Sights & Sounds in and around Opuwo

Opuwo is one of the most interesting and diverse towns in the world.

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Epupa Waterfalls
Epupa Waterfalls

Epupa is in the Kunene river which forms the border between Namibia and Angola

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Traditional Himba village
Traditional Himba village

This village is about 100km south-west of Opuwo.

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Opuwo town
Opuwo town
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Marienfluss to the west of Opuwo
Marienfluss to the west of Opuwo
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Herero cattle post south of Opuwo
Herero cattle post south of Opuwo
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Himba lady with baby
Himba lady with baby
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Global Day of Prayer in Opuwo
Global Day of Prayer in Opuwo
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Sellers of curios along the streets
Sellers of curios along the streets
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Opuwo from above
Opuwo from above
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World traveller at ABBA
World traveller at ABBA
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ABBA reception
ABBA reception
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Opuwo ACE Christian School
Opuwo ACE Christian School

Sponsored by income from ABBA Guesthouse

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Himba cattlepost west of Opuwo
Himba cattlepost west of Opuwo

The Himba people have lots of cattle and goats.

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Desert Elephant south of Opuwo
Desert Elephant south of Opuwo

Drive south towards Sesfontein or south-west towards Purros and you will meet these elephants, especially in the dry river beds.

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Van Zyl's Pass
Van Zyl's Pass

Not for "sissies" ...

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