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, ...

Sunset seen from Namutoni's Resort, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Sunset seen from Namutoni's Resort

A travel blog entry by momentsintime

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Day 21 - early evening Day 14 - Northern Experience Tour               33 Celsius, warm evening After a quick change of clothes such as putting on my long pair of pants and long sleeve ...

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 ...

Lions, lions and lions..., Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Lions, lions and lions...

A travel blog entry by tomandgem

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Our visit to Etosha National Park was memorable.  To top off our experience in Addo Elephant National Park, we also saw giraffes, wild cheetahs and lots of springbok.  We also sighted male and female lions. However, our highlight was the ...

The Halali Resort in Etosha National Park!, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

The Halali Resort in Etosha National Park!

A travel blog entry by momentsintime

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Day 20 - afternoon Day 13 - Northern Experience Tour               38 Celsius, hot, blue, cloudy sky Keys to our lodge were given and off we went in separate directions searching for our ...

Sunrise over Etosha's National Park!, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Sunrise over Etosha's National Park!

A travel blog entry by momentsintime

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... the photo of the sunrise used in my “blog’s theme photo”, well, look no more......it was right here in Etosha National Park on this day and hour of the morning, 7:00am!   A special moment captured in time! Of all days to be, ...

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 ...

An evening spent at Etosha's Okaukuejo waterhole!, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

An evening spent at Etosha's Okaukuejo waterhole!

A travel blog entry by momentsintime

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... of the night.   And you know what, I loved every moment of it! Monique   :-) Statistics for the day -   Kamanjab (Himba tribe) to Etosha National Park:   5 hours -   Total km:  270 ...

Namutoni's Resort at night!, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Namutoni's Resort at night!

A travel blog entry by momentsintime

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... have been enough!   Hehehe!      Tonight’s my last night here in this Etosha National Park!   Tomorrow morning, my African journey will continue and new places will be seen and explored…..but as ...

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 ...

More game drives inside this Etosha National Park!, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

More game drives inside this Etosha National Park!

A travel blog entry by momentsintime

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... with a beautiful sunrise appearing in between trees.  We were off for another day of game drives inside this humongous Etosha National Park while heading to our next and final resort!   Having seen and enjoyed these last two, I was ...

Having fun at Etosha's pan!, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Having fun at Etosha's pan!

A travel blog entry by momentsintime

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... beauty! Our drive brought us to "Etosha Pan", a large dry lakebed salt pan located right in the middle of this gigantic National Park.   The land was flat, completely flat for miles away giving me an odd feeling.   Feeling aside, it ...

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 ...

Etosha Pan Namibia, Etosha National Park, Namibia travel blog

Etosha Pan Namibia

A travel blog entry by africabound14

Ready at the Anderson the Park Gate for opening at 6.30am. National Park Permits registered & we are ready to go.   Etosha National Park is now approx 22,000 s kms in size, with the vast Etosha Salt Pan covering 4,500 s kms of this. We ...

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