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Windhoek

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Located in the heart of the country, Namibia's capital city Windhoek receives a constant influx of tourists, in part because of its international airport. With a pleasant climate and laidback atmosphere, the city makes a good jump-off point for day trips and tours of Namibia's many attractions. On a Windhoek holiday, you can admire historic monuments and German colonial architecture, or check out the local signature dishes and handicrafts at any of one of the city's eateries and markets. Plan your trip to Windhoek and other Namibia destinations using our handy Namibia trip planner.
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You can pick from a wide selection of lodgings in Windhoek. Several luxury hotels and international chains are represented in the city, while guesthouses and bed and breakfasts abound. You'll find affordable accommodations in backpackers hostels and lodges scattered around town.
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