Useful websites to help you plan your trip include the following:

The Cardboard Box Travel Shop

w namibian.org. Well organized, up-to-date website on all aspects of travel in Namibia, with detailed information on accommodation options – all presented with plenty of humour.

Expert Africa

w expertafrica.com/namibia. In addition to promoting the company’s tours, the site provides insights on the country’s wildlife and where to find it, plus information and user reviews of mid- to high-end accommodation.

Open Africa

w openafrica.org. Useful site promoting locally owned accommodation, restaurants, shops, attractions and other businesses in nine African countries. Especially good for contacting community-run enterprises and local guides.

Safari Bookings

w safaribookings.com/namibia. Site dedicated to safaris in Africa, giving user reviews and opinions of an expert panel of travel writers on tours, tour operators and national parks.

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