Namibia Country Quickfacts
|Area:||825,615 km² |
318,696 sq mi
|Credit Cards:||Visa and Master Card are the popular credit cards in Namibia. In more remote areas, payment may take a little longer due to connectivity.|
|Currency:||Namibian dollar (NAD)|
|Departure Tax:||There is no departure tax when leaving Namibia|
|Drives on the:||Left|
220 - 240 V
|Ethnic Groups:|| |
86% African (50% Owambo, 9% Kavango, 7% Herero, 7% Damara, 5% Nama, 4% Caprivian, 3% San, 2% Baster, 0.5% Tswana)
|Location:||Eastern Coast, bordered by Angola to the north, Botswana to the east and South Africa to the South|
|Official Language(s):||Languages spoken include Ovambo, Damara, Kavango & Herero, although the official language is English, with German and Afrikaans being widely spoken|
|Religion:||Christian, Lutheran, native religions|
|Time Zone:||WAT (UTC+1)|
|Tipping:||Tipping is accepted in Namibia with 10% as an average for a good meal. |
Namibia Travel Information
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