Rocks & Minerals | Namibia
Introduction: The mineral magnetite was named from the lands of Magnetes (Magnesia) in Greece by Plini Secunda, a Greek shepherd. Its most easily identifiable characteristic is that it is magnetic, often forming black to metallic octahedral crystals.
Distribution: Found in gneiss in the Kunene Complex, the Erongo pegmatites and in the Matchless amphibolite belt in central Namibia.
Crystal system: Cubic.
Lustre: Dull, metallic.
Romantic accommodation in an restored castle, a must for honeymoons. Also the finest (and most expensive) restaurant in Windhoek
Situated in on a hilltop with commanding views over the Klein Windhoek valley
near Eros Airport on the southern outskirts of town lies this 3 star hotel
a luxury boutique hotel, offering top range private suites. Great for honeymooners, luxury & exclusivity guaranteed.
large hotel complex on the outskirts of town - near the Eros Airport
A large hotel and casino, situated next to the golf course on the outskirts of town
situated in central Windhoek this hotel has 154 rooms, a casino and several bars and dining areas