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Steve Armitage travel blog http://armitage.ws Steve blogs his way around the world Fri, 11 Sep 2015 08:03:07 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=6.0.2 Moving on from Zambia http://armitage.ws/2015/09/moving-on-from-zambia/ http://armitage.ws/2015/09/moving-on-from-zambia/#respond Fri, 11 Sep 2015 05:34:16 +0000 http://armitage.ws/?p=375 At the beginning of September, i needed to move on from Zambia quite quickly. In only 3 days, i rode from Lusaka via Harare to Johannesburg.

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May 2015 status update. http://armitage.ws/2015/05/may-2015-status-update/ http://armitage.ws/2015/05/may-2015-status-update/#respond Thu, 07 May 2015 11:00:06 +0000 http://armitage.ws/?p=377 I’m feeling very odd this morning. This is probably how it feels when someone is institutionalised and then is released back into the community. After having a regular framework of hospital appointments for the last 10 months i am now set free. The consultant has told me his work is done and can now carry … Continue reading May 2015 status update.

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January 2015 recovery status http://armitage.ws/2015/01/january-2015-recovery-status/ http://armitage.ws/2015/01/january-2015-recovery-status/#respond Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:27:19 +0000 http://armitage.ws/?p=346 Happy new year! I’ve been walking without crutches since November, trying to keep my foot straight and walk without a limp. My physio exercises have been focused on strength, extending the range of movement and removing the bad habit of twisting my right foot out to make walking easier. Walking down stairs is my biggest … Continue reading January 2015 recovery status

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November 2014 status update http://armitage.ws/2014/11/november-2014-status-update/ http://armitage.ws/2014/11/november-2014-status-update/#respond Tue, 18 Nov 2014 11:56:35 +0000 http://armitage.ws/?p=348 For a week i have been walking without crutches, where previously i was using them for longer short walks. Like an old codger i have to take it gently, but even in the week, i can feel a lot of improvement with my speed and stamina. I’m no longer using the Anti-Gravity treadmill. My physiotherapy … Continue reading November 2014 status update

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Video from the west coast of Africa http://armitage.ws/2014/09/video-west-coast-africa/ http://armitage.ws/2014/09/video-west-coast-africa/#respond Sun, 28 Sep 2014 19:35:22 +0000 http://armitage.ws/?p=333 Tony and Steve travelled down the west coast of Africa. This video is the compilation of our video and photos.

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Accident: Hospitalisation in Zambia http://armitage.ws/2014/07/hospitalisation-in-zambia/ http://armitage.ws/2014/07/hospitalisation-in-zambia/#respond Sun, 13 Jul 2014 09:38:48 +0000 http://armitage.ws/?p=323 The epic journey from my crash site to the flight. 3 cancelled operations, 3 hospital transfers and finally i get evacuated out of Zambia.

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MV Liemba, Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania http://armitage.ws/2014/07/mv-liemba-lake-tanganyika-tanzania/ http://armitage.ws/2014/07/mv-liemba-lake-tanganyika-tanzania/#respond Wed, 02 Jul 2014 12:27:57 +0000 http://armitage.ws/?p=286 I'd heard about a pre-first world war German vessel still plying its trade up and down Lake Tanganyika from Kigoma in Tanzania to Mpulungu in Zambia. Having failed to find any cast-iron information, i headed to Kigoma, the MV Liemba's home port to see if it was running...

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Rwanda: Kigali today http://armitage.ws/2014/06/rwanda-kigali/ http://armitage.ws/2014/06/rwanda-kigali/#respond Mon, 30 Jun 2014 07:38:50 +0000 http://armitage.ws/?p=314 Appearing like the Emerald City, Kigali's tall multi-story glass offices tower over the top of the surrounding hills. Kigali is like no other capital i've visited in Africa...

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Uganda: Queen Elizabeth National Park http://armitage.ws/2014/06/uganda-queen-elizabeth-national-park/ http://armitage.ws/2014/06/uganda-queen-elizabeth-national-park/#respond Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:08:09 +0000 http://armitage.ws/?p=290 In Uganda, you are allowed to visit the national parks with a motorcycle. The excitement and the opportunity to ride in a park without barriers between me and the wild animals outweighed caution and off i went to visit Queen Elizabeth National Park.

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Kenya: Taking the back road to Lake Baringo http://armitage.ws/2014/06/kenya-taking-the-back-road-to-lake-baringo/ http://armitage.ws/2014/06/kenya-taking-the-back-road-to-lake-baringo/#comments Mon, 16 Jun 2014 12:02:40 +0000 http://armitage.ws/?p=267 The road to Olarabel is nice tar, where i turn off onto a nice dirt road. It's pleasant riding through small villages where people stop and wave back. I end up on a downhill section where the track narrows, turns, becomes steeper and the tyre width path is flanked by scree. I'm stuck. I can't back up or turn around...

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