Category Archives: Tanzania

October 14th – Day 115

In the morning Dirk has a jr. Assistant. At eight the church ceremony starts, the church is right behind our guesthouse, and all the people are walking by. They are beautiful dressed. During packing the cars, a lot of people … Continue reading

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October 13th – Day 114

Saturday 13 october After 2 days of working on the car, we hit the road again! About 140km to go. It’s a project to get the Land Rover filled with all the stuff. But after sending the website updates with … Continue reading

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October 11 and 12 – day 112 and 113

Thursday 11 and Friday 12 october Today is a day of working on the Ford, probably tomorrow also. This is because of the broken fusee yesterday, Dirk wants to check all the wheels, and change also the right fusee. The … Continue reading

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October 10th – Day 111

Wednesday 10 october Today we are going to Makambako. We leave at 10.30 am. After a few kilometres, the model T runs not good, We assumed that the re-routing of the fuel line would solve this, but unfortunately it is … Continue reading

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October 9th – Day 110

Tuesday 9 October Today is a rest day. No driving. This night we used the sleeping bags for the first time. That’s because it’s 1800m above sea level. Trudy does the laundry, the water is heated by a wood fire. … Continue reading

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October 8th – day 109

Monday 8 october In the morning the sleeping matras is flat again, that’s a mission for in the afternoon! The promised shower is not working, a bucket of hot water will do. Today we have to drive about 200km’s , … Continue reading

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October 7th- day 108

Sunday 7 october The sleepingbed, with no hole in it yesterday eve, was flat again this morning, damn… Even though was a nice quite night. After breakfast we putted the tents down, Inge suddenly sees a piece of wood jumping… … Continue reading

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October 6th – Day 107

Saturday 06 October Today we head for Mikumi, about 120km Inge’s bead seams to be flat this night, with adding 3 sleepingbags it was ‘almost’ soft enough to sleep. Before breakfast we break up the camp.   In the village … Continue reading

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October 5 – day 106

We get up early today,6:30. Now that’s vacation.. The mascotte ‘Kees’ from the Beijing to Paris trip in 2007, is mounted at the dashboard. He’s ready for it! Packing the suitcases on the roof of the LandRover is like a … Continue reading

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October 4 – day 105

Tonight at 2 o’clock the new team is arrived at the airport of Dar Es Salam. The plane arrived 45minutes early and after a call to Dirk and Trudy, 5min later they show up at the airport. Trudy is very … Continue reading

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