Ntwala Island Lodge
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- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Breakfast Available
TripAdvisor Reviews Ntwala Island Lodge Caprivi Strip
Travel Blogs from Caprivi Strip
... very well positioned for the overlander groups going from south to north and vice versa - out of the traffic noise of Maun with good security. This enterprising young guy had all the boxes ticked for camping, tented chalets with wooden decks or big tour groups. Totally fenced with no pestering vervet monkeys or thieving baboons to delve into your food supply. A well stocked pub, pool, beach-sand volleyball court and plenty of hot water from the trusted ...
... made coming back over awkward, wouldn't want to slip. But standing on top of the falls was amazing! We were so stoked with ourselves for finding this place! It was a fairly small falls (maybe 20m drop) where we were but the whole northern side of the valley had hundreds of these small falls. And it was high enough for us to step very carefully on the muddy, rocky outcrop (not careful enough for dear old laura ha ha).
So after navigating past the naked bathing man, we went to find ...
... the dunes for 2 hours. I wasn't great at it, and everytime I went too fast I lost control of my steering a bit, so ended up driving fairly slowly, which was less fun! Stopped for a break, where one of the quadbiking guys made Ruth and I take lots of jumping pictures until we got it perfect, and then I ended up in the slow group, who did a different, easier route which was boring, ...
... and hippos and I headed off to do laundry. We had a lot of laundry that needed doing and it took me a good hour to do it all and get it all rinsed. Erik was at the bar drinking at this time. I trotted back to our tent trying to get him to notice that I was all covered in suds and sweat and water and he wasn’t. It didn’t work and he didn’t notice. Hmph.
I strung up our clothes line and nicely hung up all ...
Here, there was nothing. There was just peace. For days we’ve traveled through nothingness, and so there is no noise, no light, no distraction. NO INTERNET. NO FACEBOOK. No shops. No stuff to buy. No adverts to tempt us. Nothing.
There is just nature. This is what the world would look like even if we weren’t here. We didn’t make this. We couldn’t make this! Even if we had never lived on planet Earth, ...