Travel Blogs from Etosha National Park, Namibia

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Wild Encounters, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Wild Encounters

A travel blog entry by nomadic-brands

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... Weather : Sunny Having secured ourselves some "overflow"camping at Etosha's Okaukuejo Campsite we spent 4 fabulous nights in the Etosha National Park. We didn’t want to get our hopes up about Etosha….everyone raves about Kruger, we hadn't ...

Close encounters with a mongoose, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Close encounters with a mongoose

A travel blog entry by jonclark2000

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... of goggle I can't find any bushhawks. Watering holes, as I mentioned earlier one of the great things about this park. We spent a great 45 minutes by one today just watching all the comings and goings of the zebra, giraffe, wildebeest ...

Dawn on Safari, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Dawn on Safari

A travel blog entry by charmedlife

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... to find these out in the middle of the desert, but I am grateful after drinking 3 litres of H20. We stop at Okahandja, Namibia's largest wood carving market. Having honed my bartering skills in China and Nepal, I'm ready to make a deal. I end up buying a ...

The 'Big Five', Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

The 'Big Five'

A travel blog entry by edamame

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... most dangerous to hunt. While we are looking to shoot the Big 5, it will only be with our cameras. Etosha National Park in northern Namibia did not disappoint us. While there were plenty of springbok, we also saw some more traditional African ...

Animals Under the Lights, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Animals Under the Lights

A travel blog entry by globedecker

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He Said: We headed north out of Swakopmund to go to Etosha National Park. Looking at the map of our route you might wonder why we didn't go to Etosha when we were in this region visiting the cheetah reserve a few weeks ago. Since we are doing two legs on ...

Don't mention ze war!, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Don't mention ze war!

A travel blog entry by dazzla

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... glad to be behind the fence. The next morning it was off down the Trans-Kalahari Highway to Namibia's tourist jewel: Etosha National Park. 'Etosha' means 'Great White Place' not because of all the wobbly western tourists belly-flopping in the swimming ...

On Safari... Again, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

On Safari... Again

A travel blog entry by cpricci

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Yesterday I called another homeopath on my way to Etosha just to double check that my meds weren't conflicting. Apparently, Namibia has an amazing homeopathic network. The doctor was very helpful and gave me a few tips on keeping malaria away. I asked her ...

More wildlife than you can shake a stick at, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

More wildlife than you can shake a stick at

A travel blog entry by vicki

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Finally we get to our next national park - it seems like forever since we went to the Kgalagadi park, so much so that even the blase attitude about springboks has passed now... We spent 3 nights at Etosha, 2 in the Okuakuejo camp, and one at Fort ...

Etosha 2, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Etosha 2

A travel blog entry by ieeworldvoyage

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... back, the springboks complain 'Who decided on us going just after the lions?! This is not fair'...ahaha Corinne 3 nov. Etosha 2 "Il y a trop de travailleurs faisant trop rien" est ce que Peggy aurait ajouté sur une carte de commentaires pour touristes ...

Etosha national park, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Etosha national park

A travel blog entry by ieeworldvoyage

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Version traduite plus bas Nov 2, Etosha national park We stayed at the western campsite (Okaukuejo) Back in Nairobi, when we met Perry and Beth at a campsite a few months ago, I felt rather "small" each time Perry would mention “Etosha, Caprivi, ...

Lion vs Gemsbok?, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Lion vs Gemsbok?

A travel blog entry by dave_carol

... a reason and that the gemsbok would never try to fight back, he moved on to considering lion vs. giraffe.... Since arriving in Etosha national park, our first stop after one night in the capital city Windhoek and a 5 hour drive north, we have seen many ...

11 days in Namibia - The Baxby's DIY budget Tour, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

11 days in Namibia - The Baxby's DIY budget Tour

A travel blog entry by mark_lisa_baxby

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... Day 6. Proper bed beats camping mat! Misty, cool. 100s of flamingos. Curry. Day 7. Flat tyre, no jack! Long drive to Etosha. Rhinos at water hole. Day 8. 1000s of animals. Zebras and springboks galore. Pool. Waterhole - more rhinos. Day 9. Late afternoon ...

A Whiter Shade of Pale, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

A Whiter Shade of Pale

A travel blog entry by boydandrose

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... the way. We stop for a picnic lunch, now a favorite communal gathering, at Outjo, just 90 km. (56 mi.) south of Etosha National Park.  Following lunch, we stop and talk to some women of the Himba tribe and buy some handicrafts from them.  The ...

Self Drive Safari, Etosha Pan National Park, Namibia travel blog

Self Drive Safari

A travel blog entry by benjamine

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Etosha National Park is a "pan" (ephemeral lake/riverbed that fills up with water seasonally when the wet season brings enough water). At this moment the pan is dry but the park is littered with permanent waterholes where animals can come and drink. Dave ...

Maybe Tomorrow, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Maybe Tomorrow

A travel blog entry by tabasamu2010

Day 154 Today: 210 km Total: 26,411 km  We woke up early and eager to visit Etosha National Park.  Excited and hopeful to see more animals than in Chobe National Park, we packed everything in a hurry and drove off.  In the park we stopped ...

Etoshas Got GAME, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Etoshas Got GAME

A travel blog entry by kasnsqueak

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Monday7th September. Today we drove eastwards where we headed for the Etosha national park where we stayed for 3 nights.. The difference here was we stayed at the government campsites and were able to travel through the park on the truck for game drives. ...

My first Safari, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

My first Safari

A travel blog entry by ashleynharbin

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... than the others that were in the conversation with me. Things I've learned: warthogs are everywhere outside of Etosha but I haven't seen any in the park yet. Giraffe are everywhere in the park. Cadbury makes chocolate other than Cadbury eggs for Easter. ...

Where the Lions Roar - Etosha, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Where the Lions Roar - Etosha

A travel blog entry by chris.cesca

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... noises even though our fellow truckers often claimed to hear hippos, leopards, lions and all other kinds of beasts. March 6th - Etosha National Park Today we had a full day safari in Etosha National Park. The park is set around a huge salt pan covering ...

Etosha National Park, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Etosha National Park

A travel blog entry by mxcna78

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We spent another day at Etosha National Park and went on several game drives. We saw some more animals in their habitat. We saw giraffe, elephants, zebras. The highlight of the day was watching a baby lion and its pride yards away. It was quite an ...

Etosha National Park, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Etosha National Park

A travel blog entry by matt_werner

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On the truck and out at 6:00 for a long drive to Etosha National Park. Trouble getting to sleep on the truck and then a great quote from Kenny when we got to Rundu for a stop. It is right near the border with Angola and naturally there are a lot of ...

Etosha National Park, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Etosha National Park

A travel blog entry by hayleyford

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We spent 1 day and 2 nights at Etosha National Park where we finally saw a Rhino. Etosha is very different to the other parks we have been to. The landscape is spare with some bushy areas. I like that Etosha has a lot of waterholes which mean that ...

Birthday Adventure 2012 - Chapter 2, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Birthday Adventure 2012 - Chapter 2

A travel blog entry by gflacke

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... snack.  A few drinks and good German sausages later we were on our way to Etosha National Park, heading north through the scrubveld of northwestern Namibia.  We rolled through the southern Anderssson’s gate into Etosha with plenty of time ...

Going WILD in Etosha, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Going WILD in Etosha

A travel blog entry by mattersdorff

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Namibia's Etosha National Park is ALIVE... alive and teeming with literally thousands upon thousands of animals... animals of every shape and size and species, some of which would surely fancy eating Kirilee or I given half an opportunity. There aren't ...

Oct 15, 2011, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Oct 15, 2011

A travel blog entry by jamesinafrica

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Circle of Life, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Circle of Life

A travel blog entry by boatubia

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Etosha is simply world-class. It is and will be one of the top spots on our entire journey. Etosha National Park sits in northern Namibia on the border of Angola and Botswana. Normally this is an extremely arid place the land a white cracked earth ...

Safari, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Safari

A travel blog entry by tristan_g

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Animal shots, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Animal shots

A travel blog entry by hmax

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Exhilarating Etosha!, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Exhilarating Etosha!

A travel blog entry by ashah_008

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Etosha was just a crazy experience! Sipping on cold Hunters by the waterholes watching hundreds of elephants, springbok, zebra, wildebeest, oryx, impala, kudu, giraffes, hyenas, lions, lionesses, lion cubs and even honey badgers! Sitting by the ...

Etosha, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Etosha

A travel blog entry by anneowens

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... dawn we didn't see any cats, but we did see lots of springbok, impala, a few kudu and oryx, some griaffe and even a hyena. Etosha is an amazing area made up of huge salt-pans, the largest being Etosha Pan. The pans are the most enormous expanses of ...

Oct 14, 2011, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Oct 14, 2011

A travel blog entry by jamesinafrica

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