Overlanding Eastern Africa January 24th 2010 As internet access in Africa was slow and unpredictable, I was unable to do a travel blog whilst on the road. So I am posting 2 blogs now that cover my 10 week overland trip with African Trails from Nairobi to Cape Town (split into Eastern and Southern Africa).
The first week of the overland trip was pretty much just getting us from Nairobi to Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in southwestern Ug ... read more
Africa » Uganda Uganda achieved independence from the UK in 1962. The dictatorial regime of Idi AMIN (1971-79) was responsible for the deaths of some 300,000 opponents; guerrilla war and human rights abuses under Milton OBOTE (1980-85) claimed at least another 100,0... ... read more
"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain
I love travelling, and I love capturing these travels through blogs and photos for my friends and my family, anyone who is interested, and for me to reflect on when I need to.
My 1 year South America trip in 07/08 was probably the best year of my life. Travels through Europe, Africa, and Asia have also been amazing.... full info