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Categories & Keywords

Category:Travel and Places
Subcategory Detail:Namibia
Keywords:2015, 201505, Africa, African Cruise, Dune 7, Dunes, Flamingo, Himba, May, Mirabilis, Namib, Namibia, Oldest Desert, Ovahimba, Sand, Sand Dunes, Swakopmund, Terry Wilson, Tribe, Walvis Bay, Welwitschia, desert
Giant sand dunes of Namibia

Giant sand dunes of Namibia

Dune 7 at 1,256-feet high, gets its name because it is the seventh dune past the Tsauchab River, which runs through part of the Namib Desert. The Namib desert is believed to be dry for at least 55 million years, and is considered to be the oldest in the world.