RTW – Fish River Canyon, Namibia – Day 37

Namibia – Round The World Tour 2003 Day 37Fish River CanyonFriday 18th April We slept well last night and both awoke this morning to clear skies. Sandy got up about thirty minutes before me and went down to the river to photograph the sunrise over the water. After a quick shower, we settled in around […]

RTW – Sossusvlei, Namibia – Day 38

Namibia – Round The World Tour 2003 Day 38SossusvleiSaturday 19th April We are really getting into the tour now on our second night in Namibia. The feeling of adventure travel is brought home with campfires and long, arduous drives through the desert. Anxious not to repeat the fresh milk fiasco that was still fresh in […]

RTW – Sossusvlei, Namibia – Day 39

Namibia – Round The World Tour 2003 Day 39SossusvleiSunday 20th April Another full day today with both cameras working overtime has meant that I’ve had to burn another DVD full of photos to send home. We are currently going through one DVD every seven to eight days. Today’s DVD will house 1811 photos from today […]

RTW – Swakopmund, Namibia – Day 40

Namibia – Round The World Tour 2003 Day 40SwakopmundMonday 21st April Yet another early start to the day this morning with a hive of activity in and around the camp-site long before the sun made its appearance. By the time I awoke, the two trainee guides were already hard at work with their morning ritual […]

RTW – Swakopmund, Namibia – Day 41

Namibia – Round The World Tour 2003 Day 41SwakopmundTuesday 22nd April We are both thoroughly exhausted after a long day of adrenaline pumping adventure activities. The lodge that we are staying in is a really nice one but. Having said that, however, I may be influenced by our experiences of the past weeks camping accommodation. […]

RTW – Etosha National Park, Namibia – Day 42

Namibia – Round The World Tour 2003 Day 42Etosha National ParkWednesday 23rd April Some of the challenges of travelling in Africa raised their heads this morning with several problems conspiring to delay our departure from Swakopmund. We were supposed to be on the road by seven in the morning and all of us were up […]

RTW – Etosha National Park, Namibia – Day 43

Namibia – Round The World Tour 2003 Day 43Etosha National ParkThursday 24th April I almost fell asleep without writing this log entry, which just goes to show how tired I am. The pace has been almost non-stop since we left Cape Town just over a week ago. It seems like we’ve been on this safari […]

RTW – Waterberg, Namibia – Day 45

Namibia – Round The World Tour 2003 Day 45WaterbergSaturday 26th April (includes log entry for day 44). Well, it finally happened. I was so completely tired last night that I went to bed and completely forgot to write my nightly log entry. It’s now five forty-five in the morning and I’ve just whipped out the […]