The Republic of Namibia is located in the south-western part of Africa. Namibia has a population of about 2.1 Million inhabitants and an area of 824292 km².
Namibia is one of the most fascinating and diverse countries in the world and a number 1 travel destination. Namibia is world famous for the highest dunes in the world at Sossusvlei and for the Etosha National Park, one of world’s greatest conservation areas.
The official name of Namibia is "Republic of Namibia". Namibia is an independent country since 1990, a presidential republic with a democratic constitution following democratic principle including freedom of speech, press and religion. The motto of Namibia is "Unity, Liberty, Justice".
Big Daddy Namibia
Big Daddy is the tallest dune in the Sossusvlei area. This magnificent dune is situated between Sossusvlei and Deadvlei and at 325 meters it dwarfs the other dunes. Should you want the ultimate bragging rights, take a lot of water and trek to the top of Big Daddy where you can look down onto Deadvlei.
At 325 meters, Big Daddy may be the highest dune in the Sossusvlei area, however it is not the highest in the Namib Desert. Big Daddy is the highest dune in the Sossusvlei area, at about 325 meters.
Dune 7 which is the highest dune in Namibia. Big Daddy is located past Sossusvlei proper, near Deadvlei. It faces another very high dune known as "Big Mama".
Swakopmund, known as Swakop in Namibia, its the biggest coastal town and a resort for Namibians on holiday. The city's German origins are quite pronounced in old German colonial buildings throughout the city, making an even starker contrast for this town sitting at the edge of the Namib Desert. Swakopmund is like a German North Sea town with an African flair.
Sandwiched between Atlantic rollers and the Namib Desert, Swakopmund it is a great traveller way stations along the African road. At once Namibia's adventure capital and a surreal colonial remnant, part destination in its own right and part launch pad for an exploration of the Skeleton Coast and Namib Desert, its a city with as much personality as it has sea frontage.
Namibia Safari Tours
Namibia is the soul of Africa, characterised by vast open spaces, breathtaking scenery and great contrasts – ocean, dunes, mountains and deserts.
Namibia is large and sparsely populated that it is possible to discover enormous open spaces without roads, towns, trees or even stones, just the lonely desert wind passing through one of the most enchanting corners of the earth.
Namib-Naukluft Park is a must see when on Namibia safari. It has magnificent sea of rolling red dunes at Sossusvlei.
Etosha National Park is one of Africa’s great parks in both size and diversity of wildlife. It is the captivating and largely unexplored Caprivi Strip.