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Jason Florio – new images from the River Gambia Expedition, West Africa

To view more of Florio’s latest body of work, taken whilst on the River Gambia Expedition, please visit his website: floriophoto.com Advertisements

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Jason Florio photograph’s the boy in the fur coat – The Gambia, West Africa

Diagabou village, The Gambia, West Africa This little boy in the fur coat was the son of alkalo Bakary Dabo, the village chief. On the morning we were leaving, he had followed  Florio and Ebou, when they returned from the … Continue reading

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A woman’s fight for her right to paddle…on the River Gambia, Senegal, West Africa

17th December: Sila Kounda – Djinji, Senegal. 26.06km “This paddle is mine – look it’s even got my name on it!“. And that’s exactly what I had to do – write my name on the bloody thing! Ok…so this side … Continue reading

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

  ‘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 … Continue reading

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Camping on the roof of the village chief’s compound, Sila Kounda, Senegal, West Africa

Sunday December 16th – Sila Kounda, Senegal – 21.45km I’m going to skip back a day or two, from our first major hippo encounter, to when we arrived at the village of Sila Kounda, paddling the canoes from our initial … Continue reading

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Want one of adventurer and author – ‘The World’s Most Dangerous Places’ – Robert Young Pelton’s DPx Gear Knives?

PLEDGE MADE – NO LONGER AVAILABLE: Knife#1 – ‘DPx Gear redefined the term “survival knife” with the DPx H•E•S•T. Now the Hostile Environment Field Tool takes our survival concept bigger, harder and longer.  The DPx HEST has a stouter, bolder, … Continue reading

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DPx Knives offer – from adventurer and author, Robert Young Pelton…first come, first served!

Very shortly, we’ll be posting a fantastic offer…we’ll have just three DPx Gear knives to exchange for donations/pledges to our Kickstarter campaign. World adventurer, author and River Gambia Expedition collaborator (meet the team), Robert Young Pelton’s knives are second to … Continue reading

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