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Africa Safari rally is offically over


August 11, 2014. Stewball is back. Complete with lots of African dust and dirt, but also the     Cuban cigars Marco gave Ed on the rally. Doesn’t look like customs touched anything. Maybe the dirt served a purpose. Today … Continue reading

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Trouble in Beetle Land


May 31: On an earlier post (Driving at Night in Zululand) I had bragged that Stewball was doing fine. Our only problems had been a tire puncture and a hood latch to tighten. Well, that all came to an end. … Continue reading

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Bond of Brothers- and Sisters


May 29, 2014: We’re back in North Carolina and I feel empty inside. For me, it started three days before we flew home from Cape Town, parting from this group of men and women  that we shared so much hardship … Continue reading

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Preparing for Africa Rally-Ed’s perspective


On April 26, we begin our trip to Cape Town for the Classic Safari Challenge organized by Endurance Rally Association (www.endurorally.com) in England. We will drive approximately 5,000 miles (on the British side of the road) through South Africa, Swaziland, … Continue reading

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Stewball in Africa


March 23, 2013    In 2011 we drove Stewball around the world, in 2012 from N.Y. to Alaska, and in 2014, if I am reading the route correctly, we will drive through nine countries in the south of Africa, including, South Africa, Lesotho, … Continue reading

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Adventure isn’t paved


Aug. 19: Many of you have followed the adventures of Stewball but I just downloaded a couple of pictures that were taken on our rally to Alaska that I wanted to share. It’s not often you get photos of your … Continue reading

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