25 January 2011 Staying at soccer field, Wadi Halfa, Sudan A lazy day doing laundry, watching the world go by and arranging the paperwork for the ferry (which is been done by a so-called 'Fixer' who can speak the local language. The local generosity still does not come to an end. When I stopped a Tuk-tuk to take a ride into town to drop the laundry, he did not want anything for it. Invited him for tea and more he did not want. At the same camp site (we...
Rikus & Arina's Cape to Cairo
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23 January 2011 Total Distance: 16 328 km Distance covered today:364 km Start: Wild camping in the desert some 100km east of Dongola Finish: Wild camping in the desert close to Arbi We woke up to a wonderful sunrise all alone in the large expanse of the desert. We are truly grateful for a brand new tar road which connects Khartoum with Wadi Halfa 900km north of it. Until as recent as 1 year ago people had to cover a very rough gravel road while we are sm...