Ghana 🇬🇭

Transafrica 2018 | Accra, Ghana | Gold Coast | Jamestown | Cape Coast Castle | Slave Trad

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Transafrica 2018 STOP 12 May 16, 2018 Lomé – Accra Flight distance: 106 nmHours in the air: 0.36 The Gold Coast of West Africa Having reached West Africa means short flights from now on until flying back to Europe. This one took us over the Gold Coast […]

Togo 🇹🇬

Transafrica 2018 | Lomé, Togo | Melting Cultures African Style

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Transafrica 2018 STOP 11 May 14, 2018 Lagos – Lomé Flight distance: 141 nmHours in the air: 0.36 Melting Cultures African Style Lagos would not let us go this easy. First endless 30 minutes for like 3 kilometers to the nearby airport and then the handler was […]

Nigeria 🇳🇬

Transafrica 2018 | Lagos, Nigeria | Africas giant | Mega City | BIG Cola

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Transafrica 2018 STOP 10 May 13, 2018 N’Djamena – Lagos Flight distance: 784 nmHours in the air: 3.30 Africas giant We woke up to clearer weather and took the ride to the airport as a last opportunity for some sightseeing stops before we got swiftly in the […]

Chad 🇹🇩

Transafrica 2018 | N’Djamena, Chad | Link between Sahel and rain forests

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Transafrica 2018 STOP 9 May 12, 2018 Bangui – N’Djamena Flight distance: 540 nmHours in the air: 2.40 From green forests to the Sahel We left Bangui during rainy conditions which made urban street life look even rougher. So we flew a couple of hours north from […]

Central African Republic (CAR) 🇨🇫

Transafrica 2018 | Bangui, Central African Republic (CAR) | Congo river | UN mission | huge untouched rain forests

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Transafrica 2018 STOP 8 May 11, 2018 Brazzaville – Bangui Flight distance: 594 nmHours in the air: 2.30 Genuine and rough Africa For starters, we (our plane) got inspected for the first time. Little did the inspector know that Tom is one as well! So it turned […]

Congo 🇨🇬

Transafrica 2018 | Brazzavile, Congo | Congo river | Equator

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Transafrica 2018 STOP 7 May 10, 2018 Kigali – Brazzaville Flight distance: 937 nmHours in the air: 4.05 Congo – two nations apart Leaving Kigali was swift and easy, the culprit from Monday wisely decided not to show up anymore, probably better for him. Our flight was […]

Rwanda 🇷🇼

Transafrica 2018 | Volcanoes N.P., Rwanda | mountain gorillas | Africas financial hub

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Transafrica 2018 STOP 6 May 8, 2018 Bujumbura – Kigali Flight distance: 96 nmHours in the air: 0.55 The Switzerland of Africa We did regret a bit the ultra short stay in Bujumbura getting up Monday morning, yet little did we know what was to come. To […]

Burundi 🇧🇮

Transafrica 2018 | Bujumbura, Burundi | cool and clean nation in Central Africa

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Transafrica 2018 STOP 5 May 6, 2018 Hargeisa – Addis Ababa – Bujumbura Flight distance: 1439 nmHours in the air: 6.15 Cool and clean nation in Central Africa Like almost anywhere on this planet we were reminded again of regional animosities. So the Kenyans don’t have it […]

Somaliland

Transafrica 2018 | Hargeisa, Somaliland | new nation in the making

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Transafrica 2018 STOP 4 May 4, 2018 Djibouti – Hargeisa Flight distance: 134 nmHours in the air: 0.47 Refreshing glimpse of new nation in the making What a nice and warm welcome to this new nation. Everybody is very curious and friendly, no hassling at all even […]

Djibouti 🇩🇯

Transafrica 2018 | Djibouti | Horn of Africa

Alficionado ♡ treasuring the good sides of life Transafrica 2018 STOP 3 May 2, 2018 Tel Aviv – Cairo – Djibouti Flight distance: 1917 nmHours in the air: 8.00 Relaxing in Djibouti after Eritrean refusal We were in good spirits and within perfect timing as a result of professional handling in Tel Aviv. Then the […]