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Khartoum – safer than you’d imagine

During the recent survey period I managed to only visit two new countries (booo!). With only 34 left out of 196 this is hardly surprising but what was surprising was that I managed to get there at all. I had … Continue reading

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Wrapped in cotton wool

I now find myself in Karachi, the largest city in Pakistan. Situated in the south of the country, facing the Arabian Sea, it has a population of over 13 million. Not only is it the largest but it’s also the fastest growing … Continue reading

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The Gambia – finding peace in West Africa

I’m back on the road and in The Gambia on the coast of West Africa where the current temperature is a rather uncomfortable 39 degrees centigrade but at least it’s not raining like it is back home in London. Independent … Continue reading

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