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  Cape Cross 60.2
CAMPING CAPE CROSS LODGE CAMPING
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MILE 72 CAMPSITE
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ST NOWHERE SPA &
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FAMOUS FOR:
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• Diego Câo, celebrated Portuguese seafarer and explorer, erected a padrâo in 1486 while searching for a sea route 22.2 around Africa to India
• The cross became a landmark and an important 15th century
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• Various 4x4 routes (Messum Crater, Ugab Menhir,
Brandberg West)
• Largest colony of Cape Fur Seals
• Abundance of Welwitschia plants, 1500 years old
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