Category Archives: Worked With

12 Reasons Why We Loved Mkulumadzi In Malawi

      HELLO + WELCOME as we travel from Sydney to London, crossing the length of Africa. It’s Kirsty behind the keyboard today and I have an extra special post for you from our time in Malawi.         I had never heard of MkulumadziĀ or Majete. Most often travellers to Malawi rave […]


    HELLO + WELCOME as we drive overland from Sydney to London, via East Africa, in our trusty old Landcruiser. Kirst and I are now just over a year on the road. We have covered 47000+ kilometres, spent over $9000 on diesel and snapped 22000+ photos. Although this expedition of ours has been carefully […]

Tracking Desert Rhino In Damaraland

  HELLO + WELCOME as we drive from Sydney to London via Africa. Right now we are hitting our 39,000th kilometre of the expedition. This latest story comes live from a rocky track in Damaraland, Namibia.     “I didn’t think places like this still existed in Africa”, I said to Gareth as I looked […]

Celebrating In Windhoek At The Olive Exclusive

  HELLO + WELCOME as we roll from Sydney to London, via Africa. As we go we will be sharing our experience with you. Feel free to dive on in and say ‘Hi’ in the comments below.     Driving North from the dunes of Namib-Nukluft National Park we headed towards Namibia’s capital Windhoek. We […]


  As we drive from Sydney to London, via Africa, we are sharing our expedition with you. Feel free to read on and say ‘Hi’ in the comments below. In our most recent blog post we wrote about entering the Kalahari, here we write about our experience as we headed deeper into the park. Fresh […]

KALAHARI DESERT {Part 1: Kgalagadi Lodge}

    If you think of the Kalahari Desert, what comes to mind? For Gareth and I it brings visions of heat, lions and sandy dunes. Two of these were waiting for us as we headed towards the park.     Our story begins in Uppington in South Africa. We waited it out here for […]


  NEVER before have we had such an incredible encounter with elephants than at Kariega Game Reserve.         Kariega was our first foray into private reserves in South Africa and boy did it impress. The park isĀ located in the Eastern Cape of South Africa, along the Garden Route, and stretches across ten-thousand […]