Author Archives: Permacyclists

Botswana

Photos available here. Practical information for cyclists available here. When you’re pedaling for your second day in a Namibian national park, and you know that you’re fifty kilometers from the next human habitation and that there are elephants, leopards, and … Continue reading

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Zambia

  Photos available here Practical information for cyclists available here So, in early June we set out from Kasama to make our way south, heading through Lusaka and Livingstone (Victoria Falls) to the Namibian border and the Caprivi Strip.  In … Continue reading

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Kansato Farms

(Photos available here) Let’s begin with a confession: We’ve cheated.  Leaving Dar… God this is hard to write…  We…  We took the train to Mbeya… But it’s not that we didn’t want to bike – far from it, we love … Continue reading

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Photo Update: Zanzibar

Yes, you can believe the title – no incoherent rants this time, just photos from our week in Zanzibar, the spectacular island off the coast of Dar es Salaam.  Since getting back to Dar we have taken the train to … Continue reading

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Dar es Salaam

(Sorry, but the internet connection is too slow for putting photos in the text!  They’re available online here though, thanks!) Our original route didn’t have us passing through Dar until the very end of our time in Africa.  We decided … Continue reading

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Tanzania

(Des infos pratiques pour les cyclistes disponibles ici)   (Photos available here) (Practical information for cyclists available here) Tanzania…  How to describe biking in Tanzania… One story sums it all up for me: A few days into the country, Anna … Continue reading

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Rwanda

(Photos available here) (Practical information for cyclists available here) It’s been a while since our last update, sorry! We are writing now from Dar es Salaam, where we are doing some house sitting and volunteering with ATD Fourth World, but … Continue reading

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Uganda

(Photos pour l’Ouganda disponible ici) (Des infos pratiques pour les cyclistes sont disponibles ici) (Photos for Uganda are available here) (Practical information for cyclists available here) Borders make a difference.  Biking from Kenya into Uganda is like biking into a different … Continue reading

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Mfangano

(Photos disponibles ici) (Des infos pratiques pour les cyclistes sont disponibles ici) (Photos available here) (Practical information for cyclists available here) Hello from Kisumu once more, where we’re back from Mfangano a little earlier than expected.  Everything went great on … Continue reading

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Western Kenya

(Des infos pratiques pour les cyclistes sont disponibles ici) (Sorry guys, but the connection here is a bit of a pain and so there are no photos in the text.  If you want to check them out though, there is … Continue reading

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