Select Page
Driving on our own through Australia!

Driving on our own through Australia!

With the trip well underway, we were given the opportunity to drive on our own along the East coast of Australia.  This took us through many small towns, beaches and sights to see.  We slept at some fun places, saw some interesting animals and ended up in Melbourne...
Kuelap – Northern Highlands

Kuelap – Northern Highlands

Kuelap, fortress in the clouds. (3000 m) The Chachapoyas culture inhabited the highlands before the Incas came and they left behind interesting ruins and graves, thirty known but many yet to be discovered. Driving up to the hilltop city ruins of Kuelap was amazing by...
Pisac market and the elusive roasted cuy

Pisac market and the elusive roasted cuy

This is Mike…The Pisac market has almost anything one would want and even more things one doesn’t need. This is one of the attractions of the area and since it is only a few kilometers from the ruins, why not, right? The people of the market are very...
Ecuador Market days

Ecuador Market days

Market Day brings everyone out. Otavalo in Ecuador is home to one of the largest markets in South America . It has to be said it is one of the most enjoyable alfresco retail experiences we have had here.Up for grabs are handicrafts of every description – ceramics,...
Catching up in Jozi

Catching up in Jozi

And so our rest and recovery continues … Despite the fact that we are in Jozi in early Summer, we haven’t been experiencing the typical scorching temperatures that we expected.  In fact, it has been on and off drizzle for a few days – exactly what the parched African...
THERE’S NO ACCOUNTING FOR TASTE

THERE’S NO ACCOUNTING FOR TASTE

Image: http://www.inkace.com You’d be really unlucky to be born a guinea pig in Peru. Guinea Pig, or cuy in South America, is considered a true delicacy. It’s the ratty teeth and crispy little body I struggle to get to grips with. So far, I’ve passed on the...

Connect with other Overlanders!

Join our Facebook Groups

2016-02-29_18-12-05

2016-02-29_18-08-10

FBGroup

Overlanding Information?

See the OverlandingAssociation.org

Overlanding Association