Silver Sands Holiday Village

#N/A, Otjiwarongo, Namibia | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Otjiwarongo

Laura, Hilderbeest and I tour Namibia!

A travel blog entry by alycetravels on Mar 14, 2014

2 comments, 179 photos

... and went on a guided walk to see some rock art, including the famous white lady. Our guide was a sweet little local man who loved teaching us about the way of life of his people, and a few words in his clicking language! We learnt about traditional medicine and food. We tried his favourite which is a type of cactus. It was very watery so nice and refreshing but bitter as anything. We also tracked some leopard footprints, however by the time we walked back it turned out the ...

Swakopmund

A travel blog entry by rosewj on Aug 01, 2013

... they gave us 2 heaters, and the food was amazing, I had surf and turf - oryx steak with squid, prawn and chips, and then creme brulee. Back to ours for a few drinks, and then out to a club called Cool Bananas, which says it all really. Watched some people play pool, then went into the dance floor bit, where there were some very strange guys dancing away. Had a good dance with Ruth and some of the group - call me maybe on repeat. Left about 2 and back to a bed - so ...

Curiosity killed the cat!

A travel blog entry by ajnamibia on Jul 28, 2013

4 photos

... back out into the wild. Hopefully she’s enjoying life but, if she didn’t make it, we get comfort from knowing she went as a free cat.

Yesterday we held a memorial for Quasar. He was buried in the Chewbaaka Memorial Garden, next to CCF’s other special cats and dogs.

A blog was written for all our CCF supporters and this is the link if you want to read more :

http://cheetahupdates.blogspot.com/2013 ...

Who let the dogs out?

A travel blog entry by ajnamibia on Jun 18, 2013

1 comment, 15 photos

... vets if things got worse. Well, worse they got but we were none the wiser. In April the dog was confiscated as he was emaciated, suffering from tick-borne disease and had major hair loss. He was never taken to the vet! So, he’s here and recovering well and is a very friendly dog who loves his food!

We also have Kandas, a female Anatolian, at the clinic. Unfortunately she can’t seem to leave baboons alone but this time they got ...

Dogs Save Cheetahs!

A travel blog entry by parleusted on Feb 09, 2013

1 comment, 7 photos

... began to see cheetahs more frequently on their farms and thought their numbers had increased. The cheetahs took the blame for most predator related livestock losses. Farmers killed them by the thousands as pests or to sell their skins to the fur trade. The population halved in the 10-year period, leaving an estimated population of less than 2500 by the end of the 1980s.

It is natural to assume that protecting the cheetah would be easy ...

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