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Roadwork Rodeo …….

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Day 74 – Happy birthday to Peter and Stuart B.T. – Have a good time XX L: It was a treat to have a perfectly quiet and fairly dark room S: and a king-size bed that for the first time,…

Much a done in a day

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I set off early , worried about the condition of the roads after the rainy days . Not knowing how long it would take me to get to the gate to exit the park was the main driver for up and…

Let’s get moving! ……

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Day 68 – Happy Birthday, Kate ;-)) Warning, this is a birdie issue as we wait for our visas. S: Sunday today so we had decided to find the nearest Baptist Church. I researched and found where the Nairobi Baptist…

Off to visit the Queen

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Todays ride up to Queen Elizabeth park was meant to be a short one with only 230 kilometres to get to my over night stop . I thought I would get in around lunch time and then spend the afternoon…

6th country – Kenya …….

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Day 60 – L: Rise and shine. We both slept pretty well and it was difficult to get up so early as the bed was really comfortable, though two singles, which we pushed together. Steve had used the mozzie net,…

Zambia

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Leaving Livingstone on Friday (greetings to all our US friends as it was also the 4th of July) was the beginning of a bit of a road trip on tarmac. We headed north towards Lusaka, passing small villages bustling with…

Lake Kivu

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After a fantastic time in Kigali , I decided to head west and take the road up to a town called Gisenyi so that I could spend some time exploring the lake and the surrounding mountains . It is only about a…

Worth it at Victoria Falls

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We couldn’t get this close to Victoria Falls without making the most of it could we? From our near border campsite last night we took the road first to Zimbabwe, the side from which the views of Victoria Falls are…

Hier en Dar …..

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Day 47 – L: Wow, seems our traveling has caught up with us, it is so difficult to get out of bed and what a pleasure to have the air-con as it is really humid here. So it was a…

DAR ….. so far

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Day 44 – Water For Life. L: When I came back from showering this morning, Steve was chatting to three guys. Steve and Phil are out here from Australia with Phil’s son, Mike too. Nestory, from Tanzania was also there.…

Ok, fine then …….

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Day 39 – L: Suffice it to say…….that was a long and miserable night for me. Seems I caught the stomach flu that is going around in the village, maybe by shaking hands. S: I had been up with Lesley…

TRIP 2 – Zimbabwe

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06/05/2014 The day start with the 18 Km (or 25km ??) to get to Gache Gache Lodge. thanks God I didn’t attempt to get there yesterday night because the road to arrive is nasty as expected but also there are…

Ahhhh Zhaaambia the gentle

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On my last night in Namibia what I thought would be peaceful  night with a good nights sleep changed dramatically when a group of around 6 tiger fishermen rolled into camp . With the magical wand of brandy and Jagermeister turned what was meant to…

TRIP 2 – Zimbabwe

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30/04/2014 Today wake up at 6:00… I spent the night preparing the bags and… I still have too many things… When I finished to charge the motorbike, I suddenly realized that that I would not fit in!! In fact this…

TRIP 2 – Zimbabwe

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30/04/2014 Today wake up at 6:00… I spent the night preparing the bags and… I still have too many things… When I finished to charge the motorbike, I suddenly realized that that I would not fit in!! In fact this…

A year’s Memorable moments (Kenya)

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Reaching Nairobi was for us a huge feat!  We saw it as the last frontier before leaving the Africa that we know (we thought) and going into the unknown. We enjoyed Kenya. Experiencing the notorious Nairobi traffic The disappointment when…

A year’s memorable moments (Tanzania)

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Crossing the border from Malawi into Tanzania was (for us) the REAL BEGINNING) of our Africa experience……..and it really was! Sith, our very capable Insurance agent at the Malawian/Tanzanian border post The Malmesbury lady that decorated our tent at Utengela…

TRIP 2 – Preparation

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TRIP 2 – Preparation Well well well… I am dying to start the second trip of my motorbike overland travel. First things first, I have not decided yet the route to take and I am rethinking the overall route planning.…

TRIP 2 – Preparation

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TRIP 2 – Preparation Well well well… I am dying to start the second trip of my motorbike overland travel. First things first, I have not decided yet the route to take and I am rethinking the overall route planning.…

Life in the lodge

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‘Pfff’, verzucht Felice, ‘ik vind het saai in de lodge. We wonen hier nu al zoooo lang.’ Geef haar eens ongelijk. Van rondreizende nomaden zijn we tijdelijke residents geworden. Op het platteland in arm Malawi, met het regenwoud naast de…

Namibia: Two Deserts, No Dessert

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Jan. 3-8, 2014 The border crossing between Botswana and Namibia was astoundingly painless. When we entered Namibia, we pushed our passports across the counter to the official, who took Darren’s and began filling out the requisite paperwork. The woman at…