Africa

Posts from our visits to the world’s second largest continent, including Morocco and South Africa.

Big 5 Safari at Kapama Game Reserve

“What animal is everyone looking forward to seeing the most?” “Lion!”, someone yelled. “Cheetah!”, called out someone else. As our guide made his way…

I’m Going on Safari in South Africa

Whilst Neil has always talked of following in Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman’s tyre tracks and riding from London to Cape Town overland, I’ve never really been interested in…

Morocco By Motorcycle, A-Z

A Agadir: Morocco’s own resort town. It’s best known for it’s beaches but unless you plan on chilling in your resort all day there isn’t much else…

Meh, it’s Marrakech

After visiting Istanbul earlier in the year we were prepared for the crazy that is Marrakech. We knew it was going to be busy,…

Postcards From: Chefchaouen, Morocco

Chilling beneath the peaks of the Rif Mountains in northern Morocco is the perfect example of an artsy mountain village – Chefchaouen. Perhaps the…

Cats of Morocco

Cats. There’s something about them that often forces me to stop mid conversation and announce to whoever is present; whether they’re interested or not,…

When Henna Hand Ninjas Attack

When researching Marrakech, several guide books and bloggers cautioned us about the sneaky sales people in the city’s main square. Watch out for the…

First Impressions: Morocco

It’s only been seven days since the boys set foot and bike in Morocco but it feels like months of touring. So many miles…