Corinthia Hotel Khartoum
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HOLEY MOLEY! I am not sure where to start, but to let you know that Stage 1 is completed, the adventure has begun and I am really now beginning to find my groove!!
We have been riding for about 3 weeks now and we have just arrived at our third rest day in Khartoum. We have ridden about 2000kms already and the riding intensity has been …
... simply to shout, struggle and fight until the boat was filled to capacity. Nine hours later we were ready to cast off.
Most of the passengers were excited Sudanese men travelling home to their families and lovable in an instant with their warm, iron handshakes. I spent the night chatting with randomers like they were old friends, enjoying conversation under the stars which for a change, wasnt small talk. It was the happiest journey in any machine ...
... vodka and lemonade in Sudan! Hehe! We left at 10am thus morning and drove through the desert to the Muroe Pyramids. Unfortunately the walking up the sand dunes with chronic stomach pains wasn't going to happen but we go back in the morning so fingers crossed I'll be up to it. On a more positive note it's very excellent to be camping in the Nubian Desert! Ps Amy this would be your idea of hell, sand ...
left for Sudan on the 30th May. Surprisingly hilly until just before the border ( Ethiopia - Sudan) but once into Sudan it was as flat as. And the land just got more and more barren. Well I say barren but the rainy season hasn't started there yet. I believe however the land must be harvested as some stage of each year ( if there is rain) as there were huge herds of cows and goats and they have to ...
... bringing all the holy Muslim to planet Allah.. and I was singing all the time the song from Babylon Zoo: spaceman, always wanted you to go into space land... and also the sond from the Beasty Boys: Intergalactic planetary, planetary intergalactic..yarra, don't know why I had really crazy thinkings those days and speaking quite a lot to myself, maybe cause I did not meet many friends there and was always alone except for a cat that always came to ...
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