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Corner of Hope

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 Our time has come to an end in Kenya. We have stayed in the most wonderful places, with thanks to the Henleys, Andrews and Brooks for allowing us to be part of their lives and see sunsets in different…

Close Encounters!

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Nog een dag of twee en Zambia zit er op. En als we aan Zambia terug denken zien we vrouwen met grote emmers water balancerend op hun hoofd. En vrouwen met kinderen in een doek op de rug. En vrouwen…

Absorbing Shocks

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In French we say that only idiots don’t change their minds, so Emma and I must be this generation’s Einsteins because not one of our plans has lasted more than 6 hours recently… In Addis, we were strongly advised not…

Zambia!

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Op 9 oktober begon de dag dat Marielle en ik met ons tweeën verder zouden reizen. In de ochtend reden we naar het vliegveld van Livingstone waar Ad en Wilma op het vliegtuig naar Johannesburg zouden stappen. Na afscheid genomen…

Savuti, Chobe en grensovergangen 

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Onze reis van Maun naar Savuti ging via een rammelende wasbord gravelweg over op diepe zandsporen. Na zo’n 100 km werd onze doorgang versperd door twee enorme waterpartijen (en een overstekende schildpad!). De eerste kwamen we met moeite door maar…

The last few weeks

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Some of the things we did in the last few weeks: Drove around:Got a new door ornament:Went to San Francisco:We also started on Secret Project #1:…and Secret Project #2:…

My Nomadic Life

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I’ve been on hiatus. This last month has brought thousands of miles traveled, hundreds of photographs, four American states and one Canadian province, three national parks, and a lot of neglecting the blog! Jesse and I just finished our West…

WHAT A RIDE !!!

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Day 146 – L: It was one of those nights for me, I just couldn’t get back to sleep after 2am, grrrrrr. I must have dozed eventually though……. We got up fairly late and packed up ready for the next…

A Lindikhaya Clandestine

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       So this was it, the end of the road for me. It had begun on the Nile in dusty Khartoum and finished here in a small corner of chaotic Addis Ababa in a gracious home with a…

From sofa to steering wheel

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After two travelling months we are comfortably back into our nomadic lifestyle but the transition from sofa to steering wheel is always a testing one. Routine. This changes dramatically, generally we don’t know where we will be sleeping each night.…

We zijn er!

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BotswanaGevlogenIn Nata Bird Sanctuary in oost Botswana zien we, omdat we in de droge tijd zitten, weinig meer dan kleine groepjes flamingo’s en pelikanen. We houden een rustige middag op de camping: naar de kookplaatproblemen kijken en internetten. Margriet…

Balbriggan break ….

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Day 144 – L: Nooooo, do I have to get up……? We had breakfast and packed everything up and set off again. We managed to find what remains of Dunmoe Castle this morning on the way out. It stands on…

Reliving the ancient days ….

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Day 142 - L: Aah, the bar-lady last night was such a little sweetie. She stands less than 5 feet tall and is this little old dear. She has been the bar-lady there for 50 years. Steve thought that she…

Een weg door de lucht en praten met goden / A skyway and talking to the gods

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Hoeveel dagen is het lopen vanuit Nederland naar het Himbadorp waar we vanochtend waren werd ons gevraagd. Hoe leg je een Himba uit dat een vliegtuig geen weg nodig heeft door de lucht om op te rijden? En dat je…

East, West … Home is best?

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Day 139 – S: Even though downstairs, everyone was getting ready for school and work, we slept on. We have noticed that with the homes here being wooden, when you are downstairs, you hear every thump upstairs. Strangely when you…

Avontuur in het Kaokoveld (Opuwo, exact 3000km) / Adventure in the Kaokoveld

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Het Kaokoveld is nog ongerepte wildernis in Namibie. Ondanks onze avonturen in de Desolation Valley wilden we het er toch op wagen de Huanib en Ganumeb rivierbeddingen te verkennen op zoek naar de woestijnolifanten. Opnieuw werden onze rij- en navigatie…

September 23rd, 2014

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Beginnersfouten, risico-inschatting en stof / beginner mistakes and dust Beroofd tijdens een reis zijn we nog nooit (afkloppen) maar in Swakopmund scheelde het weinig. Terwijl Mariëlle, Ad en Wilma boodschappen gingen doen zou ik buiten op de auto’s letten zodat…

The old new road to Sudan

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Scorched, arid, barren, there aren’t enough words in the thesaurus to describe the Nubian desert. It’s very hot, very hot, and there aren’t many trees to hide under. If there is a tree, it’s usually already occupied by a camel.…

Heading west >>> ……..

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Day 135 - S: We had decided to go to Donabate as Lesley had so enjoyed meeting with the ladies last Thursday for a couple of hours doing their various crafts. I would visit the library for that time. We…