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life is to be lived….

And so, with huge amounts of help from friends and loads of support from my Dad, I returned to finish the trip. Life. A crazy gift to us all. Advertisements

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End of Journey

I am posting this from the Windhoek Airport, as I await a flight home to Toronto. My Mother’s life journey ended this morning, and I must end this one too. For the record, my Mother loved Africa, and passed on … Continue reading

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Malawi to Zambia

We are on Stage 68 tomorrow, and it is all becoming a blur to me. Over the last 5 riding days, here our riding distances have been: 152km, 180km,158km,128km, and 104km…taking us from Lilongwe, Malawi to Lusaka, Zambia, from which … Continue reading

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Tanzania (delayed post)

It is 10:12pm, and I am sitting on my hotel bed in Mbeya, Tanzania and I have just finished a vigourous scratching of my bottom which has been ravaged by tse-tse flies. Too much information perhaps, but this journey forces … Continue reading

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Happy arrival in Nairobi!

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The Galleria Mall

We reached Nairobi, my hometown, yesterday.  My, how it has changed even from my last visit in 2005.  It has improved vastly in its cleanliness and efficiency.  We rode in on a new multi-lane highway called the Thika Highway, and … Continue reading

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road near mt kenya

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