3rd Edition. Bradt Publications. 512 pages. This highly praised guide is written by Chris McIntyre, a tour operator who specialises in southern Africa. His unbeatable knowledge of the country is augmented by ecologist Jonathan Hughes who describes how animals and plants survive the desert conditions. Namibia is the ideal country for a self-drive holiday, so this book is predominantly aimed at those travellers. Fifty clear maps and detailed listings of the lodges, guest farms and bushcamps make this guide the essential purchase.
Insight Guide Publications. 296 pages. Insight Guide Namibia includes a section detailing Namibia's history, 22 features covering aspects of the country's life and culture, ranging from its architectural heritage to its big cats, a region by region visitor's guide to the sights, and a comprehensive Travel Tips section packed with essential contact addresses and numbers. Plus 14 maps and many marvellous photographs.
Footprint/NTC Publishing Group. 352 pages. Size 4?"x8?". Includes color photos and maps. Totally packed with up-to-date information including highlights of virtually every town and site. Also includes money-saving tips, advice on staying healthy, and anecdotes on local history, culture, customs, and etiquette.