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.

emmer

emmer

Today we have to drive about 200km’s , that’s quite a distance with these hills.

After a few km´s Dirk-jan is stopped by the police, 14km’s too fast. That’s gonna cost you 30.000 shilling.. @*((^$#)(

bon

bon

With these hills the Ford needs to cool down, so we stop for a while.

In front of us is a big loaded truck in troubles, the have quite a big job to get it running again.

vrachtwagen

vrachtwagen

After a few kilometers it gets less steep and is more easy to ride for the Ford.

glooiend

glooiend

A man on a bicycle runs downhill with 4 full cans of water. He goes 45km per hour, amazing!

fietser

fietser

When we stop under a tree to get some lunch, a few children come to us, Inge gets a Frisbee and we throw some with them. Real fun.

frisbee

frisbee

After lunch Inge takes the wheel of the LandRover, and we are stopped by a roadblock.

Lots of business here, we buy some fruits

roadblock

roadblock

bananen

bananen

Since Inge is behind the wheel, we ride a lot offroad, she runs it like she never did something else before.

ingeoffroad

ingeoffroad

Around five we arrive at ‘The old farm house’.

Time for a cold beer, since this journey Trudy drinks it also!

Cheers ma!

T-(ford)bone steak for meal, what more do you want..

biertrudy

biertrudy

steaktrudy

steaktrudy

177k´s today, tomorrow we have a rest day.

DJ en Inge

This entry was posted in Africa, news, reisverslag, Tanzania. Bookmark the permalink.

One Response to October 8th – day 109

  1. Tiny Tol says:

    Hoi Inge,DJ,Dirk en Trudie,ik merk al dat jullie heerlijk eten hebben gehad,Inge haar favoriete kost.
    leuke stukjes schrijven jullie,en mooie plaatjes erbij
    groetjes xxxxx Tiny

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *