We pass small riverside settlements
Getting regular opportunities to swim
Helping to push when we grounded on sandbanks - this happened quite a bit on the first day as we're at the end of the dry season and the river is low. It's a welcome opportunity to cool down in the water.
Other river users
and a chance to see the wildlife up close
Moored for the evening on a sandbank
The locals come over to for a closer look at these strange foreigners and their motorbike.
Nasulah breaks out the Rum
and we set up our tent as the sun goes down