December 17, 2013
ATWS 2013 Skiing in Namibia

Have You Ever Been… Sand Skiing in the Namib Desert?

The All New Sand Activity I have built sand castles, been sand boarding (both sitting down and standing up), rolled down sand dunes, and even ridden an ATV across sand dunes. On my recent trip to Namibia, our tour organizers […]
December 6, 2013
Our Bushman Drivers

Runaway Photo: It’s All about the People

There are so many reasons why I loved my time at the Namib Desert. Because of my special affection for deserts, it fulfilled my dream to be at one of the oldest places on earth. Also, the scenery was phenomenal. […]
November 28, 2013
Welcome to Johannesburg "Let me wear my hat first", she said when I asked to take a photo of her

Things You Didn’t Know About Johannesburg, South Africa

What do you know about Johannesburg? I didn’t know much. On my way back to Asia from Namibia, I decided to make one-day layover in Johannesburg, South Africa. I had to change the flights in Johannesburg anyway, I wanted to […]
November 19, 2013
San People of Namibia, Africa

The Humble Life of the Bushmen (San Tribe) of Namibia, Africa

The humble life of the Bushmen Around the corner of the big boulder field near the Erongo Mountains, there they were, making ostrich egg jewelry and hunting arrows. They lift their head up, quietly smiled, and showed interests to the […]
November 17, 2013
Chameleon Backpackers Windhoek Namibia

Runaway Accommodation: Chameleon Backpackers – Windhoek, Namibia

    Chameleon Backpackers ✪Location: #5 Voight Street North, Windhoek Central – 15 minute walk from Kalahari Sands Hotel, which is located in the center of downtown. ✪Internet Access: paid Wi-Fi is available near the center (pool and bar) area […]
November 17, 2013
Hotel A la Mer

Runaway Accommodation: Hotel A la Mer – Swakopmund, Namibia

  Hotel A la Mer ✪Location: downtown Swakopmund, right near the beach ✪Internet Access: Wi-Fi works well around the center of the property ✪Room: I shared a private twin room with my friend. I was a big fan of their […]
November 15, 2013
Namib Desert

Runaway Photo: The Namib Desert

  Exploring the oldest desert on Earth From a list of thirty amazing Pre-Summit Adventures, I chose the Namib Desert trip. Although I felt that going on a safari would be an appropriate choice for my very first trip to Africa, […]
October 14, 2013

The Adventure Travel World Summit 2013 – Namibia

    I’m going to Namibia! This is one of the most exciting travel plans yet. To attend ATTA’s Adventure Travel World Summit (ATWS), I booked a flight to Windhoek, Namibia just a few weeks ago. We will be out […]