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Mkomazi Magic

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  Tanzanian internet is not at its best this time of year it seems, apologies for the delay in updating. The further south we go, the more of a burden Emma becomes… On a South African passport, I’m crossing borders…

Een huis in Afrika

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“Gezocht: iemand die tijdens onze vakantie op de camping wil passen.” Dat was in het kort de advertentie waar ons oog op viel toen we nog in Uganda waren. De oproep was geplaatst op de website Horizons Unlimited door Duncan…

Desolaatheid der Dingen

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NAMIBIA # 1 – DESOLATE HEID OF THINGSNamibia has two types of roads, or three actually. You have very sporadic pieces of asphalt and then you have gravel. The definition of gravel should I think something in the trend…

my 100 favourite photos in Africa (slideshow)

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[ENG] These are my 100 favourite photos from my one year Vespa trip in Africa (in a 5 minutes slideshow). Enjoy! PS – Some of them in Morocco and Mauritania are shot by my friend Thanos Kirgiannis [GR] Αυτές είναι…

Getting back in the Groove with the Gorillas

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  It’s amazing how easy it is to become complacent when you travel for long periods of time, particularly when you get ‘out of your groove’. Having stayed with family in Kampala we found ourselves slipping back into European ways;…

@Vespa South Africa

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  Φτάνοντας στη Νότιο Αφρική ένιωσα μια ανάγκη για ένα μικρό τσεκάρισμα στο βεσπάκι. Όχι δεν είχα κάποιο πρόβλημα. όλα ήταν στη θέση τους και λειτουργούσαν κανονικά, αλλά εδώ είναι και το πρώτο μέρος με αντιπροσωπεία Vespa που συναντώ ύστερα…

Lazing in Lyon

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I had not realised how exhausting the last week of riding had been , until I sat down to dinner with my great friend Robin , who had graciously flown in from Moscow , via Los Angeles and London to …

Lively Minds

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Our border crossing day was one of those uneventful ones with only minor incidents too easily forgotten such as Emma locking the keys in the car… And subsequently finding out how easy it is to get back inside with the…

Namibia

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See all my pics from Namibia (click here)Από Μποτσουάνα για Ναμίμπια ήταν σχεδόν σαν να περνούσα από μια ευρωπαϊκή χώρα σε μια άλλη. Όλα καθαρά, όλα τακτοποιημένα, όλα άντερ κοντρόλ που λένε. Ούτε οι διάφοροι τύποι που πάντα θέλουν…

Mees suidelike punt

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Nadat we in Willowmore alle tanks en jerrycans weer met benzine hebben gevuld, vinden we via de pomphouder een slaapplek in het stadje. Hij stuurt ons naar Jumpers Place, een hostel voor motorrijders dat wordt gerund door zijn dochter Lisa…

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…

Stuck in the desert

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Facts: 1. A river has two banks 2. From Dongola to Wadi Halfa along the Nile is approximately 400 km 3. There’s a new road from Dongola to Wadi Halfa 4. After Dongola there’s no bridge to cross the Nile…

De rook die dondert

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Ze zijn niet de hoogste ter wereld en ook niet de langste, maar ze zijn wel de grootste ter wereld: de Victoriawatervallen. Op de grens tussen Zambia en Zimbabwe valt de rivier de Zambezi over een breedte van ruim 1700…

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…