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The trees in #WestAfrica get pretty big! Great photo from passenger Gary Potter as our #Overland group camped for the night by a set of #Waterfalls #TTOT #Travel #Roundtheworld #Africa
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Friends of Conakry Refugee School, who we will visit on our next Freetown to Dakar trip, ensure that refugee families in Conakry are able to access a good education for their children.They are raising funds to enable 500 students to gain computer skills that will enhance their learning experience and employability.
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You can help support the fantastic work they do, too. They are collecting donations through Crowd Funder http://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/Computers-4-Conakry
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A true #Overland #Travel #Adventure in #WestAfrica (she did make it through!)
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Turn up the volume! Here's the latest #Travel #Video from our #Overland #Tours in #WestAfrica as our #Accra to #Freetown group got to witness an incredible stilt dance ceremony in #IvoryCoast . A truly fantastic performance set against the tropical rainforest and surrounding mountains! Stilt Dance Ceremony, Ivory Coast: Overlanding West Africa
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So true Mieke!
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Fascinating interactive map entitled "The New Scramble For Africa" puts things into perspective! #Africa #Business #Trade #Travel #Statistics #Politics  http://www.wdm.org.uk/new-scramble-africa-food-monsanto-syngenta-yara/
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A #Travelphoto taken by passenger Hilary Wheeler as we drove through #WestAfrica in December 2013. However the #Roads won't be that dry at the moment with rainy season starting! #Overlanding #Adventure
#Travel #Tourism #Holidays #SierraLeone #Africa #TTOT
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#Gurunsi #Houses in #BurkinaFaso #WestAfrica which we see on our #Overland #Adventure #Travel trips, they're something special! Great photo from Margaret Courtney Clarke!
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Any good at balancing?! Great photo from Global African Development! #Africa #Skillsforlife #Travel #Culture #Adventure
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wow,amazing.
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Simon took this great photo of #Goree #Island #Dakar #Senegal last year. It captures the beautiful setting so well!
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there I wish to live :)
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Watch this short video of Aminah driving through the Ivorian jungle as she comes across a broken down logging truck! It's one of the most beautiful drives of the entire journey between Senegal and Ghana taking in traditional villages, bamboo forests and views of Mount Nimba!
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I love to drive into the jungle with my jungle car. When i have a break down or whatever u meet people who give a hand or just invite u for a chat, tea or diner and move on.
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#Competition time! Who has the best #Beard Issac (left) or Arnold (right)? Great photo from #Ghana #Africa on our #Overland #Adventure #Travel #Tours #Roundtheworld #TTOT
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Those eccentric beards must be difficult to keep clean.
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Overland Trip Leaders/Drivers/Mechanics
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Taking people to the more challenging destinations in West Africa in our custom built overland truck
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  • Overlanding West Africa
    2010 - present
  • Overlanding West Africa
    Trip Leaders
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West Africa
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Piaqua, Crowcroft Road, Nedging Tye, Ipswich, IP7 7HR, UK
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Exploratory overland adventure trips in West Africa
Introduction
Overlanding West Africa is a tour company specialising in overland adventure trips in West Africa. Please visit www.overlandingwestafrica.com for more information.
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We run five trips a year in West Africa: 1. Dakar to Freetown 2. Freetown to Ouagadougou (inc Liberia) 3. Ouagadougou to Accra 4. Accra to Freetown 5. Freetown to Dakar.. So if you are interested in travelling through Senegal, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso, Benin, Togo, and Ghana, then get intouch with us via our website
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