Equator Crossing No 5

Kenya

Equator Crossing No 5

The Road to Uganda

Kenya |

I am in my prime environment. There is hard compacted mud beneath my wheels with overgrown green lush scrub licking the road edges. The wet season has taken its toll in sections and I am forced to ride on the high dry bits between the ruts of sloppy mud. Read more...

Jungle Junction, Kenya

Twiddling Thumbs in Nairobi

Kenya |

It didn’t take long for the mechanics at Jungle Junction to strip my motorcycle down and confirm it was indeed my crankshaft. After costing out all the parts I would need and where in the world it would be the cheapest to purchase them from, I then still had to find a way to smuggle them into the country. Read more...

730km Towing, Kenya

730km Towing Marathon

Kenya |

Several cut up pieces of inner tube holds my bike no more than two feet away from Mike’s rear wheel as we dance around goats, children and pot holes, through villages, across borders, down a long and dusty road and into the heart of 5pm rush hour traffic in Nairobi.  Read more...

Pink Flamingos, Lake Naivasha National Park, Kenya

Roadside Zoo!

Kenya |

While Jungle Junction is an amazing place to hang out and re charge your batteries (I however lack a battery on my bike) get the low down on the places you want to be wondering through next. Read more...

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