HARD-WORKING WOMEN WITH PEELED CASAVA/MANIOC. MANIOC, MAIZE, MANGOES, SWEET POTATOES AND RICE IS A MAIN DISH SERVED WITH FISH OR WITHOUT WITH SOME COOKED/FRIED LEAF VEGETABLES
MY FRIEND SAYING HELLO TO YOU AND WISHING TO NOT BE EATEN BY HUMANS :)
HAND-MADE BOATS FLOATING ON THE LAKE TANGANYIKA
MY LOVELY HOST FAMILY WHO WELCOMED A STRANGER COMING BY BICYCLE TO THE LAND WHERE IS TOO HARD TO GET TO. i WAS THE ONLY LIGHT SKIN PERSON IN THEIR MEMORY. THE ELDERS REMEMBER ONE FISHERMAN FROM GREECE WHO CAME FOR A SHORT TIME AND MADE ONE WOMAN PREGNANT. I MET THE FRUIT, AROUND 50 YEARS OLD WOMEN, OF THEIR RELATIONSHIP LATER ON (NOT IN THE PHOTO)
IF YOU HAVE JUST WHAT IS AROUND YOU MAKE PEOPLE UNDERSTAND IT'S A PARADISE WHERE YOU MAKE AND CREATE THINGS NOT BUY. A BOY IS MAKING A BALL TO PLAY FOOTBALL WITH HIS FRIENDS IN THE JUNGLE :)
THAT IS HOW THE ADULTS MAKE HOME-MADE ALCOHOL
Welcome to like my travel blog where I will be updating my photos and stories from 6 different bicycle journeys in 2006, 2007-2008, 2009, 2010-2014, 2014-2015 and in 2016 and from the future bicycle long journeys. You can organize me a public live photo screening with my stories :)
In summer 2006 I cycled across Ukraine, Romania, Hungary and Slovakia and crossed many high mountain ranges ;)
In 2007/2008- 14 months travelling by bicycle and hitch-hiking alone across Western Europe and across 4 African countries like Morocco, Western Sahara, Mauritania, Senegal and Gambia.
2009- I have travelled for 4 months. 2 months having cycled from Poland across Ukraine, Moldova, Romania, Bulgaria to Turkey where the truck driver crashed me. I cured myself after the car accident. Then 2 months having hitch-hiked to Greek Lesbos island and across Turkey and Kurdistan.
09.06.2010-19.03.2014 I have cycled for almost 4 years.
I went across Poland-->Belarus-->Ukraine--> Romania-->Bulgaria-->Turkey--> Greece--> Balkan countries (Macedonia- FYROM, Kosovo, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Albania, Croatia and Serbia)--> Cyprus--> Lebanon--> Jordan--> 3 months around Israel and Palestine (West Bank) under occupation by Israel---> 3 months around Egypt (Sinai, all the way down the Nile river and all the Oasis across the desert)---> The North Sudan---> Ethiopia --> Kenya--> Uganda--> Rwanda--> Burundi--> Tanzania--> Zambia--> Zimbabwe--> Botswana--> South Africa--> Swaziland--> Mozambique--> South Africa.
July 2014-March 2015Czech Republic, Germany, Switzerland, France to Cataluña and Basque Country along the coast to Portugal and Africa by bicycle for 3rd time and went along the Mediterranean Sea coast of Morocco across Rif and Atlas mountains and Sahara desert to Mauritania, Senegal, Gambia, Casamance, Guinea Bissau.
In autumn 2017 I did Scandinavia.
Soon in June 2017 AROUND THE WORLD BICYCLE JOURNEY across Euroepe, Asia and South America!
IF YOU WANT TO SUPPORT MY BICYCLE JOURNEY AROUND THE WORLD YOU ARE WELCOME. I WILL THANK YOU HERE PERSONALLY :)
Name: Lukasz Ogonowski
Bank account: 04-1140—2004-0000-3502-7586-0577 MBANK
IF YOU HAVE ANY CAMERA YOU DON'T NEED OR WOULD LIKE TO OFFER PLEASE CONTACT ME AND I WILL THANK YOU HERE ON A BLOG PERSONALLY :)
I highly recommend 2 non-profit hospitality exchange projects like the touring cyclist hospex https://www.warmshowers.org/ and not only for cyclists but all kinds of travelers https://www.bewelcome.org/