Camping

Campsite of the month

Forty kilometres east of Katima Mulilo, Zambezi Mubala Camp is idyllically set on the water’s edge in a grove of tall, shady trees. For...

Gondwana Collection Campsites

In Namibia, we love the outdoors and camping is an important component of those outdoor experiences. So come and delight in this rugged and...

Camping Equipment

The advancement of technology has definitely made camping easier for everyone. Preparation is therefore essential for that upcoming camping adventure in Namibia, and having...

Dashing through the Desert – Gondwana Kaas en Wyn

Have you heard of the unique four man Gondwana Collection team that is gearing up for the Nedbank Desert Dash? The Kaas en Wyn...

So you want to Dash?

Having spent an agonizing 10 minutes in front of an internet connected device, waiting for the magical time of 10:00 am, you click on...

A cycling experience at Namibgrens

Waking up in a tent surrounded by the Namibian bush is what I love. For me, camping and cycling go hand in hand, so...

Memories of Meob Bay

Growing up along the Transkei coast in South Africa, and having a father and grandfather who were keen fishermen, and a great grandfather who...

To Swakopmund for giving birth and mating

During the summer months pregnant copper sharks migrate to the coastal waters near Swakopmund and give birth to their young. By then, males have...

Anglers are very serious about nature conservation

“We are worried that the number of fish in the Zambezi River is diminishing all the time, that commercial fishermen are casting their nets...

Essential Hiking Gear

Are you embarking on your very first hike? If yes, here are important gear needed when hiking the Klipspringer Trail that you can purchase at...

Canyon Klipspringer Trail

The Canyon Klipspringer is a great way for the adventurous and fit hikers to explore the Fish River Canyon uniquely. This trail is 4...

Gondwana Canyon Park

Set off into the winding trails, with the fresh cold wind lightly over your face as you make your way through this rugged and...

Research on Carmine Bee-eaters

Mark Boorman from Swakopmund and I ringed a total of 530 Carmine Bee-eaters of the breeding colony between Zambezi Mubala Camp (previously Island View...

Flying underwater

The brownish-black and white plumage typical of the juvenile birds was already there, but the young Pied Avocet, which was foraging on the water's...

A boat trip from Namushasha River Lodge on the Kwando in...

The clamour of Smith’s bush squirrels, which measure 35 cm with tail, makes some visitors look to the treetops as soon as they arrive...

We are stepping onto an island…

The grey ribbon of the tar road carries an endless array of enormous trucks, crowded minibuses, pick-ups packed to capacity, donkey carts, bakkies, fancy...

Sunset photography – Tips from an expert

Africa, the continent of perfect sunsets – and as it seems, every single evening. The term sunset photography must have been coined in Namibia,...

Camera Gear & Accessories

While you enjoy your adventure in Namibia and you seem to be in need of camera equipment or just simply need to dust off...

Off the beaten track