Category Archives: South Africa

The end?

We had no idea. When we said out in 2009 to bike around the world we had no idea what was waiting for us. There are 790 mountain gorillas left in the world – we were mock-charged by one of … Continue reading

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Eastern Cape

Photos available here Practical information for cyclists available here Well, it has been a while since our last update, and a strange while at that, with thousands of kilometers covered, though not many of them by bike… After our meditation … Continue reading

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Vipassana

(A selection of photos from the past year is available here) One year on the road!  One year since Anna finished her job in Brussels and we pushed our shiny new bikes from her parents’ driveway to pedal to London.  … Continue reading

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Western Cape

(Photos available here) Leaving Cape Town wasn’t as easy as we had expected in the end.  After ten months on the road with the south-westernmost city on the continent as our goal, we couldn’t quite tear ourselves away once we … Continue reading

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Namibia

Photos available here Practical Information for cyclists available here The essence of the route from Windhoek to Cape Town was pretty much summed up in the first two days on the road. The first day, we learned about water.  That … Continue reading

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