See Namibia website provides information for the interested traveler on various aspects of Namibia. Our aim was not so much to reproduce a lot of the information already available for travelers on lodges and hotels, but rather to focus on what we know and love best, Namibia’s amazing naturalist wonders.
We would love to know what you are interested in, so please let us know what information you would like us to include in this website. See Namibia is constantly growing with new content, so come back regularly.
The See Namibia website is owned by Frantic Naturalist Tours and Safaris, a small travel agent in Namibia. If you are interested in visiting Namibia, have a look at our Travel Tips to get a feel for it. If it sounds like fun to you, visit our Frantic Naturalist website. We’ll help you put together your Namibian experience.
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Frantic Naturalist is an small company run by me, Vernon Swanepoel, and my wife, Esmerelda. I have a unique blend of passions; for nature (especially in Namibia) and for creating websites… hence this website - See Namibia. Esmerelda and I have over a decade each in the travel business in Namibia, giving us an intimate knowledge of the country. Learn a little about us, the people behind Frantic Naturalist and this website, on our about page. If you tweet, follow me on Twitter.
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Featured topic: Swakopmund
Historically the German protectorate of South West Africa lacked a port because the only good port was Walvis Bay and the British held onto that. The best place to have a port was near a river bed that could be used as a means to cross the desert. The Swakop River would do just fine, it was central and big enough that you could get to ground water in places. It really is remarkable that a town should ever have been built on such a place… no real fresh water, no… well, nothing. There was the ocean to the west, dunes to the south (although they were a little further away than what they are today) and just plain white gravel plains everywhere else.Read more…