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Old 12-21-2011, 10:24 AM   #104
tsiklonaut
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Hi Ionut+Ana!

Looks like the real Africa has began for you with all sorts of challanges and you're doing good - just fantastic pictures from the apes.

And you guys also met Jacques & Delphine (& Co!) and got help! It was the same for us in Nouakchott where we met them and they gave us some tools and a drill from their mighty Landy's toolbox to replace a gearbox bearing. Very decent bunch of people!


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Originally Posted by mrwwwhite View Post


We take our first break at 1500 m in the 100 yrs. old Hut 1. Our lunch: sardines and bread.
We ate us silly from those same sardines from Angola all the way up to Cameroon that I almost puke seeing them on the table I guess you maybe do the same on the way down - still good food for the price in Africa.

If you want some change for a day or two there're good supermarkets in Libreville and in Brazzaville where you can get good european foods and even a decent cheese (but pricy, since everything is imported from far away). From Namibia the luxuries are all back (and affordible!) - hopefully it's a good motivation to push on ;)

Travel safe you two,
Margus
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