Category: Namibia travel news

Namibia Travel & Tourism News for visitors. Namibia, a country in southwest Africa, is distinguished by the Namib Desert along its Atlantic Ocean coast. The country is home to diverse wildlife, including a significant cheetah population. The capital, Windhoek, and coastal town Swakopmund contain German colonial-era buildings such as Windhoek's Christuskirche, built in 1907. In the north, Etosha National Park’s salt pan draws game including rhinos and giraffes.

Namibia re-opens to international tourists
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Namibia re-opens to international tourists

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 25, 2020

As from 01 September 2020, Namibia re-opens the Hosea International Airport to international tourists. This is a targeted initiative for ... Read More

Africa Safari Tour Specialists in Germany Seek Court Order Over Travel Warning
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Africa Safari Tour Specialists in Germany Seek Court Order Over Travel Warning

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- June 16, 2020

Two leading Africa safari tour specialists in Germany have filed a legal application with the Berlin Administrative Court for a ... Read More

Namibia is closing tourism heritage sites and issues directives
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Namibia is closing tourism heritage sites and issues directives

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 17, 2020

The Namibia Ministry of Education, Arts, and Culture signed by the acting minister Martin Andjapa issued this urgent directive for ... Read More

Flights to Namibia on Qatar Airways, Ethiopian Airlines and Lufthansa suspended
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Flights to Namibia on Qatar Airways, Ethiopian Airlines and Lufthansa suspended

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 14, 2020

Germany is widely spoken in Namibia and both family and tourism between Germany and Namibia are an important currency earner ... Read More

Global Rescue: Tourist’s Life Saved after Inhaling Mysterious Airborne Bacteria in Namibia          
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Global Rescue: Tourist’s Life Saved after Inhaling Mysterious Airborne Bacteria in Namibia          

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 17, 2019

Scott Garrett no longer leaves the country without his Global Rescue membership card in his wallet. Garrett’s incredible story about ... Read More

Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa expands horizon for African Tourism Board
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Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa expands horizon for African Tourism Board

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 22, 2019

The Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa (PMAESA) with members in 9 African Countries joined the African Tourism ... Read More

Bribery in Namibia: Government forced community into silence
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Bribery in Namibia: Government forced community into silence

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- July 25, 2018

Namibia’s hunting community has now been forced into silence by its own government. The country’s Ministry of Environment and Tourism ... Read More