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“A hidden treasure.”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Twyfelfontein

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Owner description: Proclaimed a national monument in 1952, this is one of the most famous rock art concentrations in Africa featuring more than 5,000 petroglyphs and 200 rock paintings.
Dublin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“A hidden treasure.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2012

This off the beaten track sight is well worth it. The scenery along the way is remote and beautiful. The guide was excellent and multilingual with a sense of humor and plenty of knowledge.

Visited November 2011
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Rubiera, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Interesting site”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2012

The rock engravings are interesting and worth the trip, but our guide was not very involved and told us a few words about this site. Not very professional.
Don't even mention the restrooms, something to forget....do NOT use them at all

Visited August 2012
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Odessa, Ukraine
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 258 helpful votes
“Probably worth seeing”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2012

Its small and quick tour, and probably worth yr time, albeit driving is pretty heavy. Guide is compulsory, minimum 30 mins, walking is pretty rough and sun may be harsh

Visited September 2012
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Austin, Texas
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109 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
“Outdoor Gallery of Rock Carvings”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2012

We enjoyed the walk to see the rock carvings but be warned it can be very hot. Make sure you wear a hat and bring water. Also make sure you wear sturdy shoes because some of the carvings require a bit of climbing to see. Our guide was very instructive on the history of the carvings and very easy to understand. I hope that these carvings won't disappear any time soon. There was a nice visitor center as well as gift shop.

Visited August 2012
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Dendermonde
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“not worth the trouble of getting there”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2012

although on the list of Unesco world heritage, this was a disappointing experience and not worth the trip from swakopmund on a bad gravel road and overnight to get here.Would strongly suggest to drive from Sossusvlei back to Windhoek and continue onto Etosha from there on the excellent tarred road

Visited September 2012
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