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Days 15 &16 Sesreim & the Namib-Naukluft Dunes

Sadly we had to leave the comfort of the hostel and real beds  but we drove to yet another glorious site as Sesreim campsite is nestled in among the vast red sand dunes. The drive to get there was … Continue reading

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Day 8 – Arusha

Happy Birthday Chris!! Today we left Nairobi and along the way we picked up another six entrepid adventurers.  The group  just got a whole lot bigger.  We drove south through the Kenyan country side until we reached the Tanzanian border.  Border … Continue reading

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Stellenbosch, Day 69 and 70

Wine has been produced in South Africa ever since the Dutch settlement here, more than 400 years ago.  Then the French came as a result of being evicted from France during the Reformation, and they helped to perfect the art … Continue reading

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Bushman’s Reservation, Day 56

The previous day we entered Namibia,  which was previously known as South West Africa when it was part of South Africa, and before that as one of Germany’s few colonies.  The country only broke away from South Africa in 1990 … Continue reading

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Jinja, Day 12

Still can’t get photo’s through . . . will add them when we can. Soft Power, Kayaking and Sunset Cruise!   Those who wanted to play and interact with the local school for orphans did so through the Soft Power volunteer … Continue reading

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