Vignettes from a Lifetime of Travel

E is for Early Mornings   I’m not an early riser – in fact I’d rather not do mornings at all  – they’d be banned if I’d my way!   However,  I have been know to drag myself from the bed before sunrise when the occasion begs it and wow – what a world there is […]

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On the Road – Where we stayed: the Lodges of Namibia

    We were fortunate enough to stay in a selection of lodges while travelling through Namibia (as well as hotels in the two urban areas).   Most lodges are not large so reservations really are necessary – especially in remote areas where there is not a huge choice of accommodation.  In general they work on […]

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A Road Trip in Namibia

  Reactions were universally the same when we said we were going to Namibia -“Where’s that” and “Why are you going there”. Namibia caught our eye as one of the few places in Africa where self drive is a viable option and possibly the only place on the continent where one can enjoy a safari […]

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