Category: Border Crossing

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Carrying a library of books is impractical, so I have a Kindle e-reader. From $79.99 on Amazon
Gravel and extremely corrugated, just how I like my roads 7

Into Namibia

We have chosen the tiny border at Ruacana in the hopes of seeing the mighty Epupa waterfalls in full force. At the right time of year, there can be more water falling here than...

Back to the beach, my happy place 4

Angola Awaits

In the morning I am first in line at the bank, and after about about $18 USD, I wander back over to Customs to get a Temporary Import Permit for the Jeep, good for...

The welcoming party 0

Into The DRC

Mercifully the heat and humidity drop overnight, and so I sleep soundly, happy to be less than ten yards from a Policeman. In the morning I share around sugary tea before bidding farewell and...

Entering the Congo, on the best road imaginable 18

Into Congo

I backtrack to the Immigration / Military Post just before Lekoni, where the friendly guy there remembers me from a few days prior, and is more than happy to stamp out my passport with...

Gabon, here I come 1

Into Gabon

Many people had told me Cameroon is a major highlight of the West Coast, and so I came in with high expectations. After roaming around, I can honestly say those high expectations were met...

A solid winch is a must-have when Overlanding. I use a Warn Zeon 10-S. From $1107.62 on Amazon
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