Have lunch at Corner of 62nd (62 Bismarck Street; 00 264 61 246 288 Monday to Saturday from noon to 2 pm and from 6 pm to 10 pm). “Chef Peter’s Choice” is a winner: beef fillet wrapped in bacon with prawns in garlic butter (R145). Vegetarians can try the Thai bean dish (R75). Dessert? Order the Sweet African Dream (Amarula trio, R55).
Get some fresh air in the hills of the Khomas Hochland in the Daan Viljoen Game Reserve, 18 km west of Windhoek via the C28 ( 00 264 61 232 393; open daily from 7.30 am to 6 pm; R40 per person for day visitors; R10 per vehicle). You can drive the 6,5 km game-viewing route in any vehicle with high ground clearance (a bakkie is best). Look for wildebeest, springbok, Hartmann’s mountain zebra, giraffe and eland. Want to do