Sudan, and do as you’re told – by Mr. Foreman (special guest writer)

We departed Gondar and descended from the high country towards The Sudan. Just before the border is a small town with a junction and here we encountered a scrawny character wandering aimlessly down the middle of the road. He ignored the initial warnings of the horn and only decided to react once the truck slowed … Continued

Namibia, and luxury

At first glance Namibia is a bleak, monochrome, vast expanse. Lots of sand, lots of flatness, scrubby desert, and the rather uninviting sounding Skeleton Coast. You wouldn’t think that someplace that looks like this could be so exciting. But it is. We were exhausted when we arrived in Namibia. And filthy. So, we spent a … Continued