The Etosha National Park
is my first safari park experience outside a zoo or Whipsnade Safari Park, so i was not sure what kind of experience to expect. Hearing horror stories about crowds of vehicles corralling around any animal foolish enough to lay out in the open, i was worried that it … Continue Reading ››
You hear lots of horror stories about driving in Africa – contending with cars, mopeds, cycles and animals. Riding down through France and then Spain, the driving changes from the rule abiding North European to the more free spirited Mediterranean style. The further south in Spain we went, the more relaxed the locals were to following … Continue Reading ››
Details of the visas required for my trip. The following applies to a British citizen with a vehicle – same requirements for a 4×4 or motorcycle unless stated.
– updated 10-Jun-2014
Preparing to leave the UK, i needed to sort out the flat i was renting, sell some scuba diving kit, sort out bank accounts and prepare the motorcycle and my kit.
I wanted a WordPress themes that would show my route, where i am and also allow me to blog. My first itteration, which though fulfilled my need of a set of pins in a map was not a useful way to communicate information about my trip. The second iteration created 2 sites, one for the map and a super-site blog.