It’s going to be cold, they say. It will rain, they say. Let it, we say. Nothing is keeping us from our Tour de Tankwa, a family trip taking in the region’s most impressive passes. By Leon and Sharon Kriel
Namibia’s 1,560-kilometre coastline is all part of the enormous Namib-Skeleton Coast National Park, covering 173,000 square kilometres. Coastal Namibia is wild, peppered with shipwrecks, a landscape of towering dunes and crashing seas. Here are some of the most accessible coastal attractions. By Roxanne Reid
While overlanding is undoubtedly the best way of getting off the beaten track, the many perks of secluded travel and off-the-grid living, come with a downside – nice ice, baby. Just ask anyone who’s suffered through a warm beer on a trip to the Kgalagadi. MELANIE VAN ZYL unearthed the latest and greatest gadgets for keeping things cool on any self-drive trip through Africa.