Behind the Rope

January 10, 2016 – The start date on the Ethiopian visas we’d already applied for and brought from home was approaching, meaning the time had come to leave Sudan. We had mixed feelings. We were looking forward to a new country and the next stage of our journey but sorry to leave Sudan where we’d … More Behind the Rope

Hello Africa

December 29, 2015 – Christmas miracles do happen. On Dec. 22 as we drifted down the Nile on a felucca (sailboat) we hadn’t gotten very far from Aswan when we saw our friend Ahmed running down the riverbank towards us shouting ‘Your visas are here!’. We scrambled off the boat and into a taxi and … More Hello Africa