Namibia Travel Guides for Backpackers

Why Travel to Windhoek, Namibia?

Windhoek. A hearty city in the center of Namibia. Namibia is a unique nation filled with people from diverse tribes and cultures. This country is situated in the south-western part of Africa and its weather is characterized by hyper-arid to arid conditions. The country is divided into 14 major sections […]
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How to organize your safari in Etosha National Park- Namibia

Etosha National Park in Namibia, in the north part of the country, is a must for anyone travelling in the area. The park is one of the greatest in the world, and with its waterholes, it makes it easy for you to stop your car and observe the wildlife. Yes, […]
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The Benefits of Using TransferWise vs PayPal

Money, money, money: It’s what makes the world go around, or in our case, it’s what helps us go around the world! As a result, care and organisation need to be taken to ensure you can access your money no matter where in the world you are, hopefully with the […]
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Swakopmund Namibia: Three Top Outdoor Activities

Namibia is one of Southern Africa’s top destinations because of the wild beauty and multi-cultural influences. Swakopmund is a must-do place to visit as it’s on the coast between the surreal Namib Desert and the wild Skeleton Coast. After my 361km (224-mile) drive from Windhoek, sand dunes gave way to […]
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Tips for first-time solo backpackers to South Africa


Wild Penguin at Boulder’s Beach This probably can be listed as one of the craziest things I have done in my early 20s. Waking up in one morning, I suddenly came up with a conclusion that I HAVE TO GO TO SOUTH AFRICA. Again, another impulsive decision. I make short trips […]
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A Trip To Kasane

  NB: Please note, I do not own any of the above. Found in the North – Eastern corner of Botswana, near the Zambian, Zimbabwean and Namibian borders – is Kasane. This small town is among top tourism destinations with different tourist attractions such as; THE CHOBE NATIONAL PARK There is […]
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The wonders of Namibia

Being amazed by Namibia's landscape Some years ago, Namibia wasn’t even on my list of places to go and I had no information about this country that turn out to be one of the best trips I ever made. South Africa was mainly the only country in Southern Africa on […]
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Namibia Self-drive: tips before you go!

Why Namibia? If you are looking for a Self-drive African Adventure, with a mix of Safari, encounter with African Tribes, desert landscape and Dunes, without being a hard core adventurer or having a huge budget, and a relatively secure country, Namibia is the best destination for you! I am basing […]
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Namibia in a nutshell, what you need to know before you go

So you have saved up your money and now finally have enough to go on holiday. Now the challenge is deciding where to go. To help you do this here is a “before you go” guide. This guide will be countrywide and not focused on a specific area or activity. […]
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Namibia: Self-drive road trip by 2WD

The concept This is the story of my crossing through Namibia this August, which is part of a full circle road trip from Johannesburg in South Africa to Botswana, where I drove the Trans-Kalahari highway to Namibia, then back to South Africa, Cape Town, up to Knysna and then through […]
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