian-themed South African chain restaurant that is also popular in ...
... be honest, the were very lucky and could have died easily if the car would have flipped over the edge. We assisted the grils with technical help, water, some advize, phonecalls etc. The had guardian angels on their shoulders! After one hr delay we continued our trip to Swakop. I told you, hire a driver with a good car, SAFER!!!!!
www.bushworx.com is my personal tip.
Now in a place with wifi, so quick upload of this blog. Too many things to tell about the desert. Later ...
... a doctor. Since Steve wanted to have his arm checked we drove him to the hospital as well. Neither of us left the doctorīs office with satisfying diagnosis. Steveīs arm needed an X-ray which was closed on public holidays. My irritation was diagnosed as an allergic reaction or herpes. Basically the doc let me pick :) He prescribed me a corticosteroidical cream. When passing me the prescription he added something very intelligent: "If it gets worse itīs not an allergic ...