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Spitzkoppe Guided Tour from Swakopmund or Walvis Bay
"Your tour starts around 7:30am with pickup and briefing from your accommodation in Swakopmund or Walvis Bay. At 8am depart towards Henties Bay driving next to the Atlantic ocean where you'll stop to view a shipwreck. Around 8:30am you'll have a stop for a photo opportunity at a unique holiday resort. At 9am you'll arrive at Henties Bay for a quick tour and a bit of history on Henties Bay and off you go again to your main destina juicewaterbeer sparkling wine
From ZAR2,290.00
 
Sandwich Harbour Day Tour from Namibia
"Your day starts after collection from the Walvis Bay waterfront at 7:30. After a quick briefing you'll depart towards Sandwich Harbour. Along the way you'll stop at the Walvis Bay lagoon- a RAMSAR site which is home to 250 000 flamingos in the rainy seas sparkling wine local beer and fresh Namibian oysters. After lunch you'll head back to the waterfront and look for more wildlife on route.Conclude your tour back in Walvis Bay.""""Enjoy a fun filled ride into the Namibian desert with many interesting sights to see. Desert fauna and flora off road driving on the sand lunch that includes finger snacks
From ZAR1,500.00
 
Pelican Point Peninsula Tour
"We meet and greet you at the Walvis Bay waterfront. After a quick briefing we head over to our first attraction of the day. Walvis Bay lagoon a RAMSAR site that is considered one of the most important lagoons in Southern Africa plays host to hundreds flamingos pelicans and avocets we stop here for photos and information about this spectacular sight. Walvis Bay Salt refinery. We stop to explain the production that takes place here before we continue with the tour. We now start driving on deep loose sand so you will experience off road driving fun! Next we stop near a shipwreck and the remains of an old jetty for some awesome photos. As we approach the Lighthouse your guide will give you some historical facts about this landmark
From ZAR820.00

More Local Customs in Luanda

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a white man and a snake

This is another quite interesting exhibit that I saw next to the seat of the clan-chief in the museum of Antropolgy in Luanda: it shows obviously a white man with a funny hat and a stupid (or maybe...
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The seat of a clan chief

This seat of a local clan chief that is similar to a throne and all of the scuptures that are shown on this seat have a certain meaning, but we were not given any more explanations about it , what a...
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a Mantis religiosa visiting the museum

I was lucky to see this small animal "exploring" the exhibits in the museum in the Fortress San Miguel in Luanda. Obviously this is a Mantis religiosa that is also called with the common name praying...
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The pavement of Palacio de Ferro

This is the pavement of Palacio de Ferro and while the rest of the building is certainly made by Gustave Eiffel, this pavement looks much more like made by the Portughese, who have a lot of phantasy...
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balancing ladies

Luanda is a great place to find local ladies balancing their goods and merchandise perfectely on their head, in most cases totally without the help of any hand. This is obviously done just by the...
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The guards of Palacio de Ferro

It was interesting for me to learn that 2 local female guards were in charge of the entrancegates to Palacio de Ferro in Luanda. It was no problem to take their pictures and everybody was very...
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local Musical instruments

In the innercourt of the Museum of Antropology in Luanda we saw this musician who was performing some local music, while our tourgroup was walking through the museum. It was great to watch him and I...
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muddy streets in the city

When you drive around Luanda you will see that some parts of the city look great and then in the next moment you will pass a place where mud and dirt was obviously not taken away for a very long time...
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No problem to block a street for 15 minutes

There was not a lot of cartrafic in Luanda on a Sunday morning in April 2016. Compared to places in the rest of the world our "Tourist-bus-convoy" obviously also had some very special "rights" that...
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the most popular beer is called CUCA

In case that you want to enjoy somelocal beer in Angola: Cuca is the name of a local beer, it was advertised at all of the places we visited in Angola and so I decided to taste a can of it, that was...
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Open your senses

Walk around Luanda and the the beat of the people. Ask them for a good picture, look at the blue taxis picking people here and there. And the mothers selling fruits while their children are carried on...
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Blue Soda: 100% Angolan

Once I got in Luanda I immediately noticed the cool Blue soda advertising billboards. This sodas' street advertising is really, really good.No wonder why those outdoor billboards keep being robbed by...
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Advertising Painter.

This shot was done today, 2 December 2010.I've just saw this great sign on the Resolução de Outubro Avenue (aka: Airport Avenue), opposite to Clinica Girasol.The sign advertises services for Painter,...
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Quilmes - Argentinean Beer

Angola in general and Luanda in particular is an huge market on beer consumption. Quilmes - an Argentinean beer, is marketing hard in Luanda to get its own market share in this African country.
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