Author: Okruyt

The Namibian desert – sand, sun and more sand

The last part of our trip was spent in the Namib-Naukluft national park, 300km south west of the capital Windhoek. We woke up early Thursday morning and left the lodge before the sun came up. At the time, I didn’t realize the importance of beating sun but that became very … Read more 

Meeting with the President of Namibia

During our time in Namibia, we had exceptional the opportunity to meet with his Excellency President Geingob and Madame Geingoss at the state house in Windhoek. It was an incredible experience to hear from the third President of the country. As we drove up the hill on the way to … Read more 

The importance of fostering culture – Young 1ove

Today we spent the day with the non-profit Young 1ove. The day started with a lot of energy as we entered the new office space they moved into back in November. It was a particular surprise for me as I spotted Clarisse Lau, their administration manager. Clarisse and I spent … Read more