Bags are packed and I am ready to go. Tomorrow morning we take off from the hotel in a “convoy” and start cycling. It will be nice to be on the road and in regular cycling rhythm. This morning I … Continue reading
I have arrived at our departure hotel, the Cataract Pyramids Resort. Last night I met up with many of the riders. Still not learning everyones names (keep asking a few times), but nice to meet up. As it has been … Continue reading
After two and a half hours at the Sudan Embassy, I think I am a little closer to a visa to Sudan. We started early and walked over to the main road near the Nile River. The idea was to … Continue reading
Made it to Cairo after a long three hop flight. The bike is still in the box, but tomorrow adventure will be taking it out and making sure all is ok. The bike box doesn’t look too beat up, though … Continue reading
Today the visa expediter (VisaHQ.com) returned my passport via FedEX. As seen below, there was no visa attached and no explanation of why this visa was not issued (I later was told that they were still waiting for approval from … Continue reading
Bought a plane ticket to Cairo. Plan is to arrive on 5th of January. This gives a few days to get everything in place, look around and perhaps make a ride from Alexandria to Cairo.