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Magical Mountain Kingdom

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Day: 85,
KLMS: 12,936
Driving out of Durban, we were full of nervous excitement as we began the Africa leg of our journey. It felt so good to be on the road again – the month long wait had felt like forever and the additional time to over-think everything can drive you slightly mad! Our first destination would be Lesotho…

THROUGH THE LESOTHO DRAKENSBERGEN

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Not exactly the shortest way from Pretoria to Cape Town. But sometimes the choice is made for you. In this case, the bureaucracy in Pretoria. It was not our best day when we wanted stamped us. Carnet Firstly, we could not find the way to the office, secondly Ronald parked the car at the side mirror of a brand new car from a customs…

Lesotho / We Do Lesotho

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Lesotho (care se traduce approximative ‘tinutul oamenilor care vorbesc Sesotho) este singurul stat independent situat la peste 1000 de metri. Cel mai jos punct (1400 metri) de aici detine recodrul mondial de altitudine. Exuberanta asta geologica este efectul unor evenimente tectonice care au creat un relief cu maxime de peste 3000 de metri. Cea mai populara intrare in regat este…

Lesotho The Mountain Kingdom

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11/3/12
Total KMS travelled so far: 3,398
THE SANI PASS & LESOTHO
After hearing much about the Sani Pass which winds its way 2900 M up the Drakensberg mountains into Lesotho and is rated one of South Africa’s premier 4 wheel drive challenges, we had always thought we had to give it a go – and Lesotho was

The Drakensberg…

366 Days – All good things come to an end :-(((

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Summary

Countries visited – Mozambique, Lesotho & South Africa

Miles travelled –  3248 miles
Sunny days – 25 days
Coldest night –  -2’C at Sani Top, Lesotho
Warmest day – 32’C in Vilanculos, Mozambique
Cheapest fuel – £0.68, Mozambique 
Best food tasted – The most delicious smoked bacon from a farm in Baardskeerdersbos…this was the real thing!
Easiest Mountain Pass…