Luderitz Nest Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Travel Blogs from Luderitz
Monday - and Africa Day so it was a public holiday all round. But not for us dedicated work types!
An early up and pack saw us at breakfast early then the 125KM drive into Luderitz to visit the control tower , do the airfield assets audit and brief the controllers on what we are doing here.
As we left our Flintstone cottage we waved goodbye to Barney and Betty sitting on the porch next door having breakfast. We managed a wave and a smile from Betty ...
Enroute to Luderitz is the diamond ghost town of Kohlmanskop. Once a bustling diamond mining town until the slump in diamond prices after WW1 and richer deposits discovered further south left Kohlmanskop a mere reminder of what life was like pre WW1. Luderitz an old Bavarian style German colonial town is a true step back in time. The icy shores of the South Atlantic Ocean are home to seals, penguins, ...
Easy drive Aus to Luderitz, yahoo real tarmac! Stunning desolate scenery, wild horses and ostrich. Stopped off at the old abandoned mining town of Kolmanskop, slightly eerie place, but it was once quite wealthy with a pumped salt water swimming pool, own bakery, ice making facility and theatre. A donkey pulled train used to deliver half a block of ice and 20 litres of water/person to each house ...
... the now-deserted town is slowly being reclaimed by the world's oldest desert and some houses are collapsing under the weight of the sand, the remaining buildings still showcase the German architecture of that time, even a proper skittle alley (bowling alley).
I saw pics of a New Year's Eve ball where peeps dressed in full gowns and tuxedos were enjoying themselves in a room decorated with elaborate chandeliers. No doubt this was a pretty chic ...
... long. Luderitz is waiting for us... hopefully with comfy beds because um, we've been basically flying for two days now.
July 8: I'm really liking the harbour town of Luderitz. It's tranquil, serves good food, and is full of good-hearted people. There are no taxis from the airport, but there are kind people who will drive you and your travel companions into town for nothing in return because they have room in their car. The restaurants open at 18h for ...