Take two trucks, an incompetent expedition leader and fifty hapless passengers. Mix with drought, disease, theft, thuggery and ignorance and you have a recipe for an overland trip like no other. Long Haul Through Africa tells the story of my disaster-prone journey through parts of the continent now closed to tourists. It is a record of an Africa on the cusp of transformation – and of individual transformation too.
What they say:
“I couldn’t put it down.” Joanne