Monthly Archives: June 2013

Interview with a Viking

One gorgeous morning on the deck at Caprivi Houseboat Safari Lodge (and camping) I set out to interview the Viking himself.  We are overlooking the Zambezi River, with Zambia visible on the banks on the other side.  The sun is shining, the birds … Continue reading

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Mamili National Park

As you travel eastwards, the narrow Caprivi Strip opens up into the Eastern Caprivi – a triangle of land that looks to me like a foot at the end of a long leg.  The Caprivi part of Namibia has its … Continue reading

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Our home at Roy’s

It happens sometimes.  You arrive at a campsite, and before you know it, days have passed and you’ve lost track of how long you’ve enjoyed your home.  Djidjack south of Dakar, Senegal was one such place.  Roy’s Rest Camp north … Continue reading

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A day in the life …

We thought we’d share with you a day spent in a campsite – one of the those we aren’t on the move. Time to wake up!  Our canvas rooftop tent is very dark, and so we are very rarely woken … Continue reading

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A techie update

Thought I’d give a quick update on some vehicle techie issues. One of the suggestions we received when we had our initial discussions about vehicle preparation was to install a fuse box in the vehicle. This fuse box would run … Continue reading

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Time for something a little different

We thought we’d do something a little different … I am sure you all have questions you’d like to ask us about our trip so far.  When we travelled with Scott and Karl in Botswana, they had a few questions … Continue reading

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Newsflash – we have been published!!

Good news! The first of two articles have been published in the July issue of 4×4 Magazine in the UK ( Here is the link to the latest issue online: You should also be able to pick it up … Continue reading

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