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Full Circle

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It turns out that our southerly orientation was to be short lived and although full of adventure as always, within 5 days it managed to bring us full circle and back to Lilongwe almost a month to the day since…

Beach break ….

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Day 103 – S: I fell asleep, fully clothed, as soon as I lay on the bed. L: That was 8pm, but I woke him up to get him to get unchanged, but the rest of the night we were…

More fun in Monte Verde

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During our second full day in the cloud forest we visited another reserve. This one had hiking trails and several suspension bridges. The bridges kept things interesting for Quinn and we had a great hike. That evening Lisa arranged for…

Mombasa bound ……

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Day 101 – L: Oh no, what happened, the blow-up mattress is flat – not the best way to wake up, tee hee. We had breakfast and chatted to Phil from Germany and Cotra from Estonia, both of whom are…

Back on the road

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The Toyota Hilux is renowned for its tank-like qualities, despite this, a trip like ours really takes its toll on the vehicle.  Our time back home has gave us the opportunity to do some essential work on poor Bee-bee and…

100 days …..

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Day 99 – L: Each day seems a bit colder and pretty damp too and we are feeling it in the ground tent, ha ha. Breakfast was nice with a big crowd on the deck and we now know quite…

A Dream Trip

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Africa wakes up early. The sun is fast climbing above the Great Rift Valley, the sounds of the African night have been chased away by the Drongo loudly announcing the new day. Our DYI rooftop tent has proved to be…

A view from the top

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This blog is proving to be the hardest to write so far, not for lack of content but simply because I keep getting distracted. And can you really blame me? This simple little eco-lodge has completely changed our plans for…

Great Gazelle …..

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Day 95 – Women’s Day in South Africa and a very Happy Birthday to my cousin, Yvonne and to my old pal, Ann, now in Australia – God bless you all, Ladies xx. S: We got up fairly early, I…

Heading south ….

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Day 93 – L: Once again we slept well at Haile Resort in Awassa. We woke early and decided that we may as well get ready as it was another long day’s drive as there is not much in the…

Zuid Tanzania en Malawi

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De kust We staan drie dagen bij Beach Crab Resort onder Pangani op een perfecte plek aan het witte palmenstrand. In de zonsopgang kijken we uit op mannen die met een visnet achterop komen aanfietsen en even later tot hun…

Spider Monkeys, Sloths and Sangrias Oh yeah!

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The Next Adventures | Travel Stories From The Road | Adventure Travel Around The Globe   Both moms visiting meant double the adventure! Meet the guides…. Josh…he’s the driver, photographer, pilot and executive chef. Shannon…she’s the trail guide and the…

TRIP 3 – still in harare…

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04/8/214 I finally go the collect the bike! The process is quite fast actually. First to the office to pay the invoice. Than to the warehouse to collect the bike. Off course the battery is fat. Thanks Hid I have…

Changing tack ….

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Day 87 – L: 4am in the morning and it is pouring!!! The sound on the roof is amazing, brings back memories of my childhood when we had a corrugated iron roof. Maybe that is why I love rain. We…

TRIP 3 – Preparation

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Trip 3: Preparation Well, here we go again… preparing the next trip ! Actually I am very late with the preparation and with the post as well… in fact I will leave tonight from Paris to go back to Harare and…

The Hardest Part of Travelling

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The bit we will soon be facing http://thoughtcatalog.com/kellie-donnelly/2014/07/the-hardest-part-about-traveling-no-one-talks-about/  …

Going local ……

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Day 82 – L: Sunday morning and we are awake again with the chanting over the loud-speaker. We have been here a week and it still manages to wake us up. We were wondering how long it will take for…

La Paz Bolivia

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Leaving Copacabana we headed the 143 km to La Paz. The views of Lake Titicaca and the snow coverd peaks of the Andes were awesome. The first step was to go 30 km to Tiquina where you need to get…

Wet and waiting …….

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Day 80 – 80 days!!! Wow. L: We slept in as there was no noise and it was pretty chilly. We left for our breakfast and the hotel seems a bit busier now. After breakfast Steve asked at reception if…

History, her story ……….

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Day 78 – S: We were happy to see that the visa application left last night from Nairobi and even happier to discover that it was signed for in Johannesburg at the visa service company at 8am, things are moving.…

More from Boquete

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We wrapped up our last week in Boquete with more hiking and birds, then packed up the van once again to head back to Costa Rica. Some friends and family will be visiting us there, and we’re very much looking…

Stalled again ……….

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Day 76 – L: Things were going so well in our little bungalow until this morning – now there is no warm water and the toilet doesn’t flush……. Steve got a key for another suite in the hotel and we…

Video for Crowd Funding Support

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To help us with the more immediate and heavily felt cost of a Carnet de Passage en Douane for Mulungu, we have decided to ask for the crowd’s support… Our Indiegogo campaign will help us directly with the costs of this adventure,…