Originally Posted by Douf
Another excellent report! Many folks have called this report inspiring, but as far as I'm concerned, it's so far beyond anything I would even consider, the only thing it inspires in me is awe! I found myself constantly worrying for your safety just reading it, especially at the point where you encountered the lions and then kept riding through the limited visibility bush.
I started making a mental note of all the injuries/mishaps I and my fellow riders have sustained merely on the benign excursions I like to think of as adventurous, and consequently wondered if you have any similar kind of collective running total?
Fwiw the scorpions back in your home country would appear to be a little more extrovert, as this little guy from the western cape (who spent a night as a room mate with one of my traveling companions) demonstrates...
That would be the Northern Cape