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Namibia Update October 2022

24 Oct 2022
Namibia is waiting for you in 2023! Covid updates are a thing of the past, currently there are much more important things to consider when planning your Namibia/southern Africa safari. We are noticing a trend in short notice bookings. This is no problem for us, we are happy to consider your wishes and will create a dream...
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Covid-19 Update 10 January 2022

10 Jan 2022
The Omicron virus has now traveled the world and to all of our relief, it does not seem so serious. We are relieved to say that we have had no cancellations over the past two months meaning that our guests traveled to and enjoyed their safaris with us. Wearing masks...
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Covid-19 Update 7 December 2021

08 Dec 2021
Covid-19 cases are again increasing in Namibia. We currently have an average of 200 new infections per day and this is increasing. It appears as if the Omicron variant has arrived in Namibia as it has in most countries in the world. Fortunately all the evidence thus far points to a milder infection than...
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Covid-19 Update 15 September 2021

16 Sep 2021
New Covid-19 cases in Namibia are down to less than 100 new infections countrywide per day. Our summer is here and we currently have covid-19 under control. Namibia has recently received a new supply of Johnson and Johnson vaccines, more and more Namibians are getting vaccinated. Fortunately the majority of those working in the...
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Covid-19 Update 5 August 2021

05 Aug 2021
The exciting news for our Swiss and other European guests is that we can again transit over Frankfurt Airport meaning that it is not problem to fly to/from Namibia via Frankfurt, Germany. With a large selection of flights to Windhoek via Addis Ababa, Johannesburg and Frankfurt, it really is easy to go on safari...
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Covid-19 travel update Namibia 16 July 2021

16 Jul 2021
The Namibian government has again updated us with their plans to curb the spread of Covid-19 in Namibia. These restrictions will continue for two weeks until 31 July 2021.Over the past weeks we have successfully been bringing guests on safari to Namibia and Botswana. This includes families with younger children...
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Namibia Covid-19 update 18 June 2021

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Namibia Covid-19 update 18 June 2021 Even though Namibia has made vaccinations available to all of its citizens, the uptake has been slow and the winter temperatures have resulted in an unwelcome increase in covid infections. The Namibian government has decided to act on this and as a result, they have implemented a number of strict...
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Namibia Covid-19 update April 2021

13 Apr 2021
Travel to Namibia is on the increase, more and more airlines are returning to our country, there are regular and reliable flights from Johannesburg, Cape Town, Frankfurt and Addis Ababa. We are managing to offer safaris that include Botswana, Zambia and Zimbabwe, this made possible by effective and efficient covid...
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Shipwreck Lodge and the Skeleton Coast

18 Jan 2021 Image
The Skeleton Coast is usually associated with shipwrecks and stories of sailors stranded on the beach, walking inland in search of water and food, only to succumb to the elements. The name however originates not from the bones of long-lost sailors but of the bones of long dead whales and seals that lie strewn...
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Covid-19 update 15 January 2021

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Tourism travel in Namibia is currently unrestricted. We have guests in all corners of the country, they are enjoying the warm summer weather and quiet roads and a little rain. Over the past year we have had very few lodge closures. As we have a limited number of airlines flying to Namibia and because...
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Our borders are open, Please come and visit!

20 Oct 2020
After 6 months of various stages of lockdown, we are gradually moving towards a “new normal”, we have our Covid-19 infections under control and we, as a country, seem to have weathered the storm and are down to very few new infections per day. Namibia has been taken off Germany’s Robert Koch Institute black-list and...
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Kenya Safari Holidays

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Going on safari is not a once in a lifetime experience. Once you experience Africa, the exciting feeling of a morning game drive looking for lions and other animals will stick with you and you may want to visit again.Our friends in kenya offer some really special tours:Kenya safari holidays Enjoy...
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Coronavirus Situation In Namibia

30 Jun 2020 Image
We know you are looking forward to going on safari real soon. We really are looking forward to your visit, but before packing your camera and other gear, please have a ...
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When will our borders open? Corona in Namibia

09 Jun 2020 Image
These are uncertain times. Namibia is in the fortunate position to have only had 31 confirmed Covid 19 cases and no deaths thus far. We are confident that we will be open for international travel early in 2021. It would be worth booking a safari now as the 2020 prices...
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Namibia Coronavirus Update

24 Mar 2020 Image
As I write, the corona virus is wreaking havoc worldwide, meaning that all travel plans and most holidays have been cancelled or postponed. This is a time to be careful, ...
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The conservation of the lions in Namibia

24 Jul 2019 Image
Conservation in Namibia is taken seriously by our government. One of the most high profile conservation topics is the status of the desert lions that roam north-western Namibia. There are two sides to the story, one, the struggles that local communal farmers have coping with lions eating their livestock and...
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Damaraland Bike Recce

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Damaraland bike trails recce April 2018 Wide open spaces all around us. The beauty of living in Namibia is that you can head out into the country and within a few minutes you are the only soul around, deep in nature that probably did not look much different hundreds of years ago. We love to mountain bike...
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Botswana Safari

19 Sep 2018 Image
Want to see hundreds of elephants, prides of lions, leopards during the day and the odd cheetah? Well this is the trip I would recommend! For me as a safari guide, there is nothing quite as exciting as the prospect of an adventure into the wilds of Botswana. Recently I went on a private tour...
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A Fabulous Bike Tour

10 Aug 2018
What a special experience, the tour included visits to the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, the Fish River Canyon, the Orange River, Springbok and the Namaqualand, the Cederberg mountains, the West Coast National Park, the Cape winelands and Cape Town. Day 1: Arrival in Windhoek. Booked in at the Vineyard Country Lodge. Bike preparation...
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