Today’s shout out goes to ©Kelly Kettle – thanks for your support on the River Gambia Expedition!


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Helen – ‘we LOVE our Kelly Kettle!’ – Senegal, West Africa © Jason Florio

 

‘River Gambia Expedition 2012 – 1000km source to sea Africa odyssey’  team thanks all our product sponsors, backers and collaborators for all their unprecedented support and product donations. We are extremely grateful and thankful.

Today’s shout out goes to Kelly Kettle – this little beauty was a life saver…we Brits love our tea! Also, because you can burn any old bits of dry twigs and grass to boil the water it meant that this time, we didn’t have to use kembo (charcoal – from trees which more all too often purposely chopped down for burning) – used all the time in West Africa to make fires.

In the future, our expedition gear check list will not be complete without a Kelly Kettle!

Check these guys out – Kelly Kettle

Kelly Kettle

‘Kelly Kettle® essential Camping equipment for the Outdoors. [for Scouts, Fishing, Picnics, Disaster Kits, etc. Order yours now!] Kelly Kettle … and West Africa adventures too! Thanks Patrick and Seamus Kelly for all your support for the River Gambia Expedition – we’re not quite sure what we would have done without our tea!

More ‘shout outs’ to come, for everyone else who backed us with product. Such as…

Mega thanks!

The Florios

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About River Gambia Expedition 2012

Jason Florio, FRGS: award-winning photojournalist. Helen Jones-Florio: expedition & photography producer. 2009: The couple co-led the West Africa expedition 'A Short Walk in the Gambian Bush - a 930km African odyssey' - the first circumnavigation of the small West African country, by foot, with two donkeys and a cart. Resulting in the award-winning series of portraits of Gambian village chiefs (Alkalo's) www.floriophoto.com (under 'Projects') http://930kmafricanodyssey.tumblr.com/ 2012-13: The couple co-led their second West Africa expedition - 'River Gambia Expedition - 1000km source-sea Africa odyssey' over-landing for 400km and canoeing the River Gambia for 720km https://rivergambiaexpedition2012.wordpress.com
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2 Responses to Today’s shout out goes to ©Kelly Kettle – thanks for your support on the River Gambia Expedition!

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