Etosha Mountain Lodge
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... We picked a pretty site right beside the trail to the waterhole.
The waterhole viewing area was elevated. halfway up a high hill and had rustic benches to sit on and a little stone wall facing the waterhole. At night, floodlights came on so that we could see the animals. And did we ever see animals! Black rhinos and herds of
elephants with their babies. We saw a python slither out of the water and make its way to the edge of the bush. Birds galore flew in and out ...
... br> We needed to get stocked up on food and gas again as we were going to spend the following 5 days camping in Etosha Park. We went into Kamanjab, the closest town, but because it was Sunday, only 1 store was open – the butcher shop. We decided to return on Monday morning. We did find a lovely hotel which had internet connections and a restaurant. We were able to have a tasty lunch and send off the last set of blogs I wrote, in a cool ...
... one, they fell for it again. It's a cracker"
A couple of others brought to you as a Power Adventures Public Service are:
If you are swimming in croc infested water, always swim with a Blick. Crocs only like dark meat and they think we look like plastic bags floating in the water. (A Black guide told us that one)
When you are close to death in the desert and without water, take fresh elephant dung and squeeze it into your mouth, it will save your life. ...
... there that she will not see for six months or more.
When I ask if she would like us to take her there to say goodbye she accepts with huge excitement.
15 minutes later she is showing us her son at the family farm. The area and the buildings and living conditions are as harsh as you can imagine. She is a waitress in a lodge where fat Europeans ask if they can have gluten free bread roll with their dinner. I cannot imagine what ...
... Mountains and they are all bigger than the single one in Cape Town!
For the first hour we are on gravel trails then seriously off road 5-10 mph max for 90 minutes.
We stop and let two trackers off and continue even more slowly by car for 30 minutes, when the 4x4 can get no future we then follow another tracker on foot into dense harsh and very rocky terrain.
We did joke that the effect is all done for the White Tourist and ...