Did you know that the study of trees is called dendrology? Wikipedia has the following to say about the Baobab: Adansonia digitata (baobab) is the most widespread of the Adansonia species, and is native to the African continent. The long-lived pachycauls are typically found in dry, hot savannahs of sub-Saharan Africa, where they dominate the… Read More Botany | Baobab
Ever wondered what that raucous throughout the night was? Especially early morning? These guys are the most likely culprits. It is their way of saying – welcome to our home!
There are various species of hornbill across Namibia. Of these, the Yellow-billed is probably the best known. However, they are all very amicable birds and a true pleasure to observe. Not directly found at the falls, one has to do a bit of hiking to find these noisy African birds as they prefer the Mopane… Read More Birding | Damara Hornbill
The Starling is probably one of the most common birds across the world. They can adjust to any kind of environment – very much like the crow and sparrow. Here in Namibia, they stand out quite a bit with their darker colours and are often a welcome relief to the vast amount of LBJ’s. Photo… Read More Birding | Cape Glossy Starling
Character – these guys have enough attitude to be LA Superstars. Love watching them. Especially during mating season. And if you think they only have attitude – you should hear them perform. Two of them can easily sound like a flock of 20.
When it rains… All photos by Dieter – Epupa Falls Lodge
All photos by Dieter – Epupa Falls Lodge
When it rains flowers in the desert… All Photos by Dieter – Epupa Falls Lodge
Bugs… some people love them, some make a living of studying in, and some.. well, we prefer not to be up close and personal. All photos by Dieter – Epupa Falls Lodge