November 19th – day 151

Monday 19 November

At the campsite there is also “Das rollende hotel”.

It is a big bus, with a trailer behind it, with 34 sleeping places in it!

Each window is a bed. They are making a round tour of 43 days with 28 people, most of them are German.

rolling hotel

rolling hotel

 

Matthias joins this tour and gives a donation for SOS.

donation Matthias

donation Matthias

 

 

Dirk searches the spare lightbulbs for the Ford, he checks the LandRover magazine, but without any result. Finally he finds them at the back of the Ford..

 

spare lamps

spare lamps

 

At 10 we leave, beautiful roads again.

 

on the road1

on the road1

 

According to Dirk, the front crankshaft bearing makes more noise today. Dirk-jan joins him in the Ford to listen to the engine.

 

Dirk+DJ

Dirk+DJ

 

Dirk-jan thinks it is not worse than the days before, so we drive along.

 

nice road

nice road

 

Inge joins Dirk-jan in the model T to have some wind in the hairs.

 

on the road2

on the road2

 

Some parts are very steep, up to 2000m sometimes.

 

steep hill

steep hill

 

Every morning a lot of stuff has to be put in the car, in the morning the backseat of the LandRover is quite organised, but during the day it’s getting worse..

 

back seat

back seat

 

 

At 17.45 we arrive in Cathcart.

We sleep at Jennifers Backpackersplace, we can use the kitchen and one sleeping room for free. No big tent building today.

camp

camp

Today we drove 297 km.

Tomorrow we go further to the IndianOcean.

 

DJ en Inge

 

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