We had barely known each other for a day when I realized I knew just the perfect birthday present for Gav. Sitting by a fire on a campsite in Tarifa we agreed that bringing a hammock on the trip around
Doing it the smart way I've said it before, and I'll say it again: I love my smart phone. However, before the trip I had decided that Africa wasn't the right continent for a device with a touch screen and a battery that could barely survive for one day. I had also decided that getting a travel SIM would connect me to friends and family regardless of where I was. How wrong I was!
November 5, 2011 - After the border (and the land mines) Latitude: N 21°/ Longitude: W 16°/ Altitude: 74m The desert looks different in Mauritania: more scrubs but also more dunes, colors ranging from bright white to yellow. November 7, 2011 - Outside