For adventurers and Africa lovers, overlanding is a passion. So what role does it play as we grapple with the Covid-19 pandemic? Expedition specialist Paul Marsh shares his insights. By Magriet Kruger
While travel is limited, we’re tripping through our albums and memories – and we’d love to see yours. Take part in the Tracks4Africa Overlanding Challenge and share your pictures and experiences to help others plan their own adventures. Continue reading T4A Overlanding Challenge: A trip down memory lane
In Europe motor homes are extremely popular and in Oz grey nomads are a common sight on the road. In Africa big overland trucks are mostly used by tour operators for group travel and for solo travellers 4WD vehicles (pick-ups with custom-built canopies, Land Cruisers or Land Rovers) with or without off-road trailers are most common. However, it appears that the motor home is slowly but surely also becoming a popular African overlanding vehicle. Continue reading Are the grey nomads invading Africa?