What does it take to drive between South Africa and Kenya in a more than 50-year-old vehicle? It helps if you’re doing it for a good cause, you have a sense of adventure and you’re prepared to get your hands dirty. Of course, it also doesn’t hurt if people love your expedition vehicle, a 1971 Kombi. The winners of the first Africa Rally share overlanding lessons and highlights from the route.
Buy the new Traveller’s Atlas Southern Africa from the T4A online shop by 30 June 2022 and stand to win two places on a trip to Botswana to see in the new year. Hosted by Ultimate Adventures, the Ultimate Botswana Adventure will take you to three of the country’s most iconic wildlife destinations.
Keen overlander Anton Poplett decided to use his vehicle to make a difference. The result? 4×4 Out Far, an initiative that takes vision testing to rural communities. He tells Tracks4Africa about his work in the field.