The first stop on Mark Bland’s overlanding dream trip was southern Namibia. Got this country in your sights? He shares his recommendations for making the most of the trip.
Sossusvlei is one of Namibia’s must-see destinations and from the Vioolsdrift border post you could get there in a day’s drive. But that would mean speeding through some of Namibia’s most beautiful landscapes, which are especially spectacular in the early morning and late afternoon light. Text and pictures by Chris Davies