Category: Gabon

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On the way to Léconi Canyon 5

Gabon Highlands

I pop out onto a major East/West highway, and point East, directly towards the Republic of Congo. I move through a couple cities, and find my way to Franceville, one of the biggest cities...

Surely this pile of logs is strong enough... 8

Central Gabon

A move South in Gabon, until I am almost at the Southern border with the Republic of Congo. I have enjoyed my time here so much I don’t want to leave yet, and so...

Another great side-of-the-road campsite 3

Glorious Gabon

Roaming around Gabon is breathtaking. Jungle, beaches, rolling hills, wildlife – Gabon has it all. Locals are extremely friendly – and refreshingly very respectful. Even when stumbling across my campsites locals are very content...

The windy red roads are mesmerizing 2

Out of Loango

Reluctantly I bid farewell and pry myself away from the paradise at Loango Lodge. It is a truly unforgettable place. The massive rains in the last couple of days have changed things considerably, though...

BIG forest elephant keeping an eye on us 6

Loango Lodge and National Park

I roll into Loango Lodge uncertain of what to expect. Immediately I can tell this is a five star lodge, and is fancier than anywhere I have set foot in my entire life. The...

The jungle here is amazing 8

To Loango National Park

Loango is another National Park I have heard many amazing things about. It is the home of the world-famous surfing hippos, and there is also an excellent chance of seeing wild elephants on the...

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