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Tohelandback

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34 countries visited:
Zimbabwe, South Africa, Uganda, Tanzania, Tunisia, Togo, Sudan, Rwanda, Netherlands, Nigeria, Namibia, Mozambique, Malawi, Mauritania, Mali, Morocco, Libya, Kenya, Italy, Ghana, United Kingdom, Gabon, France, Ethiopia, Spain, Egypt, Cameroon, Congo, DR Congo, Botswana, Benin, Burkina Faso, Belgium, Angola

Favorite means of transport:
on foot, car, boat

About me

We are two graduates who previously attended Dr Challoner’s Grammar School in Amersham. From an early age we both competed in regional hiking competitions with the Scouts, winning various hikes. We have decided to take on the 'ultimate challenge'. We shall drive from Buckinghamshire, to Die Hel (South Africa) via the east African coast before returning home via the west coast. This circumnavigation of Africa is our year out following University and before we must enter the world of work. The entire trip is in aid of two charities; Link Ethiopia and Alzheimer's Research UK. It's going to be long and tough, but we are determined to succeed.

Personal info

Name
Tohelandback
Age
25 (birthday on 11 October)
Sex
Male

I live in
Chalfont st Peter United Kingdom
I speak
English

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My best travel experience
Spending 3 months living and teaching in Northern Ethiopia

My worst ever travel experience
Finding myself locked in the back of a van in Calais....

Recently published

Africa. In all its war-torn, sun burnt, deserted, dangerous, magnificent glory. A landmass so large it is home to such diversities as rainforests, snow-capped mountains, arid deserts, mighty rivers and…

Visited:
Angola, Belgium, Burkina Faso, Benin, Botswana, DR Congo, Congo, Cameroon, Egypt, Spain, Ethiopia, France, Gabon, United Kingdom, Ghana, Italy, Kenya, Libya, Morocco, Mali, Mauritania, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Netherlands, Rwanda, Sudan, Togo, Tunisia, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zimbabwe



Recent comments
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Nigeria - just to put your minds at rest. We drove through earlier this year & could not have found it more friendly. One of our favourite countries.…

by Taniya Morris on 2 December 2010

Hi Carl & Tom
Been following your trip in Landrover Monthly (still on August edition here in Australia). Its a great read guys, best of luck and…

by Ian on 25 October 2010

Wonderful to read your blog so far. Brings back so many memories of East Africa as a child. Those fantastic pictures of Ankole cattle and the description…

by mary carr on 23 October 2010

Hi chaps - nat here - what did you do with the van when you went over to Zanz?? This is somewhere we really want to go but know that we arent going to…

by Natalie Wells on 17 September 2010

You should read "Shake Hands with the Devil" on the events leading up to the Genocide. Truly a grim chapter in peace-keeping, diplomacy and bureaucrates…

by David Pottinger on 24 August 2010

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