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Changes at Vreugde Guest Farm for your safety and ours in light of Covid-19

As a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, we have had to make a few changes for both your safety and ours. Read our blog to find out more.

Cheetah and Wildebeests

An incredible trip to Etosha: Lions, cheetahs and leopards

Possibly our best ever weekend in Etosha: all three big cats! The best cheetah and leopard sightings any of us had ever had. See our photos.

How to make the most of Etosha activities and Etosha weather - Vreugde Guest Farm

How to make the most of Etosha activities

You’ve probably heard from friends, or your travel guide, that you absolutely must get up early if you do a game drive in Etosha. While it is recommended, there’s more to it than this.

A guide to the seasons of Namibia and when to go to Namibia - Vreugde Guest Farm

A guide to the seasons in Namibia

There is a meme regarding the daily temperature in Namibia that goes like this: Welcome to Namibia. Winter is at 6am. Spring starts at 10am. Summer is at 2pm, and Autumn around 5:30ish.

A cheetah sighting in Etosha - Cheetahs in Namibia - Vreugde Guest Farm

A cheetah sighting in Etosha

The highlight of the day was more unexpected. Just a few kms before Namutoni, Danie thought he saw a cheetah! You see cheetahs in Namibia, but it’s a rare occurrence.