Sunsets, a much needed rain at Spitzkoppe and some more rock climbing

You know if I show people the picture of a sunset I took in Swakopmund they always say it looks so fake, so unreal. But it depends on how you look at things. Yes we do have a lot of fog in Swakopmund. Yes most of the afternoons the sky is closed and we can’t … Mehr Sunsets, a much needed rain at Spitzkoppe and some more rock climbing

Ugab road trip: day 2 – a bit of rain, fire in the heat and a bush shower

I got a raindrop on my face! – It’s raining, pull the sleeping bag over your head. The sun isn’t up yet, but we’re awake. The sky is dark. Rain clouds above us. 2 of us did set up a tent and have no idea what we are complaining about. It’s not raining a lot, … Mehr Ugab road trip: day 2 – a bit of rain, fire in the heat and a bush shower

Let’s go camping: day 1 – dead sea, the welwitschia and lion tracks

It’s again that time of the year. February. Swakopmund’s streets are empty. Tourism is quiet and so are our days. Plenty of time to do some fun stuff. And there is Desirèe’s birthday. Instead of giving each other presents which we don’t need we rather spend time together and go on a road trip. Just … Mehr Let’s go camping: day 1 – dead sea, the welwitschia and lion tracks

Sonntagsspaziergang

Es ist doch schön auch mal einen Sonntag frei zu haben. Gemütlich in der Shopping Mall Platz am Meer gefrühstückt. Oder war das eher Mittagessen? Nennen wir es brunchen. Zeit  spielt keine Rolle. Ist schließlich mein freier Tag. Kleiner Spaziergang entlang der Mole. Die Meeresbrise im Gesicht. Entspannend. Mal wieder einer dieser Tage wo ich … Mehr Sonntagsspaziergang

My daily life in Swakop or whatever you call what living in Africa means

You know I get asked quiet often from tourists how the life in Swakop is like. Well, I have to say it is pretty chilled. Today, it’s the first of Mai, so yes it is a public holiday as well in Namibia. But that makes the day no different for me from any other days … Mehr My daily life in Swakop or whatever you call what living in Africa means