Tag Archives: Organic Farming

What is Permaculture?

So what is the ‘perma’ in ‘permacyclists’ for? Permanent? Permafrost?” A question we hear fairly often actually. And then, when we reply, “No, Permaculture!” there is another small silence, this one a little awkward as if they’re trying to figure … Continue reading

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Photos available here As I write this, sitting on a bed in a hotel in Lilongwe, a massive thunderstorm is slowly gathering and crossing the city towards us, and the sky outside our window is a dark gray. We have … 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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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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(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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