Fredo touring for CANSA in 2015 has finally returned home

Fredo touring for CANSA in 2015 has finally returned home

Fredo and Janey’s last stop on their long trek through Namibia was the rest camp in the Daan Viljoen national park near Windhoek. We arrived there after dark after a fairly difficult drive from Walvis Bay and Swakopmund. [divider]The first part of this road to Usakos...
Swakop disappoints but we enjoy the magic of Cape Cross

Swakop disappoints but we enjoy the magic of Cape Cross

Fredo Touring for CANSA always looked forward to visiting Swakopmund in Namibia. When we finally got there though, it was a bit of an anti-climax. The trip further north to Cape Cross on the other hand was pure magic. We enjoyed watching the thousands of seals at Cape...
Meet ‘Bigbucks’ Nel and his brilliant new apple

Meet ‘Bigbucks’ Nel and his brilliant new apple

If there is one person who knows how hard it is to find what can be called a ‘new apple’ then it is the legendary Buks Nel from Elgin. Breeding these new guys is a long and tough task, and discovering something new in the orchards takes many years of orchard walks...
As we pack the Tourer SP and the Ranger we reflect on Etosha

As we pack the Tourer SP and the Ranger we reflect on Etosha

Fredo and Janey left Etosha with mixed feelings. After three weeks of dust and sometimes adversity we were looking forward to starting the journey home. We were delighted with what we had seen, but at the same time we had some concerns for the future of Etosha. Etosha...
Days in Etosha almost at an end!

Days in Etosha almost at an end!

Fredo and Janey’s days in Etosha are almost over, but the Etosha animals had something else to show us. It was always our dream that we would see all the cats of Etosha and that we would have the time to photograph them in all their glory. [divider]Etosha certainly...