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Update: Happy New Year from Basse, The Gambia, West Africa-River Gambia Expedition!

Happy New Year!! We have been unable to get internet connection for over two weeks and this connection in Basse, The Gambia, is frustratingly too slow to upload any images – we have so many to share + road and … Continue reading

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Building the 811 Ally 16.5′ canoe for the first time with our Gambian team – Kartong, The Gambia, West Africa

We got the whole River Gambia Expedition team together the other day, here in at Sandele Eco Retreat, near the village of Kartong – which is right on the beach and the Atlantic Ocean. – where we are staying as … Continue reading

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The Florios’ Canoe Training – for our West Africa River Gambia Expedition

Sunday 9th September 2012: Betwixt all the full-on River Gambia Expedition pre-planning we also have to squeeze in some time on the water, with our ‘811 16.5′ Ally Canoe’ (one of two that we need – we are still working … Continue reading

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Travel Plans Update: The River Gambia Expedition 2012 – things are falling into place and our leaving date for West Africa is in sight. At last.

Just to keep you all updated on our progress…plans are falling onto place, ‘domading, domading’ (Mandinka for slowly, slowly), for our pending departure down to West Africa – and to begin the River Gambia Expedition 2012 proper. Once down there, … Continue reading

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