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Soaring Above the Wonders: A Skyborne Safari Adventure with Desert Tracks

Posted by S. Schneider on Fri December 1, 2023.

A safari experience beyond the ordinary can be found in the heart of Southern Africa. Imagine flying above the iconic red dunes of the Namib Desert, gliding over the wildlife-rich plains of Etosha National Park, and reaching remote locations that conventional safaris cannot go. This is not a fantasy; it is the reality of a Desert Tracks skyborne safari adventure.

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A Journey through Time: Discovering Historical Landmarks in Namibia

Posted by S. Schneider on Mon November 27, 2023.

Namibia is a country rich in contrasts and breathtakingly beautiful scenery, but it has much more to offer. This country in southwest Africa is a historical treasure trove, with a diversified population and a tenacious national tale told via a complex tapestry of cultures, events, and landmarks. Discover historical sites that resound with the voices of the past as you travel across

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Desert Astronomy: Stargazing in the NamibRand Nature Reserve

Posted by S. Schneider on Fri November 24, 2023.

The diverse landscapes of Namibia's NamibRand Nature Reserve offer more than just picturesque dunes and breathtaking scenery; they also provide a gateway to the cosmos. As the sun dips below the horizon, a new world awakens in the darkened Namib Desert night sky.

Namibia's enchanting celestial wonders have garnered international recognition, turning the NamibRand Nature Reserve into a prime destination for stargazing enthusiasts and seasoned astronomers alike.

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Guardians of the Wild: AfriCats and Namibia’s Nature Conservation

Posted by S. Schneider on Tue November 21, 2023.

Namibia’s big cats face many challenges, from habitat loss to human-wildlife conflict and poaching. Cheetahs, in particular, are vulnerable, with declining populations due to loss of prey, habitat fragmentation, and conflict with farmers.

Leopards on the other hand also face threats, and ensuring the survival of these Namibia big cats requires a multifaceted approach that addresses both ecological and human-related issues.

In the vast expanse of this African nation, lies the remarkable organisation AfriCat Namibia. Through tireless efforts in education, research, and conservation, AfriCats play a pivotal role in the preservation of Namibia’s big cats and they contribute to the broader landscape of nature conservation.

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How to Prepare for Your Namibian Desert Safari Adventure: Packing Tips for All Seasons

Posted by S. Schneider on Mon November 13, 2023.

A desert safari in Namibia promises spectacular scenery, breathtaking sunsets, and unforgettable interactions with the wild. Being prepared is essential for making the most of your journey. The Namibian desert is a country of extremes, with hot summers and freezing winters, so proper packing is critical.

We have you covered whether you want to explore the dunes in the summer or stroll across the desert in the winter. We'll provide professional advice on what to pack for your Namibian desert adventure in this guide.

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