Feel of Home at Villa Wiese – Swakopmund Namibia

Here is an example of how you can answer the questions about the above mentioned text:

1. The area of the Namib Desert including Swakopmund is called West Coast Recreational Area because it’s full of tourist attractions, activities to do and that makes it an important tourist destination.

2. This sentence means that recreation, including activities, places, tourist attractions represents the draw card of the area so it’s a sort of recognition of the tourist potential of the area.

3. Villa Wiese is a guest lodge run by a family. It’s a hundred years old building that has been restored mainly by its owners. It’s caracterized by multi-coloured walls and wooden beams support the gothic ceilings as an example of antique, high standard, clean, comfortable, homely, affordable, relaxed, friendly and homely atmosphere.

4. Villa Wiese differences itself for its position in the Swakopmund area and for the peculiarity of the building that outside has multi-coloured walls like a modern building and inside has a structure typical of an ancient building. In addition they offer high standards of cleanliness and convenience in an atmosphere of relaxation, friendship and cosiness.

5. Tinkie and Johan are really friendly, patient and open-minded people that love their job so much, in fact they consider it as another hobby. Tinkie is an amateur photographer while Johan loves reading and gardening. They both like music.

6. Their vision is to keep Villa Wiese guest lodge running to ensure a future to their children and also because they love their job as much as they would never stop. They also wanted to create a place having an image of home where their children would always want to stay.

7. The hospitality concept of Villa Wiese is to treat guests as members of the family, taking care of them and always being helpful, friendly and kind.

8. Everyone is welcome in Villa Wiese: travellers different continents and countries like Europe, England, Australia, New Zeland, USA, East and also from African countries that love to meet new people and new cultures.


Breath-taking NAMIBIA !!

This itinerary will involve you into the recreation of Namibia: unexpected and wonderful.
This tour is a mix of discoveries, emotions and fun. You’ll be fascinated by the panoramas of this country.

DAY ONE: after landing at the principal airport of the country that is just outside the capital city, you’ll have an organized transfer for Villa Wiese, a beautiful guest lodge in the Swakopmund area.
Enjoy the typical dinner.

DAY TWO: after breakfast get ready for the seaside! You’ll spend the whole day relaxing on the beach, sunbathing and having fun. You’ll have a tour with a motorboat and during that you can probably admire dolphins, sharks and other sea- animals feeling incredible emotions. The dinner will be in a typical restaurant near the sea where you’ll try typical dishes made with seafood.

DAY THREE: enjoy your breakfast because a day around the desert is waiting for you. With a transfer we will reach the edge of the Namib desert: there you’ll find quads that you’ll use to go around the desert through the dunes. The Beduins will show you the way to get to the oasis where you can relax enjoying a buffet of typical dishes and a huge variety of fruits. In the afternoon you’ll also have the possibility to do dune-carting and sand boarding.
At the end of your day you’ll go back by quad and the transfer will take you back to Villa Wiese. Prepare your camera for tomorrow.

DAY FOUR: a hearty breakfast before leaving with the jeep: our destination? The savannah.
An incredible safari through the habitat of a lot of animal species such as elephants, tigers, zebras and many others. After a break for lunch you’ll do a breath-taking tour by hot-air balloon while you can admire the nature of this country and its beautiful landscapes.

DAY FIVE: your last breakfast at Villa Wiese. Take your luggage and check-out.
You’ll have your plane in two hours.

By Giulia