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Aug 3, 2005 - Namibia - Fish River Canyon

Fish River Canyon is actually two canyons, one inside the other and is the second largest after the Grand Canyon in US. It's 160km in length, reaches up to 27km wide and 550m deep. The Fish River which joins the Orange River at the mouth of the canyon, has been gouging out this gorge for thousands of years and the results are both dramatic and enormous. We took a short walk around the rim of the canyon, in time to watch the sun go down behind it. It was a nice spot but very hard to photograph due to the size of it.... a flight over would...

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