Category: Overland

Exploring the valleys 5

Around Central Guinea

I make my way South into Central Guinea, and am surprised to spend a genuinely cold night in Dalaba, right in the middle of the country, in the famous Fouta Djallon mountainous region. It’s...

Camping on the side of the highway to Maliville 4

Maliville

The road to Millville turns out to be 70 miles of extremely rough dirt, mostly over rocks, or crushed rocks. After airing down I’m able to mostly move along in 2nd gear, though I...

Jungle track to waterfalls 4

Northern Guinea

Guinea, as far as I can tell, is a land made for waterfalls. With huge rocky mountains, immense rainfall (it’s capital Conakry is second in wordwide rainfall only to the capital of neighboring Sierra...

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...

The termite mounds are getting huge 5

Around Guinea-Bissau

For my first night I make my way to the coast, aiming to stay at a hotel/restaurant run by an Italian that was aiming to sail around the world. When he arrived in Guinea-Bissau...

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I have a K and N recharge kit for my air filter so I can wash and oil it for reuse. From $8.70 on Amazon