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Cycling to South Africa, seeking company

Old 04-27-16, 02:28 PM
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Cycling to South Africa, seeking company

I've been dreaming for a long time about going cycling from my hometown in Sweden to Cape Town, and after my former cycling companion reached the Cape of Good Hope recently, I started seriously considering departing on the same trip in august/september. I'm looking for someone who would like to come with me.

I'm a 29 years old male from Sweden, and I've done a lot of bike touring before, though only within Europe. Last summer I went from my hometown to Istanbul, and the summer before to Gibraltar.

I've been thinking of taking the same route as my former cycling companion - taking a flight from Athens to Cairo, and from there go through Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia and South Africa. But of course this can be discussed.

Write me back if it sounds interesting, I look forward to a great adventure
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Huh! Did you see this?

https://www.bikeforums.net/touring/10...cape-town.html

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Yes, I saw that thread. We were in touch, but decided not to go together, so I'm still looking for someone to go with.
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I'm planning on riding with the Tour de Afrique in the future. That said, I would be extremely interested in you and your friend's experiences and planning of an unsupported tour through Africa.
I admit to having concerns about visa hassle and security.
I have a Swedish passport.
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