Read and rate Travel Journal Entries for Orange River, South Africa

Nov 7, 2008 - Southern Namibia and into South Africa

We left Swakopmund early on Tuesday as it was a fair drive down to Sersriem. We stopped in a small town called Solitaire which was great as the local shop made the most yummy apple pie! We visited a canyon in the evening and watched the sunset over the dunes. It was a chilled evening as it was an early start the next day... Wednesday started at 445am when we were in the truck by 5am ready to travel 45km to ‘Dune 45’ for sunrise which was 125m high. It was a tough walk up as it was freezing and really steep in the sand but it was worth the...

Jump to full entry