How to travel overland from Guyana to Suriname
Sunday, 09 April 2023 / Published in America, Destinations
While flying between Guyana and Suriname is expensive, traveling overland is cheaper, more interesting, and fun. Here I tell you how to cross from Guyana to Suriname overland or vice versa. Even though this is one of the easiest and safest borders I’ve crossed outside the European Union, there are only a few articles about
Tiwai Island in Sierra Leone
Friday, 17 March 2023 / Published in Africa, Destinations
Travelling from Guinea to Sierra Leone by ferry has never been easier with the ferry connecting Conakry and Freetown. Here’s everything you need to know about it. Some weeks ago, I finished a road trip to West Africa. Although the entire experience was one of the best I have had, there were sections of the
Landscape between DRC and Burundi - crossing Burundi overland
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Monday, 28 November 2022 / Published in Africa, Destinations
Whether you come from Uganda, Rwanda, DRC, or Tanzania, there are many ways to travel to Burundi overland.  Nestled in the heart of East Africa, Burundi may be a small country by African standards, but it has so much to offer to the enterprising traveller. Rich in culture and tradition, it is known for its
How to cross overland the border between Rwanda and DR Congo
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Friday, 07 October 2022 / Published in Africa, Destinations
Planning to cross the border between Rwanda and DR Congo and visit the gorillas of Virunga or Kahuzi Biega? Don’t worry. We got you covered.  Despite recent political unrest, The Democratic Republic of Congo remains one of the jewels in the crown of central Africa. Its breathtaking scenery offers a variety of wondrous experiences, such
Crossing overland between Kenya, Uganda, and Rwanda: a complete guide
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Monday, 13 June 2022 / Published in Africa, Destinations
With security and tourism increasing yearly in East Africa, here is a simple guide on crossing overland Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda. Visiting Kenya, Uganda, or Rwanda as a backpacker has never been easier than now. Increasing infrastructure, a more significant traveling culture, better security, and more accessibility has turned East Africa into one of the
cars at the somaliland border - crossing Djibouti Somaliland border
Tuesday, 12 January 2021 / Published in Africa, Destinations
I crossed one of the most remote land borders in the world, the Djibouti – Somaliland border. It was easy and fast, but way less comfortable than I though. “It’s Somaliland, not Somalia!” This was the most common misconception I had to explain while I was talking about my journey around the Horn of Africa