Category: Overland

My GoPro Camera has been awesome for action video work. From $299 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
The waterfront at the sailing club is beautiful 7

To Khartoum

As always, I throughly enjoy the first few days in a new country. Crossing into Sudan the changes are much more noticeable than other parts of Africa, and I immediately feel extremely welcome and...

I always enjoy a good hike 4

The Simien Mountains Part 2

The temperature plummets overnight, and I’m staggered by just how cold I feel wearing all my cold-weather gear from Northern Canada. In reality it only drops to about 46F(8C), making me realize how utterly...

Happily doing their thing in the mountains 3

The Simien Mountains Part 1

Again I’m lucky buying gas, and actually fill up at two different stations that don’t even have a waiting line. The official price is just under $3/gal, and I’m happy to keep the main...

Another beach 0

Around Djibouti

Truth be told, the primary reason I was excited to come to Djibouti was the prospect of swimming with Whale Sharks, which are said to practically invade the bay here during this time of...

I have a GSI Outdoors Bugboo frying pan. The handle folds to keep it small. From $35.15 on Amazon