The “shortest” Route through Lesotho

Milady Landy breakdown

January 12th Today we drive the Sani pass, one of the challenges that I would not withhold Milady. In the morning I eat my last slice of bread with Lara’s strawberry jam, extra nice because during the months the sugars fermented into alcohol … It is a beautiful ride, the Sani pass … The actual pass … Read more The “shortest” Route through Lesotho

South-Africa (2) from Swaziland to Lesotho

rhino close view, Ithala National Park, South Africa

Swaziland we experience riding particularly with vast landscapes and beautiful nature. We spend the night at Legends Backpackers camping in the garden, a fine place, but here it is rainy too, we therefore leave early the next morning.Unfortunately, Sonja today suffers from her stomach and we decide to stop in Piet Retief to rest in … Read more South-Africa (2) from Swaziland to Lesotho

The Baobab

baobab in Tanzania

Across Africa, we encounter my favorite tree, the baobab. In the first months of our trip the baobab was mainly a dry tree “with the roots up”. Once we saw a flowering baobab in Namibia, which I wrote about then. In Tanzania, in late November, early December, we see the baobabs are greener and are … Read more The Baobab