Days in Namibia are brighter than anywhere else in the world, and the starry nights even brighter than the days. Between the Kalahari desert and the southern Atlantic, this is an otherworldly land of vast open plains and even bigger skies.
|area 825,000 km²||currency Namibian Dollar||when to go The rainy season lasts from October to April. The rest of the year is dry and cloudless. Namibia averages 300 days of sunshine a year|
|population 1,83 million||telephone code 264||recommended places to see The clay castles of the Hoarusib River, Rocky Point, seal colonies, Himba villages, Hartmann's Valley, the Kunene River by boat|
|language English, German and Afrikaans are also widely used||gmt +2|