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Offline Daffers

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Southern and Eastern Africa on 250 Hondas
« on: December 18, 2015, 08:16:04 am »
Hi guys.  We have started our African Odyssey.  We leave Durban on Saturday 20th heading for Swaziland then Mozambique.  Anyone  any thoughts on  accommodation especially  over Xmas.   We have a tent but expect  places to be heavily booked. Look forward  to perhaps  meeting some off you enroute.
 

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Re: Southern and Eastern Africa on 250 Hondas
« Reply #1 on: December 18, 2015, 08:25:21 am »
This might help: http://campsa.co.za/
Enjoy and send us updates.  :thumleft:
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Re: Southern and Eastern Africa on 250 Hondas
« Reply #2 on: December 18, 2015, 08:27:38 am »
Enjoy man!

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Re: Southern and Eastern Africa on 250 Hondas
« Reply #3 on: December 19, 2015, 12:56:49 pm »
Thanks guys. We came down  Sani Pass,  never been  off road before. Cannot get worse ... can it?
 

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Re: Southern and Eastern Africa on 250 Hondas
« Reply #4 on: December 19, 2015, 08:28:27 pm »
Thanks guys. We came down  Sani Pass,  never been  off road before. Cannot get worse ... can it?


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If you are gonna ride southern and eastern Africa, and you gonna do some offroad, then you'll certainly have some worse surfaces. Sani is a challenge for a novice, especially coming down. It can be very intimidating. But you'll soon learn about sand, and mud, and rocks.

But keep an open mind and stay positive. Its going to be the best fun you can have with a helmet on  :ricky:
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Re: Southern and Eastern Africa on 250 Hondas
« Reply #5 on: January 13, 2016, 05:45:01 pm »
Hi everyone.  Sorry for not updating much but pretty lousy at this blog business. 
So! We are now in Malawi,  just south of Nkhotakota.  Fab trip, still hate the dirt roads!
Expected hassle from cops in Mozambique.  Nothing!!!! They laughed at and with us. Stopped in Malawi but only because they check insurance and driving licence for everyone.
Heading to Mzuzu.  Anyone  up there?
 

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Re: Southern and Eastern Africa on 250 Hondas
« Reply #6 on: January 13, 2016, 06:45:07 pm »
Hi everyone.  Sorry for not updating much but pretty lousy at this blog business. 
So! We are now in Malawi,  just south of Nkhotakota.  Fab trip, still hate the dirt roads!
Expected hassle from cops in Mozambique.  Nothing!!!! They laughed at and with us. Stopped in Malawi but only because they check insurance and driving licence for everyone.
Heading to Mzuzu.  Anyone  up there?

there might be a few locals around. Just keep your eyes peeled  :imaposer:
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Re: Southern and Eastern Africa on 250 Hondas
« Reply #7 on: January 14, 2016, 09:00:59 am »
Will do. Thanks.
Will probably need new tyres in Daresalam. Any recommendations on where to go?