Damaraland, Namibia

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If Namibia is 'Africa for beginners', as is often said, what a wonderful place to start.


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From the dazzling Kalahari Desert to some of the world’s best stargazing, Namibia offers extraordinary encounters with nature.

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Things to Know

Get ready for your trip to Namibia with these important tips on health, safety and things to pack.

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There aren’t many places where you can drive for hours without seeing anything other than the occasional oryx. Here's how to get around in Namibia.

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Visa Requirements

Here's everything you need to know about getting a tourist visa to travel to Namibia.

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Money and Costs

Save money on your trip to Namibia with these cheap transport tips and information on the costs of camping vs staying in a lodge.

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Traveling with Kids

From wildlife-watching safari adventures to stargazing, family travelers will find that Namibia has a lot to offer.

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Best Road Trips

Set off on an adventure in Namibia with these five road trips featuring desert, dunes, waterways and Atlantic coastline.

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Active female traveler hiking on the dunes around Deadvlei in the Namib Desert, Namib-Naukluft National Park, Namibia, Africa.

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