Namibia Photo Journal

For those of you who are interested in a more extensive set of photos from our Namibia adventure, they may be seen on line in the photo journal of our Namibia trip at: Namibia. All pages of the book can be previewed for free. Advertisements

Four Faces of Namibia Part IV: Etosha and Ongava Tented Camp

Our noon flight from Doro Nawas, the landing strip used by our last camp, Mowani Mountain was bumpy and the atmosphere continued to be hazy.  After a 20-minute ride from the Ongava landing strip, we reached the final camp in our Namibian adventure:  Ongava Tented Camp. The camp, located adjacent to Etosha National Park, has … More Four Faces of Namibia Part IV: Etosha and Ongava Tented Camp

Four Faces of Namibia Part III: Damaraland and Mowani Mountain Camp

Our 12-seat flight from Serra Cafeme to Doro Nawas, the airstrip used by the Mowani Mountain Camp where we were booked for two nights, was uneventful.  The atmosphere was too hazy for any good views from the air. We were met at the airstrip by Ethan (A-ton) for the half-hour drive along a wide but … More Four Faces of Namibia Part III: Damaraland and Mowani Mountain Camp

Four Faces of Namibia Part II: Kunene and Serra Cafema

We departed Sossusvlei on our third  morning at Little Kulala for Serra Cafema.  This luxury camp is situated on the Kunene River in the northwest corner of Namibia, which serves as the border with Angola, where we would stay for three nights.  It was a two-flight affair with a change of planes in Doro Nawas … More Four Faces of Namibia Part II: Kunene and Serra Cafema

Four Faces of Namibia Part I: Sossusvlei and Little Kulala

Namibia.  It would be our third trip to Africa:  Kenya and Tanzania in 2011, followed by Botswana and Zimbabwe (only for Victoria Falls) in 2014.  Our previous trips were primarily traditional safari adventures, with stays in various tented camps in the outback and focused on wild animals. Namibia promised to be different.  Varied and unusual … More Four Faces of Namibia Part I: Sossusvlei and Little Kulala

Mexico Travel Photos: Butterflies and More…

For those of you who might be interested in the photos that complement our travel report of our Kingdom of the Monarchs expedition in Mexico, we’ve posted them, along with  images from our pre- and post-visits to Puerto Vallarta and Mexico City, on our Google Photos site.  They are separated into folders that identify the regions that we visited … More Mexico Travel Photos: Butterflies and More…

New Sister Blog: Maxwell-Lutz Adventures

For those of you who follow or occasionally read our trip report blog, FLAGTRAVELERS, you might be interested in our new sister blog, MAXWELL-LUTZ ADVENTURES. This new blog  complements FLAGTRAVELERS with short, near real-time  (i.e. written in real time, but posted mostly after we return) trip logs and representative photos. We just finished posting daily … More New Sister Blog: Maxwell-Lutz Adventures