In the last 5 years we visited beautiful and remarkable spots all over Africa with our Hanomag A-L 28 truck. We made thousands of brilliant photos. Today we want to show you our 20 favorite photos of our 4×4 truck at special places in Africa.

01 – The white desert in Egypt

white desert, Egypt

The white desert – our highlight in Egypt – extraordinary white rock formations, hardly any tourists and noone wants to sell you souvenirs. And there are, unlikely for Egypt, no plastic bags flying around.

02 – Christmas on Sinai, Egypt

Nuweiba, Sinai, Egypt

In Nuweiba we celebrated our first christmas in Africa. It is also our first christmas under palm trees.

03 – Jebel Barkal, Sudan

Jebel Barkal, Sudan

Sudan has almost no tourist, so there is a high chance to be alone at the pyramids of Jebel (Mount) Barkal.

04 – Lake Turkana, Kenya

Lake Turkana, Kenya, Ethiopia

The rough and hot area around beautiful Lake Turkana is supposed to be the cradle of mankind

05 – Meeting people from a local tribe on the “Turkana Route” from Ethiopia to Kenya

Lake Turkana, Kenya

The Hanomag did not just visit amazing places, he also met interesting people, like the people we met at Lake Turkana.

06 – Crossing the equator in Kenya

Equator crossing in Nanyuki, Kenya

In Nanyuki, Kenya, it’s the first time we cross the equator.

07 – Main road in Kenya

Main road in Kenya

According to our maps we are on a main road in south western Kenya…

08 – The Hanomag takes a rest from travelling at Tiwi Beach, Kenya

Tiwi Beach, Kenya

Tiwi Beach at the southern coast of Kenya is a famous meeting point for travellers. We loved that place, so we stay for one month.

09 – At the Bujangali Falls in Uganda

Bujangali Falls in Uganda

Sadly the Bujangali falls were flooded in 2011 when they build a new dam for electricity production.

10 – Crossing the equator again, this time in Uganda

Crossing the equator in Uganda

In Uganda we cross the equator again, this time from south to north.

11 – In Biwindi Rain Forest

Biwindi Rain Forest Uganda

Declared UNESCO World Cultural Heritage in 1994, Biwindi Rain Forest is habitat of the endangered mountain gorilla.

12 – Dune No. 7 in Namibia

Biwindi Rain Forest Uganda

13 – The Hanomag at Cape Of Good Hope, South Africa

Hanomag A-L 28 at Cape of good Hope South Africa

We reached one of our destinations, the famous Cape Of Good Hope

14 – Cape Agulhas, the southern most tip of Africa

Cape Agulhas, the southern most tip of Africa

The southern most tip of Africa is not at Cape Of Good Hope, it is at Cape Agulhas.

Cape Agulhas is also the beginning of the dividing line between the Atlantic and Indian Ocean.

15 – Sunset at Atlantic Ocean


Sunset in South Africa, Atlantic Ocean

One of many beautiful bush camps with breathtaking sunsets over the Atlantic Ocean.

16 – Makgadikgadi Pans in Botswana

Magkadikadi Pans, Botswana

The Makgadikgadi Pans in North East Botswana are the third biggest saltpans in the world (8400 km²)

17 – Game Drive in Moremi Game reserve, Botswana

Game Drive in Moremi, Botswana

Game Drive in Moremi Game Reserve, a part of the Okavanga Delta, that is rich in game

18 – The Hanomag in one of our favorite Nationalpark – Mana Pools in Zimbabwe

Mana Pools, Zimbabwe

Mana Pools is the only park with the Big Five in Africa where you are allowed to walk alone (permit needed).

19 – Relaxing under palm trees at Lake Malawi

Lake Malawi

20 – Enjoying wildlife at South Luangwa NP, Zambia

Sunset at South Luangwa, Zambia

The Hanomag on a campsite with view on the Nationalpark. Surrounded by Elephants, Hippos, Mangoose and 2 snakes visiting while writing this article…

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