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Photo by Michael Jordan, enjoying a meal at sunset, Zangskar Valley, India

I haven't been everywhere...
but it's on my list!


Photo by Michael Jordan
enjoying a meal at sunset,
Zangskar Valley, India



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My Africa West Coast Vid

I was just re-watching my Africa by Motorbike vid on YouTube and realised I haven't shared it. It's 6 years old now, but I hope you enjoy it.
https://youtu.be/rj9EgFt3hPw
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I've enjoyed it, thank you. It was great to see burkina faso and Congo from your point of view. I really like it and I hope that I will someday travel to Africa.

Oh last, but not least - you did a pretty good job with filming. Congrats!
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WoW! What a great video and travel thanks for sharing to all of us dreaming of leaving for Africa!!!
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Nice video.... Takes me back
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Africa West Coast Vid

Excellent video !

Thanks for sharing
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