Category: Border Crossing

My GoPro Camera has been awesome for action video work. From $274.99 on Amazon
My Bolt padlock is extremely convenient becuase it uses the Jeep ignition key. From $19.99 on Amazon
Visa Paperwork 3

West African Visas

Most people assume West African countries would be happy to give out a visa to a Westerner like me. That would be nice, but unfortunately not the case at all. The embassies of virtually...

Sunset at my campsite in Southern Mali

Into Mali

I arrive at the major border from Guinea to Mali around midday, and of course all the officials are somewhere else, taking their lunch break. I am inside the immigration building in Guinea when...

Guinea highway 8

Into Guinea

I make my way far into the North East corner of Guinea-Bissau, aiming for a very small border crossing, near Kandika. I’m getting good at dealing with the corrupt Police around here, though I’m...

A Votronic water tank display lets me keep an eye on my drinking water level. From $click on Amazon
I have a Voodoo Offroad Kinetic Rope for pulling out stuck vehicles. From $142.81 on Amazon