Author: Dan Grec

My Maxtrax are a lifesaver when winching is not an option. From $324.99 on Amazon
My Bolt Spare Tire Lock stops me worrying about the spare, and it uses the Jeep ignition key. From $37.99 on Amazon
THIS one is enormous! 1

Volcanoes National Park

I continue North until I’m in the extreme North West corner of Rwanda, right near the border of both Uganda and the DRC. Here all three countries have declared national parks, mainly to protect...

Camping on the shore of Lake Kivu 0

Lake Kivu & Kigali

I move North, winding through the stunning mountains on perfectly paved roads. From the minute I glimpse mighty Lake Kivu I know I have found a great thing. This massive lake is pristine, and...

In Rwanda, DRC mountains and river in the background 0

Into Rwanda

I move to the very North West corner of Burundi, where it borders both Rwanda and the DRC. It’s extremely quiet, and when I roll into the border station I’m a little shocked. An...

For hour after hour I drove off the pavement whenever possible 0

Around Bujumbura

After tearing myself away from the hot spring well after midday, I think it should be an easy jaunt North along the lake shore to the capital of Bujumbura. I have said many times...

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Rigid Truck lites LED Headlights are the lights the Jeep should have come with. From $577.99 on Amazon