What exactly can I do in Epupa? The are is, firstly, famous for the Epupa Waterfalls. This makes it a superb location for photographers and hikers. To the latter, the area is a world of discovery. Since the Himba still mostly travel by foot, there are more paths and trails to hike than can be… Read More What activities can I do in Epupa?
A special dinner at Epupa Falls Lodge – braai (barbeque) for a group of special clients. Good night Namibia!
Every now and then Koos, the owner of Epupa Falls Lodge, is talked into doing a safari. Whether it is a hiking safari or a driving safari, someone turns his pinky far enough to convince him this is the year! In 2011 a group of friends (multiple-return-friends) convinced him to take them into Kaokoland. After… Read More Kaokoland Safari | Wildlife
More often heard, than seen… here are a few pictures of our notorious baboons. ©Dieter – Epupa Falls Lodge
The lady of the household decided it is better to blend in… unlike her husband with the orange do! All photos by Dieter – Epupa Falls Lodge
So you want to see all of Namibia – or most of it anyway – in just 15 days. Then Bocian Safaris has the tour for you; Othithiya Namibia. But don’t let the name scare you. This is an excellent route for the traveler who wants to see as much as he can while in… Read More Kaokoland | Bocian Safaris
So the far west of Namibia (Kaokoland) isn’t quite your dream, but desert elephants, a bit of culture and a waterfall is more than an appetizing menu to you… then this is for you. ©Epupa Falls Lodge ©Black Bean Productions ©Chris Martin Damarana, a French Travel Agency in Namibia, offers a tour that will not… Read More Damaraland | Damarana Safaris
Tall Horses in the Storm, by Ben McRae, Etosha National Park, Namibia
Chinese man admits smuggling rhino horns By Werner Menges – The Namibian ONE of the Chinese men accused of trying to smuggle 14 rhino horns out of Namibia in March last year admitted yesterday that he knew he was carrying controlled wildlife products in two suitcases which he was planning to take to China. The… Read More Rhino News – Small Breakthrough
We can continue to look at the plants & trees found in Kaokoland. Our focus today will be the East of Kaokoland: Vegetation in the eastern, mainly flat part of Kaokoland, consists of Mopane and Mopane-Commiphora–Acacia savannah and woodland on red Kalahari sand. The dominant tree here is the mopane Mopane colophospermum. Other trees include… Read More Kaokoland Trees: East