Day 308: I’m On The Truck

https://www.thehornseys.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/DSC09566_thumb.jpg

Mon. 17th June 2013 It took three attempts to find my phone to silence the alarm at 5:30 this morning. Even after I have lifted my eye mask, it is still dark outside and the phone is not as close …

Posted in Africa, RTW Trip, Zambia | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Day 307: Basic Living

https://www.thehornseys.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/DSC04585_thumb.jpg

Sun. 16th June 2013 Time means nothing when camping, otherwise all these 5:30am alarms would be depressing. Instead we are having early nights to compensate and try to get our seven to eight hours sleep a night. One advantage of …

Posted in Africa, RTW Trip, Zambia | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Day 306: On The Move Again

https://www.thehornseys.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/DSC09497_thumb.jpg

Sat. 15th June 2013 It was a relatively easy start to the morning. We slept pretty well – a little cold and definitely grateful for the blanket we bought to go on top of our sleeping bags. This camping is …

Posted in Africa, RTW Trip, Zambia | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Day 305: Camping – Day One

https://www.thehornseys.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/DSC09493_thumb.jpg

Fri. June 14th 2013 Well we survived our night in the fixed tent with proper beds and have a strategy for only having essential items in our two man ten for the next ten nights. After breakfast we meet up …

Posted in Africa, RTW Trip, Zambia | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Day 304: Ready To Move On

https://www.thehornseys.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/DSC09481_thumb.jpg

Thur. 13th June 2013 We’re not sorry to be saying goodbye to the Mosi-o-Tunya Executive Lodge today. It may not be the worst hotel we’ve stayed in but we are hard pushed to say what is further down our list …

Posted in Africa, RTW Trip, Zambia | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Day 303: Feeling The Spray

https://www.thehornseys.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/DSC04478_thumb.jpg

Wed. 12th June 2013 In the interests of taking photos of Dave on his microlight flight, I forgo my lie in and we set off at 6:30am pre breakfast to the airdrome. There were two microlights, engines running and ready …

Posted in Africa, RTW Trip, Zambia | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Day 302: Back In Time

https://www.thehornseys.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/DSC04419-2_thumb.jpg

Tue. 11th June 2013 We have a mission today and we are a bit more worried about it than we thought we would be. We need to buy a pair of sleeping bags as our Acacia trip that will take …

Posted in Africa, RTW Trip, Zambia | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Day 301: No More Luxury For A While

https://www.thehornseys.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/DSC09424_thumb.jpg

Mon. 10th June 2013 From our hotel, Zambezi Sun, we get free entry to the falls and with the light this morning being completely different to that at sunset last night we decide to have one last visit before we …

Posted in Africa, RTW Trip, Zambia | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Day 300: On The Border

https://www.thehornseys.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/DSC09374_thumb.jpg

Sun. 9th June 2013 It’s not just the days that tick by relentlessly – 300 days seemed to be an awfully long time when we were setting off. Like trying to think about Christmas at the end of February, we …

Posted in Africa, RTW Trip, Zambia | Tagged , | Leave a comment