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Naukluft mountains: a wild rocky massif

Naukluft Mountains (Naukluftberge), Namib-Naukluft N.P., Namibia. Author and Copyright Marco Ramerini

The eastern part of Namib-Naukluft National Park is formed by the Naukluft mountains, a mountain range overlooking the rocky plains of central Namib, the scenary is surprisingly beautiful: the Naukluft mountains, with their wild rocky massif and deeply carved valleys ...

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Sossusvlei: pools of water in the dunes

Sossusvlei, Namib Desert, Namib-Naukluft, Namibia. Author and Copyright Marco Ramerini

One of the major attractions of Namib-Naukluft National Park is represented by the occasional water pools of Sossusvlei surrounded by the tall red sand dunes of Namib Desert. Because the colorful contrast between the water, the soil of the vlei, ...

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Namib Desert: the highest dunes in the world

Namib Desert, Namib-Naukluft, Namibia. Author and Copyright Marco Ramerini

The Namib-Naukluft National Park, whose original nucleus was founded in 1907 by the German colonial administration and later enlarged, is today one of the most large protected natural areas of the African continent (49,768 sq km), the landscapes that can ...

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Namib Rand: a private nature reserve

Namib Rand, Namibia. Author and Copyright Marco Ramerini.

The Namib Rand Nature Reserve lies in the central-west Namibia, between Sesriem and Helmeringhausen, it covers an area of 172,200 hectares and is probably the largest private nature reserve of southern Africa, it border for nearly 100 km, on the ...

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Fish River Canyon: the largest canyon in Africa

Fish River Canyon, Namibia. Author and Copyright Marco Ramerini.

Located in the south of Namibia, the Fish River Canyon National Park is one of the (many) places that make it particularly fascinating and interesting a trip to Namibia. The canyon can be reached from Keetmanshoop along a beautiful dirt road, ...

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Namibia climate: when to go to Namibia

Namib Rand, Namibia. Author and Copyright Marco Ramerini

Namibia is an arid area of southern Africa, its climate is semi-desert, with cool nights and hot days, the hottest months are between December and March. There are two rainy seasons, one of the short rains between October and December ...

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Namibia: natural parks, deserts and plateaus

Kokerboom (Aloe dichotoma), Namibia. Author and Copyright Marco Ramerini

Namibia (Republic of Namibia) is a presidential republic of Southern Africa, washed to the west by the Atlantic Ocean, bordered to the north by Angola, to the north-east by Zambia and Zimbabwe, to the east by Botswana and to the ...

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