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Namibia Travel Guide

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The pleasant if provincial little capital city of Windhoek lies almost exactly in the center of the country and is surrounded by the Khomas Highland and the Auas and Eros mountains. With its colonial architecture, sidewalk cafés, shopping centers, and shady parks, it's by no means a hardship to spend a day or two here.

It's very likely that you'll have to take a connecting flight

through Windhoek on route to your safari destination, so you'll likely spend at least one overnight here.

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