Category Archives: Swaziland

Slowly out of Swaziland

To get to Mozambique we needed to pass the Lumbombo mountains. We knew that we will have to pass a mountain but were not prepared for the wind. The Chameleon also had a journey of his own but he or … Continue reading

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In the Hlane Nationalpark

It was a nice break from cycling for just half a day to visit Hlane Game Reserve. Looking at these majestic beasts which are said to be related to the Dinosaurs is amazing. The Rhino is an endangered species and … Continue reading

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Beware!!!

The sign board saying “Cyclists and Pedestrians beware of  Lion and Elephants ” was quite hidden from the long grass and I wonder why no has cleared the overgrowth. We laughed about it but then again  we still had another … Continue reading

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In the land of Giraffes

Being so close to these graceful beasts is wonderful. We are always cautious as these animals are used to seeing 4 by 4 wheel vehicles but not Koga Miyata bikes loaded with all our gear. The Giraffes posed for us … Continue reading

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Sawubona!

Sawubona! Is all that we hear which is hallo! The people are excited to see the three Musketeers cycling in their villages.  This is our first day in Swaziland and we are full of questions about country life and how … Continue reading

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Rural Swaziland

We spent the night in Lavumisa as our bodies had taken a battering and needed some soul healing. We spoke to the local town clerk and a few of his officials to help us get our bearing straight on which … Continue reading

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Affected by HIV/AIDS in Swaziland

According to the U.N report Swaziland is reported to have the highest rate in the world at 25%. On highway signs, billboards, walls and posters the red ribbon is clearly visible for all to see. The clinics also offer voluntary … Continue reading

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