Ugab Terrace Lodge
Travel Blogs from Outjo
"So what are you going to do there in Terrace Bay?" asked the sweet old lady running the guesthouse in Swakopmund. "Fish?" "Nope," we said. "Hmmm, well, there isn't much else there to do," she explained. "Guess we'll probably do some reading" said Dave. And so began our trip up through the Skeleton Coast. There has been a theme throughout Namibia …
... 1 & 2 who are ahead of us and both making good progress, both reporting seeing loads of wildlife at Etosha and tales of steak barbecues and Team 2 even slaughtering a goat in Spitzkoppe for a barbecue goat curry speciality….wow! ….one up to the Buffaloes! Team 4 are a day behind us and have spent another day at Spitzkoppe, a good choice as it was a spectacular area for hiking and camping and highly ...
... guinea fowl cross the road in front of us, a Mountain Zebra run along side the car, a few Steenboks, and a group of 4 cheetahs that also crossed the road in front of us. Upon our arrival we enjoyed a poolside drink and made plans for the next few days. We will do some grocery shopping before heading into the Etosha park and fill up the ...
... travel east in order to get to our night stop
location. Via Khorixas (Korikas pronounced) we drove to Outjo. Outjo is a in
the middle of nowhere little village where we night stopped. The rainshower
(VERY refreshing, what can a human be happy with rain. NOT in The Netherlands,
in Namibia), took out the power. The lightning struck the power supply in the
village, so Outjo went dark completely. Every now and than you saw a light
generated by a ...
... went up the tower there to see the view ( see photo of Mum). Sedate drive back to Epacha, stopping off to view and photograph the sunset. Quick wash and turnaround then down for drinks and dinner. Pleasant evening and in bed for 21:45, which is pretty unheard of for me ! Banking on another early start tomorrow when we drive back through Etosha to our next lodge just East of the ...
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- Room service
- Free parking