When Mike and I have our turn leading one of our self drive groups through Africa, about two days before we reach the German Town of Swakopmund on Namibia’s Skeleton Coast, Mike starts talking about the seafood soup that they make at the Jetty 1905 Restaurant. The cold Benguela Current that flows along the West Coast of Africa is rich in seafood, so you can’t visit Swakopmund and not have a seafood meal. I love Swakopmund. It's a "quirky" place with its old German Village fe
Wow, what a year - very hard to choose images and video for this....thanks to everyone who traveled with us, helped us at shows and joined us for the reunion in February....hope you can join us of another adventure soon - or your first one :)! #Africa #SanBushmen #Botswana #Namibia
On week 1 of 7 we picked up cars in Windhoek, stocked them with food and camping equipment then headed towards Botswana to the Central Kalahari Game Reserve.
......After a marathon day in Namibia’s capital, Windhoek, of collecting rental 4x4s, navigating the shops for provisions and then packing, and in some cases, repacking the 4x4 so it all fits, we were ready to go.
With Dave van Graan from Self Drive Safaris in the lead in his khaki Toyota “Troopy” our convoy of 7 heade