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June 2nd, 2012 | Mexico

Problem Solving in Oaxaca…

Having reached Oaxaca after a rather torturous ride from Puerto Escondido, I needed to find the Paris Hotel that Roberto had recommended… Although Oaxaca is not a big city, it is the capital of the province with the same name, and I expected to run into some traffic as I rode into the southern part […]

April 28th, 2010 | Africa

Into Uganda…

I left Eldoret at 9.00am, after a long and interesting discussion with what seemed like all the male staff of the hotel. They followed me downstairs to the basement, and gathered around the Big Fella, asking questions ten to the dozen, and marveling at the answers I gave… They helped me tie everything in place, […]

April 21st, 2010 | Africa

To “The Lawns” of Lushoto…

Having decided to make the run to Arusha in two days instead of one, I was able to leave Dar much later than I had previously planned… I waited until the traffic going up the Old Bagamoyo Road had calmed down from Mayhem to chaotic, before venturing out of the gate and into the madness… […]

March 23rd, 2010 | Africa

Keetmanshoop to Windhoek…

After refueling yesterday, finding that due to the slower speeds I had ridden at, I had achieved more than 20 km/litre…! Refueling at the border had not been necessary after all… I had ridden over 250 kms on gravel roads, and had decided to call it a draw… I had tested myself and the bike, […]