In de wolken

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Niet letterlijk in de wolken, maar “In the cloud”. Voor wie nooit te maken heeft met web hosting, wordpress en dergelijke zal het onderstaande verhaal wel koeterwaals lijken, maar voor de geïnteresserden: Vanaf heden is onze website verhuisd naar de … Continued

Cape of Good Hope, City Tour and return home

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Wednesday, 17 May 2017 Gepke had also managed to book a tour to Cape of Good Hope, and for this tour we are waiting outside our hotel until the driver will arrive.  A van pulls up with in it our … Continued

Cape Town, Table Mountain and Robben Island

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Monday, 15 May 2017 Lambert’s Bay is only a short stay as we are off again to Cape Town.  A few of the group have stayed in a different guest house, due to the few rooms available at this one, … Continued

Onwards to the south

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Friday, 12 May 2017 Tents are torn down for the last time and after a quick breakfast we all board the bus to head to the Seeheim Hotel, a stop along our long trip to Fish River Canyon. The landscape … Continued

Camping in the desert

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Wednesday, 10 May 2017 Another travel day today as we head to Sossusvlei. The landscape along the way changes from something similar to the photos I’ve seen taken by the Mars rovers, after which it changes to a scenery more … Continued

I’ve been through the desert…

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…on a horse with no name…  This song by the group America kept going through my head as we trek deeper into the Namibian Desert. Monday, 8 May 2017 4:30 AM we get up and start taking down the tents … Continued


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Friday, 5 May 2017 An early start today, followed by a very long drive to Windhoek where we arrive later in the afternoon. A comfortable hotel room in the Auas Hotel this time with a real bed, wifi and all … Continued

Okavango Delta, canoes and bush walk

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We get up extremely early at 3:30 AM to make the long detour due to the road being washed away. This early departure is necessary because some people have a 3 PM flight over the Okavanga Delta. All in all, … Continued