Namib Desert Lodge
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... rocks. Day 4 ...
... well as his little friends. It appeared to be a good idea since we had enough time to take plenty of pictures (with/without flags, sitting, standing, lying or jumping). When we got bored we rolled down in order to spend some time in Deadvlei. After having breakfast on one of the completely dead trees we started heading back to the place we got out of the shuttle earlier that morning. The Malaysian guy just reached the Big Daddy's summit :)
We slowly walked through the desert ...
... up my fleece or up my arms, scratching at my face (claws are incredibly sharp, so when you see pictures of me grimacing and pulling away, that’s why), trying to stick its nose in my mouth, yada yada. Polo even decided that he would see if my face made a good scratch area as well. He was on one of the girls beside me, I put my arm out, and he crossed from her shoulder to my shoulder. His claws are just as sharp as Fred and Wilma’s claws. ...
... I then went to shower off the dirt, and my group had gotten done almost an hour earlier than everyone else, so the water was even hotter than when I showered at noon. I got bundled up in warm attire, and headed down for baby baboon induction. I learned how to care for a baby throughout the night.
Then it was supper time, and it was quite fantastic. We had chicken with some form of sweet sauce, rice, and mixed veggies (peas, carrots, and corn). They ran ...
... had beautiful scenery, goofy outdoor toilets and showers and more lovely people. We saw great wildilfe, including snakes (upclose) and hippos, noble cows and nice locals. The camp is entirely run on solar power, serves no beef and supports numerous local entrepreneurs; obviously we admired their philosophy. We also made great friends with a German couple and two South African couples whom we played many games of cards with, hung out late at the bar and ...