The View Ahead

A collection of images of the view ahead from our motorbikes whilst we travelled across Africa, from Edinburgh to Cape Town. 

 A cold start to the journey across a snow covered Europe.

A cold start to the journey across a snow covered Europe.

 The sun sets in the White Desert of the Sahara, Egypt.

The sun sets in the White Desert of the Sahara, Egypt.

 In search of the Meroe Pyramids, Sudan.

In search of the Meroe Pyramids, Sudan.

 Kids and their donkey haul water into the town of Kassala, Sudan.

Kids and their donkey haul water into the town of Kassala, Sudan.

 Heading towards the Eritrea border in Sudan.

Heading towards the Eritrea border in Sudan.

 Gridlock in the Tigray hills in Northern Ethiopia.

Gridlock in the Tigray hills in Northern Ethiopia.

 Camel trains on our descent into the Danakil Depression in Ethiopia.

Camel trains on our descent into the Danakil Depression in Ethiopia.

 Dusty villages of the Afar people in the Danakil Depression in Ethiopia.

Dusty villages of the Afar people in the Danakil Depression in Ethiopia.

 Desert warp speed, Ethiopia.

Desert warp speed, Ethiopia.

 One less truck to dodge whilst in Ethiopia.

One less truck to dodge whilst in Ethiopia.

 Scottish convoy, Ethiopia.

Scottish convoy, Ethiopia.

 A tribesman lets his wife and daughter struggle with their heavy load from the market, Ethiopia

A tribesman lets his wife and daughter struggle with their heavy load from the market, Ethiopia

 The Turkana people of North West Kenya.

The Turkana people of North West Kenya.

 Picking the smoothest route south in Kenya.

Picking the smoothest route south in Kenya.

 The village chief greets us and get us to sign the villages guest book as we arrive in the small village of Namasale, Uganda.

The village chief greets us and get us to sign the villages guest book as we arrive in the small village of Namasale, Uganda.

 The rains start in Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda.

The rains start in Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda.

 Locals hitch a ride up the rolling hills of Burundi.

Locals hitch a ride up the rolling hills of Burundi.

 A river ferry take us across the Malagarassi River in Tanzania.

A river ferry take us across the Malagarassi River in Tanzania.

 Out of the salt pans and into the open dry grassland of Botswana.

Out of the salt pans and into the open dry grassland of Botswana.

 Sandy trails in North West Namibia.

Sandy trails in North West Namibia.

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