By Andy Larson

In 1962 on the peak of the Cuban missile predicament, a tender Canadian tv author and his artist buddy have been prowling the docks in Montreal looking for a munitions send headed for blockaded Cuba.
Their objective used to be to sign up as crewmen, as a primary step of their deliberate trip of event round the world.

Instead, they locate themselves signed directly to a Norwegian freighter certain for Africa.
Thus all started a trip that took them from Montreal to Capetown South Africa, and at last by means of jeep
through 13 nations of colonial Africa to Cairo, and directly to thirty different international locations.

On the best way, they force via nations in turmoil, stroll into the center of a rebellion, commute to distant destinations, meet attention-grabbing tribes, sleep at the flooring, get chased through elephants, try to climb Kilimanjaro, and camp at the Serengeti Plains through the nice animal migrations. Falling in love with Africa, its' peoples, its' animals, its' outstanding surroundings, and interesting cultures, makes an enticing story, as urban boys from the Canadian prairies speak their approach via border controls as they head north at the hardest direction they could locate, in a battered jeep and with little money.

Show description

Read or Download African Wanderlust PDF

Best adventurer & explorer biographies books

Peter Fraser's More Curious than Cautious: A Survivor's Adventure Through PDF

Rmchair tourists get cozy. this isn't a vacationer advisor publication! subscribe to the team of a luxurious schooner for a week cruise to Tahiti. See how existence rather used to be on either the excessive Islands and the unique Atolls. Is it fairly the nearest factor to Paradise on the earth? might be! Come alongside to unknown Samoa traveling villagers who stay in thatch huts, and welcome us with a call for participation to "chow.

SoloMan: Alone at sea with God and Social Security - download pdf or read online

“The moon is complete, yet a heavy cloud conceal from the demise typhoon and the lingering rain limits my visibility. My headlamp mild is instantly swallowed up within the darkness. The regular beam of sunshine from the within reach lighthouse sweeps over a cataclysmic sight. it really is slowly commencing to sink in that this bankruptcy of my existence is coming to a violent finish.

Read e-book online Los Brito: Una Familia de Migrantes (Spanish Edition) PDF

Los Brito, una hermosa narración de anécdotas y aventuras de una familia de las provincias de Guerrero y Michoacán, en su trayectoria a los angeles Ciudad de México y hasta diferentes ciudades de los Estados Unidos. Abel Brito y Guadalupe se conocen en l. a. década de 1920 y fundan esta familia que busca superar las complicaciones y se maravilla con los cambios tecnológicos entre los angeles vida rural y las grandes ciudades.

DEALING WITH DESIRE: An Achiever's Memoirs by Sitasaran Singh PDF

Sitasaran Singh. .. Yup, that is my identify and this can be my memoir. Now that you've got picked up this e-book, became it over, and are examining this blurb, i suppose both the identify or the canopy of the e-book has attracted you. Or is it me? i'm really not a rare individual - nor a VIP according to se. i'm a normal previous guy with a rare tale.

Additional resources for African Wanderlust

Sample text

Download PDF sample

African Wanderlust by Andy Larson


by Thomas
4.5

Rated 4.40 of 5 – based on 22 votes