Namibian Railways and WW1

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Moonlandscape, near Swakopmund, Namibia

Moonlandscape, near Swakopmund, Namibia

The first German genocide took place in Africa. Picture: Shark Island, a rocky sand dune which hosted the 'Konzentrationslage', or concentration camp, where thousands of tribesmen died from 1904-1907. Inmates were forced to clean and prepare the skulls and skeletons of their fellow tribesmen, to be packed off for ' scientific examination' in Germany.

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Fish River Bridge The lovely long bridge crossing the Fish River on the way to the spectacular Fish River Canyons

Fish River Bridge The lovely long bridge crossing the Fish River on the way to the spectacular Fish River Canyons

The adventure capital of Namibia: Swakopmund. How about driving in an open vehicle with a throbbing V8 motor plunge down the sides of the dunes? #namibia #adventure #travel

The adventure capital of Namibia: Swakopmund. How about driving in an open vehicle with a throbbing motor plunge down the sides of the dunes?

The end of the line at Kolmannskuppe, diamond ghost town, Namibia

The end of the line at Kolmannskuppe, diamond ghost town, Namibia

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luderitz namibia ghost town - Google Search

luderitz namibia ghost town - Google Search

Africa, especially countries like Namibia, is home to many ghost towns and abandoned cities including Grand-Bassam, Paoua, Kolmanskop and Luderitz.

6 Ghost Towns and Abandoned Cities of Africa

Africa, especially countries like Namibia, is home to many ghost towns and abandoned cities including Grand-Bassam, Paoua, Kolmanskop and Luderitz.

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