Monthly Archives: January 2012

A quieter week on the preparation front

This last week has been a quieter one. In reality, probably not a bad idea. Already, it feels that the preparation takes over our whole life, and we forget that we need to enjoy the here and now too, not … Continue reading

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A reality check

This weekend we have been reminded yet again how volatile Africa is. As I am writing my journal entry, the authorities in Nigeria have found 10 unexploded bombs in Kano in northern Nigeria, where an attack by suicide bombers 3 … Continue reading

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We’ve gone live

… with 33 weeks to go! We thought it was about time. We’d like to start connecting with other travellers, and the best way to do that is to let others can find us! We can now be found through … Continue reading

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What an amazing community!

As our preparations continue, we have been making contact with those who have blazed a trail before us. Sometimes, the best answers come from those who have seen it and done it already. And it has to be said – … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Today, was really the day we said “why not”. Today was the day that we really decided it was time to embark on the big adventure. As of Today, it is no longer “one day” that we head out on … Continue reading

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