AndBeyond Sossusvlei Desert Lodge
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From the freezing cold of Swakopmund, it was time to cross the Namib Desert. We had been warned temperatures could get quite high, and advised to take plenty of water. All stocked up, we started on our 470km drive to Sossusvlei. As we drove, the landscape changed - the green slower dissipated, the shrubs got smaller and the eventually all you could see were ‘fire’ mountains and sand (with the odd tree!).
It was a long ...
Greetings from southern Namibia! Monday morning we drove our 4-wheel drive truck south from Windhoek into the Namib desert. As the scenery changed from semi-arid to desert we began to see oryx and ostrich along the roadside. Large herds of a small desert antelope called Springbok as well. How these animals exist in this hostile environment is a wonder, but apparently they are well adapted to very little food and less water.
... Just enough water to keep the pond topped up. This is the place that the area of Sesriem gets it's name. Seis (6) and triem (thong - not what your thinking but lengths of leather strip). 6 thongs had to be tied together to get the bushman's bucket to the water below. ? When canyon only 300 meters long would you want to drag the water up the ...
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I've ridden or driven through most terrain in a wide variety of places in the world but never deep sand (well ...
... auto;">Not a single Land Rover Defender.
These are tough vehicles and although we don't yet know what the Namib will be like, the cars here aren't tricked up toys.