Tunnel under Suez Canal



Entrance to Suez Canal - Suez



Beach camping south of Taba - Red Sea



Meeting Helfried, Gerhardt and beautifull wives - true Mercedes G fanatics



Mt Sinai



Entrance to St Katherine monestary



Part of St Katherine monestary - Mt Sinai



Blue Mountain - painted by a crazy Belgian using 7 tons of blue paint



Entrance to the crazy Belgian's  folley

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Slow boat to Aswan



Abu Simbel Temple



Aswan



Our man in Aswan - Mazar. Mazar and his nephew Magdi Boshara assisted us with all the paperwork and travel arrangements between Wadi Halfa and Aswan. They come highly recommended.



Camel Cruise Liner



Camel Taxi



No weapons of mass destruction found



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White desert



Limestone formations - White desert



Arriving at the Pyramids of Giza - Cairo



Pyramid of Giza



Pyramid of Giza & Sphinx



Arriving at the Med - Alexandria

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First night in Southern Sudan



Confluence of Blue & White Nile - Blue Nile Sailing Club - Khartoum



Naga Temple



Crossing the Nile at Atbara



First South African on the rim of the Hole of the Black Devil - extinct volcano



Maurizio Levi - seated - and his wife Elena - second from right - of the Italian Tourism company. They showed us sights that few people have seen



Age old salt mine in an old extinct volcano where people still gather salt in the traditional way



Nubian village along the Nile



Camping in the desert along the Nile



Arriving at Widi Halfa



Sunset over the Aswan Dam - Wadi Halfa 80 - Maghdi Boshara - seated right - and family. Maghdi is the owner of the Nubatia Boat Service who arranges all onward travel to Egypt. We were treated to a lovely breakfast at their home.



Magdi Boshara - seated right - and family

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Rock hewn church - Lalibela




Enroute to mountian monastery - Lalibela



Enjoying SA finest at Blue Nile Falls - thank you Leon



Lake Tana



Royal compound - Gonder



The roof of Africa - Simien mountians



Galada baboon - Simien mountians



Walea Ibex - Simien Mountians



Camping at Chenek - Simien Mountians

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Marsabit National Park - an oasis in the middle of the desert 50 - Marsabit to Moyale - the most lonely road in Africa



Marsabit to Moyale



Local transport - Moyale



Waiting for Ethiopian border officials



Meeting two Scandinawian cyclists - Yabello



Shock absorber bracket being fixed - Awasha - Moenco Toyota


Taiutu Hotel - Addis Ababa



Best service award - Moenco Toyota - Addis Ababa - Thanks to Chris & Jutta de Muynck, and all their staff who assisted us



Lada taxi's are not made for Koos



Withdrawing  money at the Sheraton - one of only two ATM's in Addis

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Prawns at Ernst's Dar Hilton



Our hosts in Ernst & Madelein at the Dar Hilton



Bagamoyo - Old German Boma



Kilimanjaro showing itself - Moshi  - Tanzania



Zander's monkey - Ol Turkai Lodge - Amboseli



Kilimanjaro seen from Amboseli - Kenya



Meeting One Pound - Amboseli area



Only in Africa

 

Equator



The boys at the Equator



Mt Kenya



Ferdi mocks Koos



Gerenuk - Samburu National Reserve 

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Livingstonia - On the edge of the Great Rift Valley



Koos's Paella at Two Rivers Campsite - Iringa



Udzunga Mountain National Park - Southern Tanzania



Buying Prawns - Dar Es Salaam Fish Market



Idyllic Island just north of Dar Es Salaam

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Tea Plantations at Mulanje Massif

 



Cape McClear - Lake Malawi

 



Pieter & Koos cooling down in Lake Malawi

 



Fish Eagle - Tombe Island - Lake Malawi

 



Franco enjoying the scenery - Cape  McClear 30 - Camp site - Fat Monkeys Lodge - Cape McClear

 



Camp site - Fat Monkeys Lodge - Cape McClear

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First of many fuel stops - Ferdi doesn't normally look this chirpy at 05:00

Pieter can't wait for the trip to start. Many months off planning and organizing has eventually materialized. Here we go.

Our host in Pretoria (Louis & Liezl) really gave us a farewell to remember

Driving along the Marginal in Maputo - Fishing boats just before Costa Del Sol - Maputo6-GermanConstructionBrotherhood

 

 

Bridge at Quisico

Playa De Marasol - Spending time with Honeymoon couple

Zavora beach - what a beautiful place

 

Inhambane - Spend a wonderful day with Dennis Adams who owns the best pension in town - more photos follow

 

Driving next to road due to the size of the potholes

 

Inhasorro beach- another wonderful day in paradise


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