Tag Archives | Overlanding

Here’s how I transformed my Jeep into a moving house to travel Africa for 2 years

Hi, I’m Dan. A few years ago I drove a Jeep from Alaska to Argentina. I learned a lot on that trip about where I want to go and what [...]

Overland travel in style – Rovos Rail

Experience the decadent side of railway travel by boarding the Rovos Rail. Based in Pretoria, the capital of South Africa, Rovos has quickly earned an international reputation as a truly [...]

Acacia Africa offers to prioritise travellers affected by the Kumuka collapse

Adventure travel company Kumuka Worldwide announced last week that it was going into administration. Fully bonded tour operator, Acacia Africa is offering to help clients traveling to Africa who are [...]

A truck-tastic load of Southern Africa

Guest Post by Mike Cook. I just love everything about travel; the land itself; getting to know the locals; the wildlife; the history, and of course, meeting people from other [...]

Overlanding and chores: your personal involvement in the trip

Overlanding is about fun for sure, but it also requires personal involvement in daily activities and chores that are essential to the good functioning of the tour. Essentially speaking, there [...]

Overlanding and camping – how to maximize your own comfort whilst on a trip

1. Keep the fly sheet on your tent.   Fly sheets not only protect your tent from rain, but they also act as great insulators. Cold weather can be an [...]

My Africa overlanding trip highlights: days 51-58

Day 51: Drive to Spitzkoppe, probably the most picturesque location on the trip so far. The area is dominated by weird-looking boulders, cliffs and crevices of all shapes and sizes. [...]

My Africa overlanding trip highlights: days 38-50

Day 38: Drive to Livingstone, home to one of the 7 natural wonders of the world: Victoria Falls. The water level was rather low (only the beginning of the rainy [...]

My Africa overlanding trip highlights: days 1-12

Jambo rafiki! Habari gani (how are you)? Hope you had a fabulous Christmas… 🙂 I know I’ve been extremely quiet lately (and I truly apologize for this), but the internet [...]

Most important items to bring on your African overlanding experience

Jambo rafiki! Today’s Day – 1 until I depart for Africa on my amazing overlanding experience, yipie! Here’s a video on some of the most important items to pack for [...]

Top 10 things to bear in mind when planning your overlanding trip to Africa

Since I’m counting down the days till my amazing overlanding trip, I thought I’d share with you my top 10 list of things to bear in mind when planning such [...]

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