Author Archives: Ellen

Vincent & Ellen have left the building..

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Thank you, thank you very much!

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Paradise City, Guns n’ Pepperspray!

We are adapting quickly ☺

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And then….WINDHOEK!

Our new “safe” home.

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The calm before the storm..

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Back Home!

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Namibia, the land of wide open spaces

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Namib Naukluft Park

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Wasn’t me, I did nothing!!

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Living on the edge

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Breathtaking!

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The Fish River Canyon

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Classic dining

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Baby you can drive my car

Why don’t they make cars like this anymore?

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Drove my Chevy to the levee

We camped a few days at the Canyon Roadhouse and enjoyed the classic old timers scattered in the garden as well as in the restaurant.

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And last one

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More quiver trees..

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Quiver Tree Forest

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The green green grass of home..

Beautiful Namibia!

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Love hurts

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Time for a nap

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Waiting her turn

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Guarding his meal

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Nope

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Natural death?

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Cute Mongoose

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Lazy cheetah

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A walk in the park

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Puff Adder

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Pygmy Falcon

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Peeved off Honey Badger

Goshawk stole his mouse, a typical behavior of these birds.

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Hard working Honey Badger

Not so innocent goshawks.

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Tawny Eagle

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The comical Secretary Bird

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Kgalagadi

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Kgalagadi National Park

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Augrabies Fat Dassie

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Augrabies Flat Lizard

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Twin Falls

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The Main Falls

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Augrabies National Park

Stunning area, we loved it! Guess that is a stupid comment because if we did not like it and thought it was rubbish, I would not post it on the blog would I?

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Keimoes

The old watermill still does its work the traditional way, leading water from the Orange River to the vineyards.

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The Stone Church

The Stone Church was completed in 1831 and is the oldest existing mission church still in use north of the Orange River. Reverend Robert Moffat and Doctor David Livingstone also held services here.

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Campbell Village “Down Town”

We overnighted in front of Campbell Bazaar, fuel station, post office and general dealer in one, in the center of town surrounded by many historical sites. It was interesting to find out that the plains zebra was first described here … Continue reading

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Rustfontein Dam

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Black-shouldered Kite

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Beautiful!

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Sterkfontein Dam

A beautiful dam at the foothills of the Drakensberg Mountains.

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Sunset

Spioenkop Dam

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Arrow- marked Babbler

Spioenkop Dam

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