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Sweating in the rain

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My morning ride took me up to Fort Portal via Kasese , which was a very good road , the detour down to Kibale National park is around 33 kilometres and is on what Ugandans refer to as a murram…

Panama Canal

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The Canal has been on my bucket list for years and years. I didn’t really ever have a plan of when or how I would get here, but finally it has come to me more than I have come to…

Panama Canal

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The Canal has been on my bucket list for years and years. I didn’t really ever have a plan of when or how I would get here, but finally it has come to me more than I have come to…

Congo Brazzaville & Kinshasa part01 (VIDEO)

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Μέχρι να στρωθώ και να γράψω δυο κουβέντες για την απίστευτη εμπειρία που είχα στα δύο Κονγκά, ρίξτε μια ματιά στο βιντεάκι για να πάρετε μια πρώτη γεύση. Και αυτό το βίντεο το αφιερώνω στην Ελληνική Κοινότητα στο Λουμπουμπάσι για την…

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…

Panama City and Panama

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Each country I cross into on my way south has seemed greener, more humid and more “jungle”-ish than the last. Panama is no exception. It’s beautiful and the roads are great.

The highway is 4 lanes in some places and…

SamyeLing Bhuddist Temple

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Now we’ve known about this place for a while and never got around to visiting it but Sunday seemed ideal, heavy showers and thunder and lightning forecast so a run on the bikes down to the borders seemed like a…

Riding into Panama

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We leave Golfito early to ride the 40 minutes or hour to the border and get started on the paperwork for the day. I’m relieved this will be the last border we have to cross in Central America. It’s not…

Riding into Panama

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We leave Golfito early to ride the 40 minutes or hour to the border and get started on the paperwork for the day. I’m relieved this will be the last border we have to cross in Central America. It’s not…

Kigali Nights

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On my return to the city , I have really been lucky , Riaan of VansAfrica put me in contact with Philip , who has  been so kind and gracious and put me up in his home. Philip a South African…

Costa Rica

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We ride south into the country on the Central American Highway and after only a few miles, Brian turns left/east to lead us around all the construction ahead. He chooses a great route today which leads us to Upala and…

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…

Coming to America & Umuganda

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Morning breaks ,  Kigali awakes , I sit coffee in hand enjoying the tranquillity before the city comes to life.
 

Sunrise and Rwandan coffee

Sunrise over Kigali

My camp site had an amazing view over a part of the…

Machu Picchu

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Today we were up at 500 am to catch a taxi the 25 min to the train station at Poroy. The train we had was a vista dome and so is mostly widows and a glass roof.

It is an…

Applecross Norton weekend (or was it)

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Our annual Norton meeting in Applecross had a poor turnout of Nortons I’m afraid, the once mighty Tay Valley branch seem to prefer staying at home to do their knitting instead of having a good time. Those that did go…

Ometepe and Lake Nicaragua

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We arrive at San Jorge on the edge of the lake at a little before 11. We have read somewhere that there are ferries running every hour or so, but it isn’t quite what we need as it turns out.…

Ometepe and Lake Nicaragua

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We arrive at San Jorge on the edge of the lake at a little before 11. We have read somewhere that there are ferries running every hour or so, but it isn’t quite what we need as it turns out.…

D.R.Congo (Kinshasa) photos – part 06

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Πατήστε εδώ για να δείτε τις φωτογραφίες από το δεύτερο Κονγκό (Κινσάσα) [πέμπτο μέρος]!
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D.R.Congo (Kinshasa) photos – part 05

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Πατήστε εδώ για να δείτε τις φωτογραφίες από το δεύτερο Κονγκό (Κινσάσα) [τέταρτο μέρος]!
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D.R.Congo (Kinshasa) photos – part 04

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Πατήστε εδώ για να δείτε τις φωτογραφίες από το δεύτερο Κονγκό (Κινσάσα) [τρίτο μέρος]!
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D.R.Congo (Kinshasa) photos – part 03

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Πατήστε εδώ για να δείτε τις φωτογραφίες από το δεύτερο Κονγκό (Κινσάσα) [δεύτερο μέρος]!
Πατήστε εδώ για να δείτε τις φωτογραφίες από το δεύτερο Κονγκό (Κινσάσα) [τέταρτο μέρος]!

Πατήστε εδώ για να δείτε τις φωτογραφίες από το δεύτερο Κονγκό (Κινσάσα) [δεύτερο μέρος]!
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