Amazing Namibia

Namibia is a country in southern Africa whose western border is the Atlantic Ocean. It gained independence from South Africa on 21 March 1990. At 824,292 km2, Namibia is the least densely populated country in the world (2.5 inhabitants per square kilometre (6.5 /sq mi)). Being situated between the Namib and the Kalahari deserts, Namibia is the country with the least rainfall in sub-Saharan Africa. From Wikipedia
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Oryx kneeling to drink in Etosha National Park, Namibia

The gemsbok or gemsbuck (Oryx gazella) is a large antelope in the Oryx genus. It is native to the arid regions of Southern Africa, such as the Kalahari Desert. Gemsbok are the largest species in the Oryx genus.

Gemsbok (Oryx) in Namib-Naukluft National Park, Namibia

The gemsbok or gemsbuck (Oryx gazella) is a large antelope in the Oryx genus. Gemsbok are the largest species in the Oryx genus.

Quiver tree (Aloe Dichotoma) in the Namib desert landscape - Namibia

Quiver tree (Aloe Dichotoma) in the Namib desert landscape - Namibia

Seagull in Walvis Bay - Namibia

Seagull in Walvis Bay - Namibia

Young baobab tree in Epupa falls area

Baobab is the common name for each of the nine species of tree in the genus Adansonia. The generic name honours Michel Adanson, the French naturalist and explorer who described Adansonia digitata

Epupa falls on the border of Namibia and Angola

The Epupa Falls (also known as Monte Negro Falls in Angola) are created by the Kunene River on the border of Angola and Namibia, in the Kaokoland area of the Kunene Region.

Gemsbok and Springbok at the water pool in Etosha park

Etosha National Park is a national park in northwestern Namibia. The park was proclaimed a game reserve on March Etosha National Park spans an area of square kilometres sq mi) and gets its name from the large Etosha pan which is almost entirely within

View of Deadvlei in early morning

View of Deadvlei in early morning

Two african elephants face to face at the water pool in Etoshna

Elephants are large mammals of the family Elephantidae and the order Proboscidea. Two species are traditionally recognised, the African elephant (Loxodonta africana) and the Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)

African elephant at water pool in Etosha National Park

Etosha National Park is a national park in northwestern Namibia. Was elevated to status of National Park in 1967 by an act of parliament of the Republic of South Africa which administered South-West Africa during that time


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