Davey O'Hare in a safe place on #9 Zambezi River - Zambia
Two of the worlds most impressive rivers are found in
In the beginning the drive was beautiful and paved nicely, going up into Ugandan hills until we reached the terraced hillsides of
For most of the next 4 days our sturdy Toyota Hilux was holding its own in full time 4x4 as road became legendary with stunning scenery, steep rock crawls, and nasty deep mud pools. As we climbed up and over one small mountain range, we got introduced to the meaning of "the wet season" as mother Africa decided to send a crazy tropical rain storm our way… as if we didn’t have enough to worry about. As with most storms here in Africa when it rains, it rains with authority and our road became a small river in a matter of minutes.
After a low point of thinking we would be stuck forever in the African outback, the road began to improve during our final push to the Zambian border. On our way we crossed the
With the immediate possibility of the
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