Monthly Archives: January 2018

Africa Trip 2017-18: Day 58 Gariep River to Cederberg Mountain, South Africa

Thursday 18 January 2018. Photos. Highlights: Wine Tasting, Billiards Today we moved onto Cederberg Mountain which for most of the group would be the last night camping, for me I was booked in hotels or upgraded tenting for this leg … Continue reading

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Africa Trip 2017-18: Day 57 Fish River Canyon to Gariep River, South Africa

Wednesday 17 January 2018. Photos. Highlights: Getting into South Africa Today we moved into South Africa the final country of this trip and tour. The landscape started having subtle changes, there were still desert areas but occasionally green patches started … Continue reading

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Africa Trip 2017-18: Day 56 Sesriem to Fish River Canyon, Namibia

Tuesday 16 January 2018. Photos. Highlights: Fish River Canyon Today we faced a 600 km drive across Namibia. Despite this and the at times very bumpy drive the time appeared to fly as we got to watch the amazing harsh … Continue reading

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Africa Trip 2017-18: Day 55 Sesriem, Namibia

Monday 15 January 2018. Photos. Highlights: Climbing Dune 45, Hiking to Deadvlei (the Dead Valley), Namib-Naukluft Park Canyon An early morning pickup from my hotel just before 6 am so we could get into the National Park the moment they … Continue reading

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Africa Trip 2017-18: Day 54 Swakopmund to Sesriem, Namibia

Sunday 14 January 2018. Photos. Highlights: Flamingos, Luna Rock formations, Tropic of Capricorn Today was a long travel day but that doesn’t mean we didn’t get to see and experience more of this unique country. About 5 minutes out from … Continue reading

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Africa Trip 2017-18: Day 53 Swakopmund, Namibia

Saturday 13 January 2018. Photos. Highlights: Dolphin Cruise, Fork n Nice (Fish & Chips vendor) Today I had selected a dolphin cruise option for my stay in Swakopmund and three tour members joined me; Gaelle, Rita and Isabelle. As we … Continue reading

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Africa Trip 2017-18: Day 52 Brandberg to Swakopmund, Namibia

Friday 12 January 2018. Photos. Highlights: Spitzkoppe landscape and rock paintings Despite having a comfortable room I got little sleep last night due to the group bonding session next door and the 5.35 am alarm today. This meant the unusually … Continue reading

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