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It is a tuberous climbing plant with tendrils on the tips of the leaves.
Found in: Throughout Namibia
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It is a small succulent tree with a green fleshy stem and leaves.
Found in: Throughout Namibia
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The leaves of this shrub are velvety underneath and fragrant when itís crushed.
Found in: widespread throughout Namibia except for the desert
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The name is from the Greek meaning dew-flower.
Found in: South- western Namibia ranging upward to Swakopmund
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It is a small cushion-like succulent with blue-green leaves arranged in pairs.
Found in: South-western Namibia
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It is a succulent shrublet in grey-green turning red in full sun.
Found in: Locality: South-western Namibia
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It is a dwarf succulent forming a dense or gangling pad.
Found in: South-western Namibia


QUICK INFO

Your Travel Tips
You should carry your personal identification with you at all times. A photocopy of the relevant pages from your passport is sufficient.

If travelling along the Caprivi Strip, stick to the well-travelled routes.

You are advised to take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before travelling.
Ativities
Quadbiking: splashing sand ontop of some the oldest and tallest sand dunes in the world.

Fishing: Freshwater fishing in Namibia has become a popular attraction for tourists. Take trip to Avis Dam close to Windhoek for example, where one can spend a relaxed day fishing.
Short History
Namibia was first colonised in the late nineteenth century, but in the course of 100 years, it had passed through many hands before becoming independent on 21 March 1990.

Namibia enjoys one of the few democratic dispensations in Africa. The visitor will find a society in which issues relating to the management of the state, and civil rights, are often debated with vigour.
Culture
Namibians are a heterogeneous society of many cultures.  The oldest inhabitants, the San, are great storytellers and love music. 

Owambo have a matrilineal descent social system. The Herero are a pastoral cattle-breeding people, The Himba women rub their bodies with a mixture of red ochre and fat, wear traditional body ornaments and garments. 
Largest Towns
Windhoek - Capital City.
Oshakati - Northern Region.
Swakopmund - Coastal Area.
Walvis Bay - Western Coastal.
Katima Mulilo - North Eatern.
Otjiwarongo - central Namibia.
Rundu - North Eastern.
PLANTS, SHRUBS AND TREE NATIVE TO NAMIBIAN SAVANNAS
Flora:
Namibia has large wildlife such as: Elephant, Lion, Rhino, Buffalo, Cheetah, Giraffe. And one of the most diverse Fauna Species Categories.

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