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West coast route in part, and back?

Hi folks

My wife and I are currently in Morocco about to head south in our camper, and have a couple of questions if anyone can help please?!

We've decided to have an open plan regarding how far we get, but won't enter Nigeria, so Mauri, Senegal, The Gambia, Mali, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Togo, Benin, maybe Niger, and back perhaps without Senegal.

We have to be back in Europe with the vehicle 1st August.

Can anyone foresee visa problems for the return? Do any of the above issue double entry that would cover a few months overall?

I know many have travelled all the way down to South Africa and more in this time frame, but if we spend all of it having a great time and only get as far as Senegal that is fine with us.

Does anyone think current problems in the region (which seem minimal where we are aiming for) are likely to make the return harder/impossible?

And perhaps most importantly of all, do I have to consume all my single malt before Mauritainia? All things are possible, but there won't be many early starts if I have to!!!

Thanks in advance!!

Jason

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