• Celli

5 fundamental things you should bring to Namibia

Hey guys, I'm Celina from Germany and I have lived and worked as a volunteer teacher in Namibia's beautiful capital, Windhoek. When it came to packing I had no idea what exactly to take with me (besides clothes and all essential documents) even though there was plenty of information online. As I don't want you to go through the same problem as I did, I set up a list of my top 5 personal belongings you should definitely bring to Namibia. Enjoy! :)


1. Moisturizing cream. Be sure to pack it up. In Namibia, there is practically no humidity and your skin will dry out incredibly fast, so it is absolutely necessary to pack good moisturizing cream. And don't be surprised, nosebleeds in the first days or weeks are quite normal, so don't be frightened!


2. Hot-water bottle. "Dude, I'm going to Africa...I don't need that." The second I got off the plane at 6 am in Windhoek, I already regretted it. Trust me, there's no harm in packing warm clothes like a winter jacket and especia