TRAVEL JOURNALS

Overland travel stories on the trail and from the behind the scenes.

Made in Mexico – Hecho en Mexico

As we worked our way down the West coast of the USA we were warned by Americans to take great care riding and travelling in Mexico. Mexico is generally perceived as a drug and death cesspit by many Americans. It was therefore with a bit of apprehension that we entered […]

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Willys Jeep Colombia's love affair with this USA icon

The story of Willys Jeep, Colombia’s beloved metal mule

Why and how did the Willys Jeep became so loved in Colombia? The first USA military WW2 Jeeps (M38 or CJ-2A models) arrived to Colombia in 1946 for military purposes as at the time the USA had a massive oversupply of the Jeeps. They were imported by the Colombian Ministry […]

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Quiver tree Namibia

Images from an Africa journey

Images from each East Africa country we visited on our way from South Africa to Europe. Where else than in Africa can you kiss a Giraffe? Africa is an incredibly diverse continent with a lifetime worth of travel. These few images are from each country our journey took us through […]

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Ethiopian coffee tradition – How to brew your own

Ethiopian coffee ceremony – How coffee is brewed the original way If the new Hipsters can learn and adopt a ritual and impress us it would be the Ethiopian Coffee ceremony.  You have not tasted coffee until you tasted it in the truest, purest way the Ethiopians serve it. How […]

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